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Top Credit Card Signup Bonuses: How To Earn $500 Or More

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If you’ve got A+ credit, banks will actually pay you to open (and use) a new credit card. If you qualify, it’s real money in your pocket just for making your everyday purchases.

How Much Should You Spend On An Engagement Ring?

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Two months’ salary? Three? Uh, no. How much should you spend on an engagement ring? Learn why these so-called rules are silly — even dangerous.

What Credit Score Do You Need To Get Approved For A Credit Card?

What credit score do you need to get approved for a credit card?

Being declined for a new credit card is frustrating. Improve your chances of approval by applying to cards that are suited to your credit score. Here we break down what credit scores are needed to get popular credit cards today.

Blue Apron vs. Plated vs. Hello Fresh: Which Subscription Food Service Is Worth The Cost?

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Subscription food companies will deliver boxes of fresh, pre-portioned ingredients and restaurant-quality recipes to your doorstep. Are they worth the money?

40 Easy Ways Anyone Can Make Extra Money On The Side

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Extra money can have a huge impact on your finances. Here are 40 easy ways you could start earning extra income today — from a few dollars at a time up to thousands a month!

11 Ways I Paid Off $80,000 Of Debt — In JUST 3 Years

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I paid off $80,000 of credit card and student debt in just three years. Here are 11 tactics I used to pay off debt fast and regain control of my money.

The 6 + 1 System For Financial Stability

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You want to control your money, but where do you start? The 6 + 1 System provides seven easy-to-follow steps for achieving financial stability: No consumer debt, rainy-day savings and the ability to save cash for both retirement and life goals like vacations, cars and your next home.

The Best Automatically-Managed Investment Accounts For Young Investors

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Automatically-managed investment accounts, aka “robo-advisors,” are an affordable way to put your money to work without needing to know anything about the stock market. Here are seven options to compare and consider.

How To Improve Your Credit Score, Step By Step

How to improve your credit, step by step.

You know you need to improve your credit score, but you’re finding a lot of conflicting advice. What I learned from dozens of different experts about how to improve your credit score in a few easy-to-follow steps.

How To Choose A Credit Card (Wisely)

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Most people only get a new credit card every few years. Learn how to comparison shop for credit cards and how to choose a credit card you’ll be happy with.