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There are no two ways about it. Online shopping is the method of choice for many shoppers looking to cross things off their...


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There are a lot of ways to pay your bills these days electronic transfers, debit and credit cards, and digital methods...


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You may already know that Baby Step 1 is saving $1,000 for a starter emergency fund. It might seem daunting to save up that...


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The word 401k is synonymous with retirement, but how many of us actually know all the rules around 401ks? We've made this FAQ...


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APY, APR, CD, MMA... Let's face it, there are a lot of acronyms in banking. With most of us entering the real world with...


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