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Starting now, many of you may be able to file your taxes for free. See if you qualify for the free program.
Having trouble borrowing money for a personal loan at a bank? I want to talk to you about another opportunity called peer-to-peer (P2P) lending. Try these options if you can't borrow from a bank P2P lending is a way to cut the banks out of the equation and allow people ...
One of the most common questions about budgeting is, "How do you budget for big unplanned expenses?" Here's the unfortunate answer: you can't. But don't abandon all hope just yet... 4 simple steps to start an emergency fund I remember this one particularly expensive time when we owned an Audi (bad purchase, ...
The IRS Free File program is now active with links to free tax prep software that's available for about 75% of American taxpayers. In order to use this program, you must have an adjusted gross income of less than $60,000. That still means your effective income can be somewhere in ...
There are now more payday lenders in America than there are McDonald’s. Why you should avoid payday loans.
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Some smart phone apps are better than others when it comes to helping you control your budget.
There’s no arguing that technology has made an indescribable impact on our everyday lives. With all of the innovations staring at us practically every minute, it makes it hard to remember the “old days.” Harken back to when your print newspaper was waiting for you on the front step in ...
Your credit score shouldn't be a mystery. Now there's a new way you may be able to see your FICO score for free every month. I've long talked about CreditKarma.com, which allows you to see your non-FICO credit score for free. CreditKarma is a totally free service that makes money ...
According to USA.gov, Americans consistently choose the same types of resolutions. While many attempt to find ways to better their financial situation by cutting back on fancy coffee or ditching cable in the new year, why not prevent a potential money hazard instead? Start early by getting ready for tax ...