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Ways You Can Actually Save Money with Your Credit Card

Depending on your past experience with credit cards, you might feel that these plastic cards and debt go hand-in-hand. And for some people, this is certainly the case. However, a credit card in your possession won’t necessarily put you on the fast track toward debt. It’s all about responsible use; and once you have a […]

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Is It Time to Trade in Your Cash Back Credit Card?

Cash back rewards can be great. They are pretty gimmick-free and give you money in your pocket for being responsible and paying off your bills on time. Most people can earn a few hundred dollars a year in rewards from cash back. That’s good, but you can do better if you consider travel rewards. They’re […]

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Your Credit Card Was Hacked, Now What?

With major retailers revealing the breach of their customers’ credit and debit card data, it is more important than ever to protect yourself.  It is becoming easier for hackers to steal and use customer card information, so it is your responsibility to be on the lookout.  So, what do you do if your debit or […]

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Who Should Use Balance Transfer Credit Cards To Get Out Of Debt?

Debt plagues tons of consumers worldwide. Although credit card debt was a problem for some 15 years ago, the financial recession the world faced recently has really exacerbated the problem. The biggest issue with credit card debt is that it inherently comes with high interest rates. So, by decreasing those interest rates, many consumers who […]

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Resolutions for the New Year That Will Build Wealth

The new year is a perfect time to reflect upon the past year and resolve to make improvements in not only personal areas of your life but your financial matters as well. Here are several examples of how small changes can result in large savings. De-Clutter Your Life De-cluttering your life can not only feel […]

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5 Things You Should be Doing to Lower Credit Card Debt

Lets be realistic, most of us will probably never be debt free. In fact, the average American carries over $80,000 in mortgage debt at age 65 and leaves a balance of about $60,000 to their estate. We need debt in order to make major purchases like a home, a car, or an RV. There are […]

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