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I was 18 when I got my first credit card. There was a booth on my college campus offering a t-shirt and a voucher to the local...


Tags: Credit Cards

The summer BBQ is a tradition pretty much everyone loves. It's an opportunity to get together with loved ones, eat good food,...


Tags: Saving

Memorial Day might give you an extra day off work, but it offers much more than just a chance to fire up the grill. Don’t...


Tags: Budgeting, Holiday Smarts

Identity theft has become big business for criminals as the issue continues to plague Americans. In 2019, the Consumer...


Tags: Identity Theft

An alarming trend in the U.S. has seen millions of people having to weigh the costs of necessities like groceries and rent...


Tags: Budget Hacks, Personal Finance

Across the United States, grocery stores have empty shelves as Americans stock up on supplies and food in response to the...


Tags: Budgeting

How do most kids learn to excel at the important things in life? Education and practice are the main ingredients. Yet most...


Tags: Just for Fun, Personal Finance

Who's ready for a bit of good news? 🙋‍♀️ You might have some extra money coming your way from the government this spring. 


Tags: In the News

Shopping for a loan? Whether it’s for a car, house, or a life-size replica of that thing from Alien, you’ll see the same three...


Tags: Dollars & Cents, Home Ownership