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February 3, 2014

Hey 20-Somethings … Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

If you think a 401(k) is the name of a new indie band, then we need to have a serious discussion about retirement. Americans today are […]
January 24, 2014

Credit Card Debt Grows Among Those With Poor Credit

Consumers with low credit scores account for an increasingly large chunk of the nation’s credit card debt, with subprime borrowers carrying more than three times the […]
January 22, 2014

A Change is Gonna Come: New Mortgage Rules for 2014

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) thinks it can stave off a future housing crisis with new regulations. Starting Jan. 10, a bevy of new rules […]
January 21, 2014

2014 Predictions: Mortgage and Real Estate

In December, the New York Times ran a great article about what Americans can expect in the upcoming year when it comes to mortgages and home […]
January 7, 2014

What Does Brutal Winter Weather Mean for Businesses?

The harsh winter weather and extreme cold temperatures have virtually shut down many states and threaten to crush businesses in the mid-west, mid-Atlantic and along the […]
January 6, 2014

What Bill Do Most Americans Pay First?

If you want to know Americans’ priorities, just look at who’s got the keys to their hearts: their cars. Unfortunately, that affection can put them on […]
December 30, 2013

10 Personal Finance Predictions for 2014

This year there were a number of improvements in the personal finance arena, from longer 0% interest periods for credit cards to hints that checking account […]
December 19, 2013

Even the Wealthy Pinch Pennies This Holiday

It’s not just low-income shoppers who are pulling back on spending for loved ones and themselves this holiday season. Wealthy folks are watching their dollars, too. […]
December 17, 2013

Foreclosure is Not the End of Homeownership

If your home was foreclosed upon during the recent housing crash, you might think there’s no chance for you to ever own a home again. But […]