Recession

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 17, 2014

Target Breach: Changing Card PIN is Only the First Step

Changing the security code for your debit card may be as easy 1-2-3 following a widespread data breach at Target but guarding your personal information from […]
January 15, 2014

Target Offers Free Credit Monitoring for Customers

Target said Monday that its customers may now sign up for a free year of credit monitoring and identity theft protection, as part of its response […]
January 14, 2014

Don't Fear Credit: 5 Reasons Credit Scores are Scary

Credit is all sorts of fun. At least the folks at Credit.com think so – but they also realize not everyone shares their enthusiasm. The mention […]
January 13, 2014

Personal Finance: What's In and Out for 2014

So what are the 2014 trends when it comes to money? DaveRamsey.com takes a look at the things that some might view as a passing fad […]
January 10, 2014

Target's Data Breach Much Larger; Worst Is Yet to Come

Today, Target announced that had extensively revised the number of customers whose personal information was stolen in a widespread data hack during the holiday season, bringing […]
January 9, 2014

What to Buy in January

Did you spend too much on Christmas presents? Are Christmas gift cards burning a hole in your pocket? Regardless which side of the fence you fall […]
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 […]