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September 27, 2012

Yesterday, we addressed 4 reasons you could be better renting than buying your home, and today we’re going to look at the flip side of the coin&...
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September 26, 2012

A recent study by Demos, College on a Credit Card shows that student loans are not the only financial problem plaguing today’s college students...
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September 25, 2012

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is punishing credit card issuers that misled cardholders into buying payment protection and credit monitoring...
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September 25, 2012

For years, so many financial analysts told us we were better off owning a home rather than renting one. But significant changes have taken place in th...
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September 21, 2012

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau plans on revising a rule that currently prevents many stay-at-home spouses from obtaining their own credit ca...
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September 20, 2012

A recent study performed by Chase bank determined that money is the number one cause of conflict for engaged couples, newlyweds and new parents. While...
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September 18, 2012

As the economy starts to slowly improve, consumers are starting to charge more on their credit cards. Many people who closed accounts or had accounts ...
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September 13, 2012

Texting is a quick and popular form of communication. It is also becoming a popular way for scammers to trick you into giving out your credit card num...
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September 13, 2012

By now, the majority of college students are back on campus and diving into a new semester.  Since the credit markets are still fairly tight, getting...
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September 11, 2012

Credit cards come with dozens of small added conveniences for their card holders. Arguably one of the best features any credit card offers is to us...
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