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NFCC Warns Against Holiday Overspending

Just because something is on sale doesn’t mean you have to buy it. This is…

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Consumer Affairs

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Score Holiday Deals on Twitter

Many stores advertise special discount codes for the holiday on their Twitter feed.

How to Get Rid of Junk Mail and Telemarketers Once and For All

Get rid of junk mail and telemarketers with these quick and easy steps.

ICBA Urging Local Shopping for Holidays

Community banks and the ICBA encourage local shopping for the holiday season.

Credit & Debt Management

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NFCC Warns Against Holiday Overspending

Just because something is on sale doesn’t mean you have to buy it. This is…

Woman Shares How She Dug out of $50,000 Worth of Debt (Part 3)

If you want to get a handle on your debt, you’ll have to commit to…

Wells Fargo to Provide Student Loan Modifications

Eligible borrowers will be reviewed and approved on a case-by-case basis.

Decoded

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Decoded: 6 Made-For-TV Biopics and Why We Loved (or Hated) Them

With Lifetime’s Whitney Houston set to debut in 2015, here’s a breakdown of six other…

Decoding a Pop Culture Legend: Pharrell Williams

Pharrell Williams is a legendary hit-maker and collaborator at the intersection of music and fashion.…

Beyond the Game: Michael Strahan’s Money and Power Moves

Michael Strahan, former defensive end for the New York Giants, is no stranger to the…

Home Ownership

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Ways to Save When Finding Your First Apartment

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If ever in your teenage years you mumbled, “I can’t wait to get…

CFPB Proposes Expanded Foreclosure Protections

In an effort to address unsatisfactory mortgage servicing practices, the CFPB introduced rules that would…

Interest.com’s Mike Sante Talks Home Ownership

Housing prices have risen far faster than household income, making it more difficult for middle…

Investing

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My Fab Finance’s Tonya Rapley Celebrates Black Enterprise Cover

Black Enterprise October cover subject, Tonya Rapley, host celebration event in New York City.

Study Reveals Some IRA Investors Take an Extreme Approach

Roughly 56% of IRA owners had either all of their IRA money in equities or…

Infographic: The Meaning of Investment

Did you know that the term “investing” has origins dating back to the 1600s?

Love & Money

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AXA Advisors’ Ainka Munroe Talks Women, Money and Divorce (Part 2)

Munroe offers her insights on how women can take control of their financial destiny no…

How to Plan a Wedding on a Budget

When planning your nuptials, you don’t have to go broke. Here’s how to plan a…

Survey: 45% of Couples Think They’d Be Richer if They Were Single

Gender and age play a role in one’s opinion on whether staying single or coupling…

Planning & Budgeting

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Updates to Flexible Spending Accounts for 2015

Be aware that Flexible Spending Accounts are going through a few changes next year.

Ways to Save When Finding Your First Apartment

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If ever in your teenage years you mumbled, “I can’t wait to get…

Study: Men and Women Equally Guilty of Impulse Shopping

A CreditCards.com report reveals that three in four adult Americans have made impulse purchases.

Taxes

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Deck the Halls With Savings: 5 Tips to Slash Your 2014 Tax Liability

‘Tis the season to be jolly, but don’t forget about those last-minute tax strategies you…

Take Advantage of the Saver’s Tax Credit

One advantage of the saver’s credit is that it can increase your refund or reduce…

Report Changes Affecting Your Premium Tax Credit Before It’s Too Late

Make sure your information is up-to-date because inaccuracies could result in receiving too much or…

Wealth Management

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Consumer Tip of the Day: Protect Elderly Veterans from Financial Abuse

Be very leery if the caller asks you to wire funds or send personal information.…

TIAA-CREF’s Sean Wilson Talks Millennials and Money (Part 2)

Roughly 47% of millennials, compared with 19% of the general population, look to Mom and…

TIAA-CREF Financial Expert Sean Wilson Talks Millennials and Money

Roughly 47% of millennials, compared with 19% of the general population, look to Mom and…

Women of Power

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Author and Motivator Lisa Nichols Inspires During Social Media Event

Lisa Nichols inspired participant during her tweet chat with Black Enterprise, detailing her latest business…

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Susan L. Taylor Talks Mentorship and Passing on a Legacy via CARES

Sharing tips on passing on a legacy and the need for mentorship, Susan L. Taylor…

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