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Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program

Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness – Program Eligibility & How to...

My wife graduated from medical school with more than $300,000 in student loans to her name. During her three-year residency, some of that debt sat...
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How Many Credit Cards Should I Have?

According to the American Banking Association, there were 364 million open credit accounts in the United States at the end of 2017, as CreditCards.com reports. Crunching...
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What Is UltraFICO – Review & How It Stacks Up to...

Do you know your credit score? Maybe the better question to ask is, which credit score do you know?If you have a significant credit...
Stop Child Identity Theft

How to Prevent & Avoid Child Identity Theft – Protection For...

Picture this: One day, you're going through your mail, and you find a summons for jury duty. The funny thing is, it's not for...
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7 Steps to Rebuild Your Finances & Credit After Bankruptcy

Few life events are as stressful as bankruptcy. Every penny, asset, and source of income is put under the microscope for dissection. When it’s...
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How to Lock or Freeze Your Credit and Why You Should...

In September 2017, hackers broke into the servers of the credit bureau Equifax, gaining access to the personal information of roughly 143 million Americans....
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What Do Rising Interest Rates Mean for You? – Effects &...

For much of the past decade, interest rates have been at historic lows. Interest rates set by most lenders tend to go up and...
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What Is Credit Counseling – How Debt Management Plans Work

There are a number of reasons people get into debt. Whether you've dealt with insufficient income and mounting bills for years, or face a new,...
Debt Consolidation Loans Benefits

What Are Debt Consolidation Loans – Benefits, Risks & Alternatives

Dealing with debt can be a frustrating, emotionally taxing experience. Whether you carry high credit card balances, persistent medical debt, or a crippling mortgage, your...
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Should You Pay for a Credit Monitoring Service? – Best Options

In 2017, the credit bureau Equifax announced that hackers had broken into its servers and gained access to the personal information of roughly 143...
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How to Use 0% Balance Transfer Credit Cards Responsibly

After years of hovering at close to zero, interest rates are on the rise. The Federal Reserve raised rates three times in 2017 and...
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17 Reasons Why You Should Get Out of Debt – Benefits...

Debt is a common fact of life in America today. According to a 2015 report from the Pew Charitable Trusts, roughly eight out of...