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Is a Credit Card Crisis Underway

They call it a credit card; a small plastic card that allows the holder the ability to obtain goods or services before actual payment, based…

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Understanding Interest: Things to Know

Without a calculator or Google, can you answer the following questions? If I borrow $2500 for the year at 9.25% APR, what is the total…

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Choosing a Small Loan: Here Are Some Options

Are you considering getting a small loan? It’s a big decision. Consider the following before making your decision. Many Americans are still worried about the…

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Strategize Your Debt With a Plan

You can get out of debt! However, it’s going to require a strategy. Here is what you need to do. List Our Your Debt The…

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Bank versus Credit Union: A Comparison

Confused about the differences between a Bank and a Credit Union? Don’t be ashamed, from the outside looking in, they can appear to be very…

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Money Market Accounts: The Benefit

When most people think about saving money, they think about a simple savings account. You might have even thought about getting one yourself. You may…

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CD Ladder – What You Should Know

Looking for a low-risk investment strategy? Have you heard of a CD Ladder yet? If not, then allow to me share this little nugget of…

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Refinance Your Credit

Have you had your mortgage or auto loan for a while now? Have you looked at interest rates lately? If you are like most people,…

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Money, Jobs, Banks and Debt

Wages have been stagnating for years, but prices continue to increase and the value of our labor is decreasing. This is essentially robbery, and education…

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Raising Minimum Wage

I received a message about minimum wage that said – Bernie Sanders said, “They’re just factually wrong. In my state of Vermont, our minimum wage…