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How to Ruin Your Credit Without Even Trying

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There’s no shortage of ways to ruin your credit. If you have a basic understanding of how credit works, you might already know that paying bills late — or not at all — has a…

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Four Things That Won’t Improve Your Credit

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It’s recommend that everyone checks his or her credit report at least once a year, and you can get your free copies from AnnualCreditReport.com. It’s one of the best ways to keep up with your…

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Common Money Fights Between Couples and How to Avoid These

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There’s no guarantee that a marriage will last forever. In fact, about 40 to 50 percent of married couples in the United States divorce, says the American Psychological Association. Even more interesting is that a…

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10 Reasons Thanksgiving Shouldn’t Cost You Much Money

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Thanksgiving gets bundled in with Christmas as part of the “Holiday Season.” And in many ways, it is a big part of that time of the year. Yet the costly spending habits of Christmas have…

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7 Credit Card Perks You Never Knew You Had

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Even if you have several credit cards in your wallet, you might only use credit for an emergency or when you need funds between paychecks. Or if you’re looking to establish or rebuild your credit,…

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Moving in Together? 5 Money Rules You Shouldn’t Ignore

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When the relationship with your boyfriend or girlfriend feels right and you’re headed in the right direction, it might be time to take the union to the next step. But if you feel it’s too…

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5 Signs That You Have Terrible Money Management Skills

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Learning the ABC’s of money management is one way to be financially healthy. Good money management skills might result in more disposable income; and with more cash in your bank account, it’ll be easier to…

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Your Biggest Money Fears, and What You Can Do

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Having a firm grasp on your money can help you meet long-term and short-term financial goals. But even if you feel that you have complete control over your money, you might be unable to shake…

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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…