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Paying Down Credit Cards: Go With A Snowball Or Avalanche?

Piling on new debt now could be costly, if the Federal Reserve continues to increase interest rates this year (which pushes up the rates on credit cards). So to help you get back into the black, consider these strategies.

January 12, 2016

Happy Halloween! 10 Tips To Treat Yourself To A More Secure Financial Future

Review these ten smart money management tips. This Halloween, treat yourself to a more secure financial future!

October 28, 2015
Drivers can improve fuel economy by traveling at steady speeds, anticipating stops and making sure tires are properly inflated. (Photo courtesy Fotolia/TNS)

High Gas Prices Driving You Crazy? Do These Simple Things To Slash Your Gasoline Bill

You can’t control the price of gas, but you can minimize the damage to your wallet.

July 24, 2015

Tech Q&A: Do Those New Chip-Based Credit And Debit Cards Need Protection?

If your EMV card requires physical contact inside a reader, its transactions and account information can’t be scanned remotely by thieves.

July 15, 2015

Young Career Couple Advised To Wait On Big Expenses

Developing a sound financial plan takes time and thought, but the real work comes later — when you have to stick with the plan.

April 6, 2015

Stephanie Faris: How Gas Credit Cards Affect Your Credit Score

For the credit-challenged, gas credit cards have long been touted as a way to quickly build credit, since even those with a less-than-desirable credit history can qualify.

March 12, 2015

Sterling Raskie: Your Year’s Money Checklist

It’s time to seriously gear up to make your financial goals for 2015 real.

March 5, 2015