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from Bankrate.com - Thu May 23 04:13:03 EDT 2013
4 risky places to swipe your debit card
When you swipe your debit card in these spots, you may find someone swiping your money.
5 downfalls to dodge with prepaid debit cards
Prepaid cards are can be cheaper than checking accounts, but they have their drawbacks, too.
Does your bank spy on your spending behavior?
In today's high-tech world, banks follow your spending habits. How do they use your data?
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A debt payment plan that'll boost your credit
Which is a better way to pay $5,000: a credit card balance transfer or a bank loan?
Avoid making this common investing mistake
When it comes to your investments, take time to understand that tricky lingo.
Can I get a tax break for my rental home?
You can claim two tax deductions: the mortgage interest and depreciation for the property.
Daughter makes mom's student loan payments
When making student loan payments for a parent, think about income and gift taxes.
Does employer match count toward 401(k) limit?
There's a limit on your 401(k) contributions, but your employer's don't count toward that limit.
Don't pay unnecessary dealer fees
Car dealers may try to sneak fees past you. Question these if they appear on your invoice.
Filing Ch. 7 on your own? Avoid these mistakes
It's easy to miss documents and not file statements when you file for bankruptcy yourself.
Hey! Get that old debt off my credit report
Even if you refuted an old debt, it'll still stay on your credit report for seven years.
Homeowner wants to be mortgage-free by 52
Don't forget retirement savings while focusing on paying off your mortgage.
Is mortgage payment for rental tax-deductible?
You can't deduct mortgage payments, but you can take other tax breaks on rental property.
Keep my job and get full Social Security benefits?
Don't retire too early and miss out on your maximum in Social Security benefit pay.
Pay for life insurance from job you've lost?
They let you go. Now it may be smart for you to let go of the life insurance they offered you.
Refi reverse mortgage, keep wife in house
Think you are stuck with a reverse mortgage? Don't worry -- you have an option to refinance.
Roth IRA withdrawal penalties?
Whether you pay a penalty on Roth IRA withdrawals depends on a few factors.
Should I save $5K bonus or use it for car loan?
There are countless ways to use your bonus. Here's how to minimize the buyer's remorse.
How do I open an IRA?
How do I know if my bank is safe?
How do I determine how much life insurance I need?
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