Bad Idea: Buying a Fake ID Online

Identity Theft

Bad Idea: Buying a Fake ID Online

Bad Idea: Buying a Fake ID Online

The fake ID has been a popular purchase for decades among Americans younger than the drinking age. Many entrepreneurs have stories of creating a successful fake-ID business on college campuses (it’s illegal, but it’s lucrative), because as long as there have been rules, there have been people looking to break them. To no one’s surprise, the industry… Read More

23 Ways to Decorate Your Home for Less Than $50

Personal Finance

23 Ways to Decorate Your Home for Less Than $50

23 Ways to Decorate Your Home for Less Than $50

Are you dreaming of improving your home, but you don’t have the budget to do big remodeling? If so, there’s still plenty you can do to scratch the home-improvement itch. 1. Do a Cheap Facelift There’s no quicker fix than a can of paint. Use it to give new life to dingy wood furniture. Try a new color in… Read More

What Kind of Mortgage Is Right for You?

Mortgages

What Kind of Mortgage Is Right for You?

What Kind of Mortgage Is Right for You?

When you need to borrow money, you want to be sure you are doing so wisely. Knowing your options and understanding the strategy and consequences of each can prepare you to make the best possible decision. It’s a good idea to determine the right mortgage loan for you by analyzing your budget with a mortgage… Read More

What to Look for When Buying a Home

Mortgages

What to Look for When Buying a Home

What to Look for When Buying a Home

Price? Check. Number of rooms? Got it. Location? Think so. When you are shopping for a home, there are so many things to consider that it can be hard to keep track of them all. As you determine how much home you can afford and which type of home you want, remember to consider what… Read More

How to Cut the Costs of Daily Chores

Personal Finance

How to Cut the Costs of Daily Chores

How to Cut the Costs of Daily Chores

The old saying goes that nothing in life is certain except death and taxes. However, we could probably add laundry, dirty dishes and grimy floors to that list. On the face of it, you might not think too much about the price of your cleaning habits. After all, how much does it really cost to… Read More

ApplePay: The Security Pros & Cons

Credit Cards

ApplePay: The Security Pros & Cons

ApplePay: The Security Pros & Cons

ApplePay, the new mobile payments service introduced by Apple this week, could ultimately set the security and privacy benchmarks for digital wallets much higher. Even so, the hunt for security holes and privacy gaps in Apple’s new digital wallet has commenced. It won’t take long for both white-hat researchers and well-funded criminal hackers to uncover… Read More

What Credit Score Do I Need to Buy a Car?

Auto Loans

What Credit Score Do I Need to Buy a Car?

What Credit Score Do I Need to Buy a Car?

You know it’s time to for a new vehicle, but there’s one thing holding you back: your credit. You aren’t sure what credit score you need to buy a car. If you absolutely must get another vehicle, you can probably find a way to finance it. The real question is what it will cost you. The better… Read More

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