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Are You Using All of Your Credit Card Rewards?

If you’re shopping during the holidays, then take advantage of the companies and card issuers…

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An Attitude Adjustment: 3 Ways to Rethink Your Finances for the Holidays

Three stratagies to help you adjust your money mindset, as you face the demands and expectations of the holidays

With the pressure to overspend and take on debt to meet the demands of the…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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If Everything Was On Sale, Why Are You Broke?

No matter what the commercials say, you can't spend your way to savings, even if everything is on sale. Remember this during big shopping seasons

No matter what the commercials say, you can’t spend your way to savings. I repeat,…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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#BuyBlack Hostess Gifts for the Holidays

5 ways to be a thoughtful guest and support black business at the same time

Be a thoughtful guest this holiday season and support black business at the same time…

By Alisa Gumbs

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How to Avoid Holiday Season Credit Card Rip-Offs

Separate the good values from the ripoffs

‘Buy now, pay later’ is the mantra that drives much of American holiday spending. Credit…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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[WATCH] Trade Unused Gift Cards for Cash, Different Cards, or Charity

Three options that can help you pay bills, pay down debt, or help a cause

GiftCardGranny.com compares the offers of several potential buyers, allowing you to pick the best. …

By Stacey Tisdale

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10 Budget-Friendly Secret Santa and White Elephant Gift Ideas

With these crowd-pleasers you almost can't go wrong

Shopping for the right Secret Santa or White Elephant gift can prove to be a…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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5 Holiday Gifts to Simplify the Life of An Entrepreneur

Check out these gift ideas for the entrepreneur in your life

Entrepreneurs live, eat, sleep, and breathe their businesses. So if you’re stuck on what to…

By Kandia Johnson

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3 Investment Gifts For Kids That Cost As Little As $20

Give the gift that keeps on giving this holiday season

While there is nothing wrong with giving cold hard cash, a few minutes of your…

By Stacey Tisdale

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[WATCH] BE’s Stacey Tisdale Talks Keeping Spending and Emotions in Check on ABC’s ‘Here and Now’

Protecting your budget from the holiday urge to splurge

‘Tis the season when even the best budgeters have a hard time staying on track,…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Lifestyle Luxury Holiday Gift Guide

Check out these eight items that should be on your radar this year

Not sure what to get your husband, wife, co-worker or friend for the holidays this…

By Cristie Leondis

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3 Questions to Keep Your Emotions and Spending in Check this Holiday Season

Taking an honest look at why you feel pressured to spend

There’s more to holiday overspending than just dollars and cents. This story looks at some…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Ho Ho No! Parents Tapping Retirement to Buy Holiday Presents

Survey finds parents sacrificing short and long-term financial security

“Our long-term goals, such as retirement savings and having an emergency fund, should always take…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Small Business Holiday Gift Guide

Give thoughtful items from small retailers

Enjoy the shopping season with these small business retailers. Their products are offered through their…

By Aniesia Williams

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Where to Find the Best Deals During Cyber Week

Here are the biggest discounts to be found this holiday season

“The four days starting from Black Friday were filled with deals,” says Jie Zhang, an…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Dozens of Black Vendors to Partake in Black Friday Alternative

Rebrand Chicago promotes buying black during the holiday rush

Rebrand’s event aims to encourage black consumers of the shopping holiday to spend dollars supporting…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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JCPenney And Kohl’s Are Best Retailers For Black Friday Deals

Here are the best buys and the best places to shop during the holidays

With all of the holiday craziness, recent studies and reports reveal some of the best…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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9 Steps To Protect Yourself From Crooks on Cyber Monday

Don't get ripped off while holiday shopping online

Beware of deals that sound too good to be true, such as extremely low prices…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Tips for Staying Within Your Holiday Budget

Don’t let seasonal shopping wreck your finances

How do you make sure you get the most bang for your buck?

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Help for Holiday Spending

3 ideas that could help you save

The only thing worse than gaining holiday pounds is gaining holiday debt. CreditSesame.com allows users…

By Renita Burns

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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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Vetted Organizations and Charities You Can Donate To Help the Victims of Hurricane Harvey

The images and video from cities and towns battered by Hurricane Harvey are heartbreaking—families…

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