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The only time to take out a HELOC loan

The only time to take out a HELOC loan

Your ability to borrow against the value of your home is returning. But there's only one circumstance when you should ever consider doing a Home Equity Line of Credit.

How Do You Teach Kids About Money?

How do you teach your kids about money? If you don't do it, one thing is certain: They'll learn their lesson in the school of hard knocks...and you don't want that. As a parent, there is so much you can do in this arena, yet a recent T. Rowe Price ...

Loan help for large health deductible plans

Loan help for large health deductible plans

If you have a large deductible on your health insurance, a new hospital trend could help you get an interest-free loan to pay that bill.

Fake IRS Phone Scam Making the Rounds

Just before the holiday rush, scamsters are working overtime trying to get your money in a continuing phone scam. The Internal Revenue Service reports sophisticated IRS impostors are calling people and demanding immediate payment. In some cases they're also impersonating local law enforcement and threatening you with immediate arrest unless ...

Retirees: Why to stay with your employer's saving plan

Retirees: Why to stay with your employer's saving plan

When you're ready to retire, you may get a pitch about moving your retirement money out of your employer's plan. Think twice before you do. Here's why.

Fee-Free Online Banking Options

Online banks are free to use, generally don't have surprise gotcha fees, and are winning rave reviews from customers. In general, online banking appeals to younger folks who don't want branches or even to look at someone face-to-face when they do their finances. USAA Federal Savings Bank, which caters to ...

Gas Stations Have New Way To Stop Credit Card Thieves

Banks are losing the battle against credit card thieves, and no place do the thieves strike more than at the gas station. The Washington Post  reports credit card fraud is 4 times greater at gas stations than any other form of retailer! At the moment, if you use a credit ...

Scam Alert: Rogue debt collectors

Scam Alert: Rogue debt collectors

Phony debt collectors are now hacking the databases of real debt collectors -- and you're the victim. Here's the scoop.

Not All Credit Card Comparison Shopping Sites Created Equal

The banksters are at it again. The Wall Street Journal  says there's dirty dealings going on, with many popular credit card comparison sites lying to you when you go to pick the best credit card. Following the CARD Act of 2009, comparison shopping for credit cards became so easy; the ...

4 Ways Your Finances Suffer When You Ignore Them

It’s tough to face challenges, problems, or issues in our financial lives. No one enjoys dealing with money matters that leave us confused, hopeless, or negative about our ability to succeed. Even focusing on the good stuff can be overwhelming. Some of our biggest financial goals will take years, if ...

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