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15 hrs ago | ABC7 Chicago

5 Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Return Wisely

Liz Dierking and Jenny Andrews, financial experts in Chicago who have their own daily online show as part of the tastytrade Financial Network, offer advice.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Home, Mortgage, IRA

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Secret to Improving Your Credit Score in 6 Months

Like flossing your teeth or regular exercise, paying more than the minimum payment on your debt is one of those habits we know is good for us, but is easy to let slide.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

The Daily Caller

Sallie Mae faces probe for massively ripping off soldiers on federal student loans

Sallie Mae is in danger of losing lucrative loan servicing contracts with the U.S. Department of Education and some of its high-level employees may face criminal penalties pending the outcome of a probe involving evidence that the student-loan behemoth has cheated active-duty soldiers who have taken out federal student loans.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Home, Mortgage, US News, Conservative Political News

The Nation

Krungsri Consumer tightens criteria for personal loans

Krungsri Consumer, the consumer-finance arm of Bank of Ayudhya and a major player in unsecured lending, has tightened its criteria for personal loans to both existing and new customers in an effort to prevent bad debts.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Marketing

Hispanic Business

3 Top Debt Consolidation Companies for Alabama Residents Announced by Best Debt Consolidation Loans

Analysts at performed an independent review of the debt consolidation loan program companies available to Alabamans.


Related Topix: Alabama, Alabama Government, Personal Finance

The Macon Telegraph

Odysseas Papadimitriou: Consumers, businesses alike to benefit from financial adviser reviews

America needs better financial advice. From the dot-com bubble to the Great Recession and beyond, we haven't exactly made the best financial decisions in recent years.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Marketing, Science / Technology, Internet

Wed Apr 16, 2014

What Credit Cards Should I Avoid?

Between television commercials, and advertisements on the Internet and in your mailbox, there is no shortage of information about credit cards.


Related Topix: Personal Finance


NEWStudent ran up 20,000 debt on - crack' terminals

At the height of his addiction, the student said all could think about was getting back into the bookies A former gambler told how he considered suicide after blowing A 20,000 on fixed odds betting terminals in high-street bookies.


Related Topix: Personal Finance



The New Year signals the universal practice of resolving to break bad habits. Many people focus on health when making resolutions.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, New Year's Day/Eve, Home, Mortgage

WTOP-FM Washington

Millennials: Create financial freedom in 5 steps

For millennials, the "American Dream" of having a good job, owning a home and saving for retirement is more like a nightmare.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Home, Mortgage, Economics News, Bankruptcy

Go Local

Paul Giorgio: Elizabeth Warren is Right on Student Loans

Elizabeth Warren is on the right track, with her move to stop the government from turning a profit on college loans, believes Paul Giorgio.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Elizabeth Warren, US Senate, Massachusetts, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Suffolk University

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Opinion: National Financial Literacy Month emphasizes critical life skills

Since 2004, the U.S. Senate has recognized April as National Financial Literacy Month in an attempt to encourage learning new financial skills, improve personal financial well-being and reduce the stigma attached to talking about personal financial health.


Related Topix: Foreclosures, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Opinion


Debt Reduction Tips For All Budgets

Debt reduction can be a very daunting task, especially for younger people who have amassed credit card bills and student loans.


Related Topix: Personal Finance

Creative Mac

Smart Ways for Americans to Spend Their Upcoming 2014 Tax Refund

Refund checks are hitting bank accounts this month as tax season comes to a close and Pure Minutes has a few fun suggestions on how to spend the refund.


Related Topix: Tax, Coupe, Ferrari, Convertible, Ferrari F430, Personal Finance

Mortgage News Daily

Consumer Default Rates Drop to Eight-Year Low, S&P/Experian Says - Bloomberg

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Ben Bernanke, Reuters, Financial Markets

Market Wire

BMO Harris Financial Advisors Study: More Than Forty Percent of Those ...

With just hours to go before the deadline to file 2013 income taxes, BMO Harris Financial Advisors has released a study which found that 42 percent of those Americans surveyed who expect to receive a refund this year will use it to cover household bills or reduce their overall debt load.


Related Topix: Tax, Personal Finance, Retirement, Home, Mortgage


A simple tax idea

Sport24 readers have run out of patience with the Stormers coaching staff after a dismal run of results from the team.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance, Home

Mon Apr 14, 2014

For the working poor, newhealth premiums can be a burden

For nearly two decades, Barbara Garnaus maintained a modest, delicate life balance: keeping her part-time Orange County school district job and juggling her bills and credit card debt.


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Cellphones, Medicine, Cancer, Health, California

Albany Times Union

Under plastic water

If you want to get into a serious argument with someone, forget religion, forget politics, just disagree with them about how they choose to spend money.


Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Personal Finance


Is It a Good Idea to Open Multiple Credit Cards for the Rewards?

Do you ever sign up for a credit card just to receive the reward? Among credit card reward enthusiasts, the strategy of applying for numerous cards in order to earn multiple sign-up bonuses is called credit card churning .


Related Topix: Personal Finance, Home, Mortgage