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“It’s amazing that parents get angry with their teens and adult children for not using a credit card wisely, but those same parents have invested nothing into helping their child understand anything about personal finance,” says Eva Baker, the founder of the blog TeensGotCents. Baker is well-versed on the importance of teaching kids about money, […]

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If you read or watch the news, you’ve likely noticed one scary thing: fraud is on the rise and perpetrators aren’t cutting victims any slack. This is even more evident as the holiday season gets closer, as consumers are trying to avoid the crazy shopping malls and opt to order gifts online instead. This is […]

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Are you in overwhelming debt? If so, you’ve probably considered debt consolidation. Some experts suggest taking advantage of non-profit credit counseling and consolidating your debt. They say it can help you gain financial traction more quickly. Others claim that consolidations loans are financial traps that should be avoided. Below, I’ll explain debt consolidation — in […]

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Debt is an important tool in your personal finance toolkit. But just as a hammer can be incredibly destructive if incorrectly used, debt can be misused and abused — to devastating results. Are you guilty of any of the top five worse debt decisions? 1. Using your 401(k) to pay off a loan There are […]

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If you haven’t heard, financial guru Suze Orman recently submitted a Change.org petition that encourages Congress to require banks to submit debit card information to credit bureaus. This has been a crusade of Orman’s for a while now. Back when she released her branded pre-paid debit card, the Approved card, she said that TransUnion would […]

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A common misconception about marriage is, that in addition to uniting two lives together, it also combines two credit scores. In actuality, your credit score is yours alone — no matter your marital status. That’s because your credit rating is an assessment of your individual creditworthiness, and the credit bureaus base that assessment on your […]

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