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Ways to Keep Monthly Service Charges Low

It’s an all too common story. After taking time to compare services and rates before signing an annual contract, the anniversary arrives and that affordable cable programming or cell phone service suddenly becomes much more expensive.  It may be due to the fact that your contract was for a promotional rate that expired or simplyMore »

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Data Breach? Don’t Ditch Your Card Just Yet

Major cyber attacks reported by the media, like the recent breach of the user database at eBay, tend to play on our fears and instill distrust, even when the thieves don’t actually obtain any sensitive information. The way these stories are framed may have you thinking it’s only a matter of time before you’re victimized andMore »

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5 Personality Traits of The Rich & Successful

Why is one person able to live debt-free while another is constantly worrying about how to pay their creditors? Generally, as with any group, debt-free consumers have a lot in common. In fact, they share many of the same personality traits as the rich and successful. If you want to be debt-free, learning these qualitiesMore »

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A Financial Foundation for College Students

Here’s something many college students may not know – money management during your college years has a direct impact on your employment opportunities after college. No matter how high your GPA is, potential employers will pass you by for another job candidate, if you have a dismal credit history. And it’s not just about excessMore »

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Lower Your Debt with Personal Sequestration

With all of the news coverage about the federal deficit and the impact it has on the economy, ‘sequester’ has become a commonly used term in the media. The word means to ‘set apart’ or ‘segregate’ and describes the law of sequestration that was recently implemented; mandating cuts to defense and domestic spending. It cameMore »

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Reasons Banks Can Raise Your Interest Rate

New laws provide protection but your interest rate can still be increased…

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Your Mail May Reflect Your Credit Health

Be sure to keep an eye out for these warning signs in your mailbox…

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