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Common Mistakes Made With Money

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Budgeting for the short-term. Research suggests that creating an annual budget instead of a monthly one works best, largely because we feel less confident in our annual estimates, so we...

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How To Get Approved For A Credit Card

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Before filling in a credit card application, it’s worth doing your homework to see if you’re likely to be accepted. If you’ve been turned down in the past, say, or...

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Tips For Preventing Credit Card Fraud

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Whether you begin buying gifts after Thanksgiving on Black Friday or online on Cyber Monday, you’re contributing to the busiest shopping season of the year. According to the National Retail...

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7 Most Common Credit Card Fees

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Want to learn more about some of the most common credit card fees? Here’s everything you ought to stay alert for … #1: Annual Fee–  A once-a-year charge for owning...

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Don’t Cancel That Credit Card!

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Unless your idea of “streamlined” finances is having eight credit cards in your wallet (that’s about how many the average card-carrying U.S. citizen hauls around), you’ve probably considered canceling some...

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Credit Cards You Should Avoid

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Sometimes all credit cards can seem alike — or, at least, not different enough to spend a lot of time trying to figure out their differences. We sympathize with the...

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Who Can Get An American Express Black Card?

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The qualifications for the “black card” (officially called the Centurion card) from American Express have changed slightly since the card first came out in 1999, but they’ve always been strict....