10 Tips to Secure the Best Interest Rate on your Mortgage

Mortgages

10 Tips to Secure the Best Interest Rate on your Mortgage

10 Tips to Secure the Best Interest Rate on your Mortgage

The process of buying a home is a very involved one, and can be daunting, especially for first-time buyers. It’s often a whirlwind of paperwork, credit reports, and scrambling to tie up loose ends. One of the biggest factors that goes into calculating your monthly mortgage payment (other than the size of the loan itself)... Read More

Who Do I Call If I Lost My Social Security Card?

Identity Theft

Who Do I Call If I Lost My Social Security Card?

Who Do I Call If I Lost My Social Security Card?

If you lose your Social Security card, you’ll have to order a replacement card from the Social Security Administration (SSA). But unfortunately, a simple phone call will not do the trick. Instead, you will have to apply online using a my Social Security account or supply verification to a Social Security office in person or... Read More

12 Ways to Limit Travel Fees This Holiday Season

Personal Finance

12 Ways to Limit Travel Fees This Holiday Season

12 Ways to Limit Travel Fees This Holiday Season

No matter how you plan to travel this holiday season, someone might try to squeeze extra money out of you. Hotels, airlines, rental agencies, and others in the travel industry can have add-on fees that make your trip more expensive. But if you travel smart, you can avoid unnecessary costs. Here are 12 tips for... Read More

Your Guide to Holiday Tipping

Personal Finance

Your Guide to Holiday Tipping

Your Guide to Holiday Tipping

The holiday season is here, and you’ve been in a shopping frenzy, checking recipient after recipient off your list. But wait, did you forget someone? What about all those people who do everything you don’t have the time—or the skill—to do throughout the year, like maintaining your garden or pushing you through an early-morning gym... Read More

The 12 Scams of Christmas for 2017

Identity Theft

The 12 Scams of Christmas for 2017

The 12 Scams of Christmas for 2017

Scammers make a killing during the holiday season. While you spend your time thinking of ways to bring holiday joy to others, they spend their time thinking up ways to steal from you. The saddest part about this is that the ghosts of Christmases past keep visiting Christmas present. With that, I give you this... Read More

25 Secret Santa Gift Ideas under $25

Personal Finance

25 Secret Santa Gift Ideas under $25

25 Secret Santa Gift Ideas under $25

The much-loved Secret Santa game is an office favorite. But with a budget to follow, it can be tough to find the right gift at the right price—and you don’t want to give something no one wants. To help you out, we’ve found gifts under $25 that are on budget and on trend. Public Supply... Read More

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