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Jan. 6, 2023

Six Ways to Trick Yourself Into Saving Money

6 Ways to Trick Yourself Into Saving Money

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The savings rate in America is pretty abysmal. Fifty-seven percent of Americans have less than $1,000 in their savings accounts, according to a 2017 GOBanking Rates survey.

Without savings, people can be forced to take on debt when they lose their ...

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Jan. 2, 2023

How To Dispute Credit Report Errors

How to Dispute Credit Report Errors

If you’ve checked your credit reports lately for errors, congratulations! That’s a smart first step to improving your credit score, which can make getting approved for home loans and credit cards, along with getting the best interest rates, a lot easier.

Errors can be ...

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Dec. 29, 2022

Cash-Back Credit Card Mistakes to Avoid

Cash-Back Credit Card Mistakes to Avoid

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A cash-back credit card can result in 5 percent or more back on your purchases, essentially giving you a small discount for everything you buy with a credit card.

But that perk can cost you some money in the long run, if you’re not ...

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