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College

Countdown to Repayment: How College Students Should Prepare for their Student Loans

If you’re edging ever closer to college graduation, you may be feeling a touch anxious about the future. Don’t worry,…
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Budgeting

Budgeting Basics

Whether you’re planning your first budget or re-evaluating your current budget, the ground rules listed below will set you up…
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Adulting 101

Where You Seek Financial Advice Says a Lot About You

How did you decide where to open your first bank account? Where did you learn to budget or pay bills?…
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Budgeting

Use Psychology to Build a Budget You’ll Stick With

When you start looking for financial advice (or any kind of advice, for that matter), experts will share their take…
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Adulting 101

It Pays To Start Saving Now

In case you haven’t heard, compound interest is the best. You may remember it as an equation you had to…
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Credit

Boost Your Credit Score: 4 Myths Debunked

Credit scores are an area of personal finance that seem a lot more mysterious than they actually are. Many people…
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Job Changes

Three Job Interview Mindsets

It’s the night before the interview. Your outfit is all laid out, your resumé is hot off the press and…
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Job Changes

Understanding and Directing Your Withholdings

You just got your paycheck. Your eyes scan down the list of deductions and settle on the most important part—your…
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Home & Auto

When Buying a Used Car Privately, Beware of “Curbstoning”

Auto dealers are expected to sell cars that meet certain consumer protection criteria. This may include providing a warranty that…
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