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Dec 13, 2018

Money is one of the highest-ranking stressors for American adults. If you find yourself low on cash, what should you do when you can’t pay your bills? As stressful as it is to be unable to keep up with your bills, the most critical step is to face the problem rather than ignore it. No money worries have ever disappeared by pretending they didn’t exist. The troubles will compound over the following days, weeks, and months if you don’t tackle them right away. So what is the best strategy? Let’s walk through it together.

Sep 28, 2018
Debt is a necessary part of everyday life for many of us. When used correctly, debt can open the door to education, transportation, housing and even help us achieve our financial dreams by building credit. When used incorrectly, debt is a leading contributor to ulcers, divorce and hurts work productivity in America. If you have debt, and you’re discouraged, don’t worry - you’re not alone. Here are three steps to paying your debt down faster so you can live your best life.
 
Jul 18, 2018
Like many financial products, credit cards are often perceived as daunting and complicated. Which is not surprising given the variety of myths surrounding credit cards. However, when used responsibly, credit cards can actually be a beneficial financial tool to help establish and build your credit score. To do so, it’s important to first understand how to separate credit card myths from facts.
Apr 01, 2018
Think credit scores are complicated? You aren’t alone. The complex nature of credit scores can be discouraging and make you want to give up on improving your credit score altogether. Okay, so maybe you don’t even know your score to determine if it needs improving… don’t give up! Credit scores paint an important picture...

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