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


Tags: Saving

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...


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

They say home is where the heart is. Yet it can also be a source of heartache when a high mortgage balance is hanging over...


Tags: Home Ownership

Eat healthier, exercise more, pick up a new hobby… these classic New Year’s resolutions probably date as far back as the...


Tags: Work Life

With the holiday season drawing to a close, the thought of prepping your finances for the New Year may not seem like a top...


Tags: Budgeting, Holiday Smarts, Personal Finance