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Personal loans have grown in popularity. In these cities, you'll find the best rates. [...]
Sat, Dec 17, 2016
Source Bankrate
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Being your own boss definitely has its advantages — flexibility, upward mobility, the chance to take your business in the direction you choose — but at tax time, being self-employed can be a challenge. Here's a look at what's expected of you when you go to work for yourself. Self-Employment Tax Like [...]
Sun, Feb 14, 2016
Source Credit.com
Eastern Illinois University laid off 198 staff members this week, and the college president is blaming the state legislature. [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016
Source Personal finance news – CNNMoney.com
Take these steps to protect your credit and help your spouse improve theirs [...]
Fri, Feb 12, 2016
Source CreditCards.com
Join the CFPB's Consumer Advisory Board for a meeting with Director Cordray where we will discuss the Bureau's strategic outlook and Financial Well-Being. The meeting will take place on Thursday, February 25 from 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. EST. The meeting will be held at: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Second Floor Auditorium 1275 [...]
Wed, Feb 10, 2016
Source Comsumer Finance
Best Credit Cards Valentines
For many of us, the countdown to February 14 brings with it an increasing level of stress as we struggle to find a great present, make a reservation at the right restaurant and, most importantly, find a way to pay for it all. Source http://www.cardhub.com/edu/best-credit-cards-valentines-day/ [...]
Tue, Feb 09, 2016
Source Card Hub
Credit Fumble data blog
Missing a utilities bill or credit card payment happens more than we'd like to admit. Letters requesting payment can be tossed in the recycling bin, caller ID can make it easy to avoid phone calls, but the debt does not disappear. After a few months it may be sent on, [...]
Wed, Feb 03, 2016
Source Credit Karma
School's out but summer won't last forever. Save money now on back-to-school prep by shopping smart with your credit cards. By shopping now, you'll land some great deals and avoid the [...] [...]
Fri, Jul 18, 2014
Source Card Ratings