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Saving Money Without Making Huge Sacrifices

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If you’re looking for advice on the best savings strategies, most of the information you’ll read online will suggest making serious sacrifices. Money experts might tell you to scratch an upcoming vacation, stop shopping or…

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Here’s Why You Should Never Turn Down a Job Interview

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You may not be actively looking for a new job, but if you have a LinkedIn profile or a profile on another career site, company recruiters may reach out to you about possible employment with…

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5 of the Biggest Costly Mistakes Renters Make

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You might be excited and ready to move into a new place, especially if you’re spreading your wings and leaving your mom and dad’s house for the first time. But even if you do your…

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Roasted Chicken with Sage Butternut Squash and Red Potatoes

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Editor’s note: When you walk in the door to a hungry family, weeknights can get tricky. Keeping the food on your dinner table interesting while sticking to a budget is a challenge. AvantCredit Payments Specialist…

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Losing Your Job? Here’s How to Protect Your Savings

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It should come as no surprise that you need a savings account. But not just an account — an account with actual funds in it. Unexpected expenses like a home repair, a car repair or…

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7 Ways for Singles to Stay in Control of Their Finances

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If you’re single and can pay your bills with no help from your parents or a partner, you deserve a high-five. The cost of living isn’t getting any cheaper – and depending on where you…

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The 6 Best Financial Resources Online

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The first step in taking control of your finances is having the right financial resources available to you. We talked to our team and asked them for the tools and resources they recommend to friends…

5 Ways to Turn Down Requests for Money

, Mikey Rox, 1 Comment

Between high unemployment and the fact that the majority of Americans can’t afford a $1,000 emergency, according to a survey by the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, it’s no surprise that most people aren’t where…

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Little Known Factors That Can Impact Your Credit Score

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We’ve taken a look at what a credit score is and how your credit score is calculated, now we want to give you some serious insights. There are number of things that may impact your credit…

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Q&A with John Sun, Chief Risk and Credit Officer at AvantCredit

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AvantCredit received some recent press highlighting how the company uses data to tailor loans to the unique financial situations of its customers. On Better Terms, the AvantCredit blog, sat down with co-founder/Chief Risk and Credit…