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The Dos and Don’ts of Credit Cards

The Dos and Don’ts of Credit Cards

Credit cards can be a great personal finance tool when used right. The problem is that many people abuse them or just don’t know how to use them. Understanding the dos and don’ts of credit cards is the key to successfully managing and using your credit cards. ...
Building Credit from Scratch

Building Credit from Scratch

It takes credit to build credit, but if no one will give you credit without a credit score, what do you do? It’s not as hard as you think to build credit from scratch. Before we show you how to build credit, though, we’ll explain what credit is and why it’s...
Ask These 4 Questions Before Borrowing Money

Ask These 4 Questions Before Borrowing Money

Whether you’re seeking financial help for education, medical expenses, or a large home or auto purchase, borrowing responsibly is critical. Being well-informed on both the options available for loans and the terms of your specific loan is a must, and any missteps can...
Trying To Get Out Of Debt? Avoid These Mistakes.

Trying To Get Out Of Debt? Avoid These Mistakes.

If you have found yourself with seemingly-insurmountable debt, the road ahead can be unclear and perilous. Whether your balances are due to medical expenses, student loans, or credit cards, it can be incredibly challenging to get out of debt. Interest rates, loan...
Common Strategies for Reducing Debt

Common Strategies for Reducing Debt

Whether you have accrued debt from student loans, credit cards, or other means, getting out of debt can take decades of hard work. High interest rates, unexpected expenses, and low earnings can all contribute to mounting debt. Fortunately, there are some approaches...