Economy

January 19, 2015

For Better of For Worse? Marriage and Taxes

The day you walked down the aisle, you dreamed about all the things that come with happily ever after – from moonlit walks on the beach […]
January 16, 2015

Banking Tech: Wearables – the Wave of the Future?

As smart watches and glasses proliferate, banking and payments via these devices will too, says Juniper Research.  Industry vendors have been working to integrate smart wearable […]
January 15, 2015

Why Did My Credit Score Drop?

Being late on one bill can’t hurt your credit score that much, right? Wrong! Not only can a single, small late payment slice 100 points off […]
January 14, 2015

The Emerging Threats to Banks in 2015

From hacks to leaks to serious data breaches, 2014 proved to be quite a challenging year for banks.  Large security incidents included JPMorgan Chase’s August breach […]
January 13, 2015

Experian Now Offers FICO Credit Scores

Experian, one of the three primary credit bureaus, is now offering FICO scores when consumers sign up for its credit-monitoring products and services.  FICO is the […]
January 12, 2015

5 Money-Saving Apps to Start Off the New Year

Made a New Year’s resolution to start saving more money? Have you started the 52-week savings challenge?  Jean Chatzky, financial journalist and finance editor for NBC’s […]