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These Quick Debit Card Reminders Make for Smooth Holiday Spending

Holiday Shopping Debit Card Reminders

It’s no secret that December marks one of the busiest shopping months of the year. According to the National Retail Federation, this year, the average American will spend approximately $940 on holiday-related items, including gifts for others (and for themselves),

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7 Money Tips That Will Put Your Mind at Ease While Traveling

Passports with Map

I’ve had the good fortune of being able to travel overseas on a few occasions, so I consider myself to be a fairly seasoned traveler. I’m no Rick Steves, but I’m comfortable getting around in foreign countries, even when I

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Four Money Tips for Newlyweds to Live Happily Ever After

Money Tips for Newlyweds

I’m too lazy to do an official count, but I think my wife and I attended at least seven weddings this summer. And no, we’re not professional wedding crashers. We’re just in that age range where our summer is marked

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How to Use a Credit Card Without Paying Credit Card Interest Rates

Credit Card Interest Rates

There’s something exciting about visiting another city and experiencing a different culture. So, several years ago, I started using a national credit card that rewards me with bonus miles for airline travel when I make purchases. While the bonus miles are a

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