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August 5, 2013

Looking to Cut Your Mortgage Payment?

For consumers purchasing or refinancing a home with less than 20% equity or 20% down, there’s a little-known fee that will apply to the total mortgage […]
August 2, 2013

The 10 Most Easily Stolen ATM Card PINs

How safe are your debit and credit cards? Identity theft and fraud affect millions of Americans every year. And depending on how much thought you put […]
August 1, 2013

Is the "American Dream" a Thing of the Past?

The American dream of owning a home is causing some house shoppers to have sleepless nights. A survey released by Trulia found that prospective buyers are […]
July 30, 2013

World's Shortest Work Weeks

Americans work an average of 38 hours a week, even after factoring in part-time jobs. CNNMoney found these 10  industrialized nations where workers have shorter hours. […]
July 25, 2013

5 Financial Corners You Should Never Cut

We’re always looking for ways to save money and stretch our dollars to their fullest potential. There is plenty of advice out there on where to […]
July 16, 2013

Are We Raising a Nation of Spenders or Savers?

It’s not exactly a secret that kids look to their parents for money, starting with allowances when they’re young and sometimes escalating to loans when they’re […]
July 14, 2013

76% of Americans Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck

The economy isn’t getting better and the unemployment numbers we keep seeing are far from accurate. According to CNN Money, 76% of Americans are living paycheck-to-paycheck.  […]
July 5, 2013

Happy July – The Halfway Point

On the Fourth of July, we celebrate our freedom! And what better way to put yourself on a path to freedom from debt than to make […]
June 27, 2013

Iraq Veteran Forgiven of $8,000 Debt

Sergeant Jacob Gayer served in the United States Army for 9 years, spending some of that time in Iraq.  Gayer, who was honorably discharged, had received […]