10 Health Insurance Terms that Affect Your Finances

Personal Finance

10 Health Insurance Terms that Affect Your Finances

10 Health Insurance Terms that Affect Your Finances

Enrollment season for health insurance is underway. And millions of Americans are attempting to make important decisions about healthcare plans. But for most people, choosing the best plan that covers all of their needs is a chore. Not only are there choices to be made, but there are also a host of terms or understand.... Read More

What Should I Use My Credit Card Rewards for?

Credit Cards

What Should I Use My Credit Card Rewards for?

What Should I Use My Credit Card Rewards for?

There are hundreds of credit card that offer rewards, enticing consumers to sign up for them. You may have racked up tons of credit card rewards and you may be wondering what to do with them. In fact, there are advantages and disadvantages to redeeming your credit card reward points for different things. This article... Read More

5 Housing Options for Graduate Students

Personal Finance

5 Housing Options for Graduate Students

5 Housing Options for Graduate Students

The college years are so exciting! And if you choose to go back for graduate school, one of the most important decisions you have to make is where you’re going to live. Today, there are multiple housing options available to students on and off-campus. This article outlines the possible housing options available for grad students... Read More

Why the End of the Year is the Best Time to Buy a Car

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Why the End of the Year is the Best Time to Buy a Car

Why the End of the Year is the Best Time to Buy a Car

Buying a new car is very exciting!  You may even already have your dream car picked out, down to the color and the interior. But have you considered the price of your car? Budget is very important because you want something that’s affordable. Did you know that car prices constantly change? In fact, the best... Read More

14 Reasons Why You Should Sign Up for Credit Repair Today

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14 Reasons Why You Should Sign Up for Credit Repair Today

14 Reasons Why You Should Sign Up for Credit Repair Today

[Disclosure: Lexington Law Firm advertises on Credit.com and Credit.com may receive compensation if you sign up for credit repair services with Lexington Law Firm.] Having a great credit score is one of the most important things for Americans. For both individuals and small businesses, a bad credit score can have so many negative repercussions. If... Read More

Banks Now Offering Low-Risk Automated Investing

Personal Finance

Banks Now Offering Low-Risk Automated Investing

Banks Now Offering Low-Risk Automated Investing

By the end of 2017, the U.S. banking system had $17.4 trillion in assets and a net income of $164.8 billion. As technology advances, banks are looking for innovative ways to keep up and stay relevant. Over the years, banks have been changing their product offerings. They are releasing new products that enable them to... Read More

10 Financial Must-Dos Before the End of the Year

Personal Finance

10 Financial Must-Dos Before the End of the Year

10 Financial Must-Dos Before the End of the Year

The year is almost over and the holidays are approaching. Getting your finances in order is most likely the last thing on your mind, but there are important financial steps to take before the year comes to a close. By the conclusion of this article, you’ll know exactly what you need to do to finish... Read More

3 Things Millennials and Baby Boomers Look for in Homes

Mortgages

3 Things Millennials and Baby Boomers Look for in Homes

3 Things Millennials and Baby Boomers Look for in Homes

Few things feel better than receiving the keys to the new house you just bought. There’s this sense of pride after working and saving for years to be able to purchase your dream home. This applies to everyone regardless of age or economic status. That said, not everyone wants the same thing in a home.... Read More

5 Great Travel Credit Cards for the 2018 Holidays

Credit Card Reviews

5 Great Travel Credit Cards for the 2018 Holidays

5 Great Travel Credit Cards for the 2018 Holidays

[DISCLOSURE: Cards from our partners are mentioned below.] The 2018 holiday season is quickly approaching. The holidays are a great time for spending time with loved ones. If you’re traveling during the holidays, then a travel credit card may be helpful. These credit cards usually offer airline miles that can add up to free trips... Read More

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