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The Smoothest Road To Your First Credit Card
The Smoothest Road To Your First Credit Card

Recent (and soon-to-be) college grads: this week, we’re looking at you. So much is changing so quickly and suddenly you’re workin...

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Time is Of The Essence
Time is Of The Essence

Credit cards can be helpful if used correctly. They provide an avenue to good credit, allow you to rack up rewards and more. Howe...

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Checking Your Credit Score Just Got That Much More Important
Checking Your Credit Score Just Got That Much More Important

Last year, there were more than 6,500 data breaches, according to a study by the Consumer Federation of America and VantageScore....

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Three Point Stance
Three Point Stance

Rewards can make a credit card worth its weight in gold. If you can max out the benefits offered, and pay off your balance each m...

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The Fed Cut Rates
The Fed Cut Rates

The Federal Reserve has voted to cut the federal funds rate to a range of 1.75 percent to 2 percent. What does that mean for you?...

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Millennials and Credit Score
Millennials and Credit Score

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Easy as 1,2,3
Easy as 1,2,3

If you’ve had trouble keeping your credit score as high as you’d like it to be, it might help to simplify things a bit. Below is ...

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Better Score, Better Mortgage
Better Score, Better Mortgage

One of the first steps in the house buying process should be working on increasing your credit score. Yes, we know. This is not a...

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Jump to Action after Identity Theft
Jump to Action after Identity Theft

Hopefully you’ve never had your identity stolen. If you have, you know what a pain — in more ways than one — it can be. You not o...

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