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Millennials More Likely to Overdraft

Younger bank customers tend to spend more than they have

Overdraft and insufficient funds fees make up most of the checking account fees paid by…

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Millions are Committing Financial Infidelity

Are you guilty?

More than 7 million Americans have hidden a bank or credit card account from their…

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Consumer Tip: When to Close a Credit Card

Your daily money bite

There are times when you should close a credit card.

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Credit Cards

Credit Card Balance Transfer Offers Get More Generous

Act fast if you're thinking of transferring a balance

If you’re thinking of doing a credit card balance transfer, now might be the time.…

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TLC to Fund Final Album Through Kickstarter Campaign

Living members Chilli and T-Boz ready to make a music comeback

R&B group TLC announces new Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for the production of their…

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Report: Millennials Rank Cell Phone More Important than Toothbrush

Cell phones prove more valuable than dental and body hygiene for many

Bank of America research on cell phone trends reveals people value mobile devices more than…

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student loan

Taylor Swift Helps Fan Pay Down Student Loan Debt

One music lover gets the shock of her life

Don’t you ever wish that someone would just magically appear and help you pay off…

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Consumer Tip: Get a Copy of Your Specialty Report

Your daily money bite

Thanks to a warning sent by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to specialty consumer reporting…

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4 Ways to Reduce Your Monthly Cell Phone Bill

You can get service for three lines for as little as $80 a month

A report identifies four ways for consumers to reduce their monthly cell phone bill.

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Getting Help for a Money Disorder

Learn what is and isn't normal when it comes to money

The first step to getting help for a money disorder is to determine whether or…

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You Might Still Have Time to Return Unwanted Gifts

Your credit card might have features that can help

If you have holiday gifts that you want to return, you still may have a…

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37% of Americans Say They’re Too Broke to Save

Is reduced cash flow preventing you from building your nest egg?

Do you feel like you don’t have enough money to save?

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Consumer Tip: Conduct a Financial Checkup (Part 2)

Take time to make sure your finances are in order

Now that the holidays are coming to a close, it’s a great time to take…

By Leslie E. Royal

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Sharing economy

Uber Expected to Raise Prices New Year’s Eve

Beware of heightened Uber prices this holiday

A disproportionate increase in uber prices is expected this New Year’s Eve.

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Older IRA Owners Get Renewal for Tax-Free Transfers to Charity

Older investors get a gift this holiday season

If you’re an older investor with an IRA and you plan on making a charitable…

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Bureau of Economic Analysis Report Shows Personal Income Slightly Rose in November

Salaries saw a slight uptick last month

The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis reports that personal income increased $54.4 billion, or 0.4%,…

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Infographic: How Millennials Can Get Involved in Philanthropy

Young people are giving back to their communities

An increasing number of millennials are looking to make a difference by donating their time,…

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Many Baby Boomers Say They’ll Never Retire

Will you work until you die?

Are you making plans to work until you draw your last breath? You’ve got some…

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Bankrate’s Laura Adams Explains C.L.U.E. Reports

Tips for getting the best insurance rates

Some surprising actions that can hike up your insurance rates.

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Sprint Mifi

Sprint Overcharges Customers, Fined $105 Million

Company found to be practicing 'cramming' by U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Sprint overcharges customers and faces a $105 million lawsuit.

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Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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