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June 17, 2014

Mobile Check Deposit May Carry High Fraud Risk

For consumers, snapping a smartphone photo of a paper check is a fast and convenient way to make a deposit. But it’s also a common way […]
June 5, 2014

New Jersey Tops Nation in Foreclosures

The percentage of New Jersey homes in foreclosure rose during the first quarter, sending the state past Florida with the highest share of mortgages in foreclosure […]
May 19, 2014

Is Today's Mortgage Market Worse Than Before the Crash?

In some respects, now is as bad a time for the mortgage business as the aftermath of the disaster of 2008. Of course, the crash was […]
May 13, 2014

5 Reasons You Might Want to Ditch Your Debit Card

Your debit card may work a lot like a credit card, but there are a few important distinctions that can make a world of difference. WisePiggy […]
May 9, 2014

Millionaires Support Tax on the Rich

In the heated debate over inequality, the wealthy are usually portrayed as the cause rather than the solution. But CNBC’s first-ever Millionaire Survey reveals that 51% […]
May 7, 2014

These Purchases Can Rob You Blind

You work hard for your money. But without even realizing it, money could be free falling out of your bank account. There are things you do […]
May 6, 2014

Banks Offer Debit On/Off Tools Due to Fraud Concerns

Ever since the Target data breach made national headlines late last year, customers at banks across the country have been deactivating and reactivating their debit cards […]
April 16, 2014

Chances of Getting Audited by IRS Lowest in Years

As millions of Americans raced to meet yesterday’s tax deadline, their chances of getting audited are lower than they have been in years. Budget cuts and […]
April 15, 2014

A Roundup of 2014 Tax Day Freebies

Here’s a Tax Day stumper: Would you rather pay your taxes – or eat a cookie? Pay your taxes – or get a massage? Pay your […]