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Best Miles Rewards Credit Cards

Fantasizing about your next vacation can get you through a long day at the office, but when you're choosing a miles rewards credit card, you should decide based on the facts, not dreams of waves lapping at your toes under swaying palms. But that's w … [Read more...]

How To Get A Mortgage For A Rental Property

I waited for five months to hear back from the bank that they financially accepted my offer on the rental property: $85K! All of my paperwork was completed, the inspection came out better than expected and the bank was even giving me 2% toward … [Read more...]

Should You Buy That New Car? 5 Reasons to Keep Your Clunker Running

Guest author David Bakke shares his insights on money management, smart shopping, and getting out of debt on Money Crashers, one of the top ranked personal finance blogs. In this day and age, people are constantly upgrading just about every … [Read more...]

The Start-Up That Thinks Quality Investment Advice Shouldn’t Just Be For Rich People

The majority of the financial services industry pays little attention to young people. For example, unless you’re sitting on a seven-figure trust fund, the best financial advisors probably won’t return your calls. (And you should be wary of those w … [Read more...]

Credit Card Insurance: Little-Known Ways Your Plastic Can Protect You

I'm off again this week recovering from a whirlwind two weeks of travel for the day job. In the meantime, here's a collection of little-known credit card perks from Michael Dolen, the twenty-something founder of Credit Card Forum, a site where … [Read more...]

Stafford Loan Repayment: Your Options for Paying Off Educational Debt

The following is a post from a new contributor, Kristi Ries, who approached me several months ago about writing for this site. Every week, I get dozens of requests for guest posts and contributing writers, and I say no to 99.9% them. What did Kristi … [Read more...]

Five Easy Ways You Can Earn More Money in the New Year

This guest post is from Kimberly Palmer, author of the new book Generation Earn: The Young Professional’s Guide to Spending, Investing, and Giving Back. She’s also the personal finance columnist at US News & World Report. Looking for some worthy sp … [Read more...]

What You Need To Know About Finding Health Insurance

I pride myself on being a financially savvy twenty-something -- I have a budget, decent savings, a Roth IRA, and no debt. But when it came to one of the most important financial decisions I've had to make, I was clueless. I'm talking about health … [Read more...]

P&L and T&A (Or, How to Read an Income Statement)

Greg McFarlane is an advertising copywriter who lives in Las Vegas and Lahaina. He recently wrote Control Your Cash: Making Money Make Sense, a financial primer for people in their 20s and 30s who know nothing about money. Buy the book here … [Read more...]

The 5 Best Strategies for Taking Control of Your Career

Editor's Note: The following is an excerpt from The New Job Security, Revised: The 5 Best Strategies for Taking Control of Your Career by Pam Lassiter, a career management consultant with over 30 years of experience. Ms. Lassiter's advice is on the … [Read more...]