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  • Top 5 Credit Cards for Travel Benefits

    Top 5 Credit Cards for Travel Benefits

    One of the hardest things to figure out when planning a trip abroad is how to handle your money in a foreign country. Should you get money exchanged before you leave or when you get there? Should you carry enough cash for the whole trip or just an emergency stash? One thing you will need,

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  • How to Redeem Rewards From Your Credit Card

      You can obtain a variety of free stuff with certain rewards credit cards, if you are a cardholder. For example, if you were to acquire one of the most popular travel credit cards, you could probably depend on being able to stay at certain hotels for free or get discounted airfares along with other

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  • Building Credit as a Student

    Getting that First Line of Credit As a student there are a few ways to first obtain a line of credit. Any young adult should know what to do to begin building up a good credit score and having good credit at a young age. This isn’t on most students mind, but will be instrumental

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  • Corinthian College Students to Receive More Debt Relief

    It was announced earlier in the month, that students who attended Corinthian Colleges Inc. are eligible for speedier debt relief for their student loans. California Attorney General, Kamala Harris, and the Department of Education officials have investigated the now- collapsed education chain and found misrepresentations from the chain of colleges. Students were misinformed about how

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  • Low Cost Options for Furthering your Education

    Education is one of the most valuable investments you can make. Not only is being knowledgeable and skilled in a particular field key to earning a good income. It also refines the mind and makes life more fulfilling.   However, with the ever-rising cost of education, a lot of people are left wondering whether it’s

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  • How To Keep Your Credit Score Up This Holiday Season

    The holidays are fast approaching, and with them the unshakable urge to give one of a kind gifts and spread some holiday cheer. It’s tempting to wrack up some credit card bills in the spirit of the season, but when those massive bills hit card statements in the new year and the credit scores drop,

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  • How Student Debt Can Help You Build Credit

    If you’re a recent college grad, you’re probably no stranger to student debt. These days, the average college student graduates with $29,000 in loans. In fact, college loans are the only category within the realm of consumer debt that’s failed to decrease since the 2008 economic recession. Americans owe a whopping $1.2 trillion in total.

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  • Bad Credit and Mortgages

    Now is a great time to buy a home. There are plenty to choose from and prices have never been lower. But if you have bad credit there are a few things you should know before you start house hunting. 1. Qualifying for a mortgage loan may be difficult Unfortunately, it often doesn’t matter how

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