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July 8, 2014

A Letdown Year For the Housing Market

Halfway into 2014, the housing market is falling well short of the bullish predictions economists and other pundits made at the beginning of the year. Reasons […]
July 4, 2014

Best Places to Celebrate Independence Day 2014

There’s nothing more American than going all-out on Fourth of July. We eat, we drink, we party and we blow stuff up – all in the […]
July 3, 2014

Americans are Fleeing the Suburbs

The American dream: a white picket fence and a patch of grass to call your own. In 2002 President Bush declared “owning a home lies at […]
July 1, 2014

Smartphones More Important Than Personal Hygiene?

Consumers are becoming more reliant on mobile devices in their daily routines, especially for financial matters. Bank of America released its inaugural “Trends in Consumer Mobility […]
June 24, 2014

The Worst Financial Mistakes Newlyweds Make

A recent Kansas State University study found that if couples argued about money at the beginning of their marriage, they were more likely to report poor […]
June 18, 2014

Living Paycheck to Paycheck? Time to Break the Cycle …

If you’ve ever been in this situation you know – living from one paycheck to the next makes peace of mind an elusive goal. But 38 […]
June 16, 2014

Deja Vu: Student Loan Problems Mimic Mortgage Defaults

Student loans, along with mortgages and car loans, have become one of the three largest sources of credit, exceeding credit-card debt. This growth in student debt […]
June 13, 2014

Planning for the Unplanned Moments

Good, bad or indifferent, life happens. Sometimes, it’s expensive and comes out of the blue. Whether it’s plunking down money you don’t have for a new […]
June 11, 2014

The "American Dream" is Dying

More than half of Americans think the so-called American Dream is dying. According to a new poll conducted by ORC International for CNNMoney, 59% of the […]