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Are your government benefits safe if you walk away from a Veterans Affairs-backed mortgage? [...]
Fri, May 19, 2017
Source Bankrate
Just 15 states are paying enough into their public pension funds to both pay promised benefits to retirees and pay down pension debt. [...]
Wed, Aug 24, 2016
Source Personal finance news – CNNMoney.com
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Remember that new premium travel credit card we reported on last week? The one with the massive $1,500 sign-on bonus? Well, prospective cardholders can now apply. Chase has officially launched its Sapphire Reserve. The new travel credit card touts a laundry list of perks, including a standard rewards program offering three [...]
Wed, Aug 24, 2016
Source Credit.com
U.S. colleges and universities are more card-friendly, but fees for charging tuition are rising, according to a new CreditCards.com survey. [...]
Tue, Aug 23, 2016
Source CreditCards.com
Financial exploitation robs millions of older people of their money and property annually. To prevent and respond to the growing crisis of elder financial exploitation, people are working together in hundreds of communities across our nation. [...]
Mon, Aug 22, 2016
Source Comsumer Finance
TJ Maxx Credit Card Review
Rating: 4.5 / 5 Source http://www.cardhub.com/edu/tj-maxx-credit-card-review/ [...]
Fri, Aug 19, 2016
Source Card Hub
A new survey of over 1,000 student loan holders by Credit Karma working with Qualtrics finds that the majority are carrying $10,000 to $50,000 for their educational experience and many of them are using payments above the minimum, refinancing, consolidation or federal repayment programs to manage the burden. The majority of [...]
Thu, Aug 18, 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