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Ask Brianna: When student debt becomes a lot of trouble

Ask Brianna: When student debt becomes troubleSimply keeping your student loan balance low isn’t a defense against default
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  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
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Why your credit cards may deserve a second chance

Why your credit cards may deserve a second chanceIf you, too, have developed new spending habits, you might be a good fit for rewards credit cards that earn cash back
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  • 1 week ago
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How to live with your first credit card’s limit
Pay on time and in full, keep your balances low and don’t be afraid to ask for a raise

How to live with your first credit card’s limitPay on time and in full, keep your balances low and don’t be afraid to ask for a raise
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Turntables for the vinyl enthusiast

Turntables for the vinyl enthusiastA few years ago at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Crosley gave me a booth tour and education about the resurgence of vinyl and, of course, included some of their latest turntables
  • Personal Finance
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Introverts share travel survival secrets

Introverts share travel survival secretsSome tips on how self-described introverts get time to themselves when they travel
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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There are new phone controls for you and the kids

There are new phone controls for you and the kidsApple and Google have new tools for managing screen time, including controls for how long kids spend on their devices
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  • 4 weeks ago
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Shoppers cash in with branded credit cards

Shoppers cash in with branded credit cardsWith better rewards, the cards are now more useful for consumers
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  • 1 month ago
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Spend money guilt-free — even with student loans

Spend money guilt-free - even with student loansManaging your money well is about creating balance, which you’ll have to do over and over as the shape of life changes
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  • 1 month ago
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4 ways to get a sale price when there isn’t a sale

4 ways to get a sale price when there isn’t a saleMany retailers offer a one-time discount just for joining a mailing list or rewards program
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Why your kid should help pay for college

Why your kid should help pay for collegeSetting limits and requiring a kid to pay part of the cost can lead to better grades while protecting parents’ finances
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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5 tips for a debt-free vacation

5 tips for a debt-free vacationStart with a clear idea of your trip’s scope and get creative to trim costs
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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How to get better vacation photos

How to get better vacation photos, no selfie stick requiredNo selfie stick required if a professional is doing the job
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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To make college cost even more, pay by credit card

To make college cost even more, pay by credit cardCollege on credit card fails good cents test
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  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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Places to find last-minute scholarships

Places to find last-minute scholarshipsTo make the late-scholarship-application process easier, polish your resume and have a basic essay template on hand
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  • 2 months ago
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What really matters with your first credit card

What really matters with your first credit cardUsed responsibly, it’s a way to build a positive credit history
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  • 2 months ago
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Weston: Your house isn’t a piggy bank

Weston: Your house isn’t a piggy bankRetirement experts predict many Americans will need to use home equity to support them when they stop working
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  • 2 months ago
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What do colleges want? It’s hiding in plain sight

What do colleges want? It’s hiding in plain sightUse data to find best match, target schools that want you and avoid ungenerous schools
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  • 2 months, 1 week ago
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Your credit score means everything — and nothing

Your credit score means everything — and nothingThe best way to get your credit score back on track is to loosen its hold on your self-worth
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Guide to travel insurance, including when not to buy it

A guide to travel insurance – including when not to buy itUnderstand what will it cover – and what won’t it cover
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  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
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Insurers turn to technology to woo drivers

Insurers turn to technology to woo driversHere’s a look at what insurers are doing today — and what they might try next
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Is the ‘organic’ seal worth it, given standards disput?

Is the ‘organic’ seal worth it, given disputes on standards?Some farmers also say practices have strayed from the spirit of the rules about organic food, and plan new labels
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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How to be a happy timeshare owner

How to be a happy timeshare ownerDon’t buy on vacation, don’t pay retail, find an attractive location, and research and plan
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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CEO-in-waiting talks about Spirit Airlines’ future

CEO-in-waiting talks about Spirit Airlines’ future‘We still have room to do better and we know that,’ Ted Christie says
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  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
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Cross items off your back-to-school list

Cross items off your back-to-school listTips include letting the kids help, leaving them at home and not buying everything at once
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  • 3 months ago
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TSA-approved ways to shorten the airport screening line

TSA-approved ways to shorten the airport screening lineGlobal Entry might be better for frequent and international travelers, but if you rarely travel abroad, try TSA PreCheck
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  • 3 months ago
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Ask Brianna: Talking about cash and staying in love

Ask Brianna: How to fight about money and stay madly in loveThere are good and bad ways to discuss topics as emotional as money, no matter where you are in your relationship
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  • 3 months ago
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Affordable ways to refresh your home

Affordable ways to refresh your homePainting yourself, rearranging furniture and accessorizing can save big bucks
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  • 3 months, 1 week ago
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