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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

Buying a car can be a fun and exciting experience — until you realize how expensive it is to buy from dealerships. (Not to...


Students are at a fragile financial time in their life: they likely don’t have a fixed stream of income, but they're expected...


Tags: Personal Finance

Thinking about buying your first home? Before you start dreaming about soaking up the sun on your new porch (and saying hasta...


They say never to discuss money, politics, or religion. But for many people, sharing your life with someone inevitably means...


Tags: Saving

Making a big purchase, consolidating debt, or covering emergency expenses with the help of financing feels great in the moment...


Tags: Personal Finance, Auto Loans

Let the Valentine’s Day planning begin. We know that if you could, you would totally buy your love a private island. Or drop ...


Tags: Holiday Smarts