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Financial Savvy for School Age Kids
By: Susan

Financial Savvy for School Age Kids

Finances and money management can be tricky at any age, but children can gain a lot of financial know how, with guidance from caring adults. As our kids prepare to hea...

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Criminals Target Dormant Credit Card Accounts
By: Michael

Criminals Target Dormant Credit Card Accounts

Think those credit cards you are no longer using are off limi...

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It’s Back!
By: Jackie

It’s Back!

Remember ZeuS, the global Trojan horse that first popped up in 2007 and stole the banking information of millions of online users?  Well, it’s back in what you might c...

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Not Disputing Mistakes on Your Credit Report Could Cost You Money
By: Jackie

Not Disputing Mistakes on Your Credit Report Could Cost You Money

We’ve written many times about how and where to get your free annual c...

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One in Ten People Use the Most Popular PIN Number
By: Michael

One in Ten People Use the Most Popular PIN Number

Protecting the security of your checking account is closely tied to having a secure PIN. But you need one that you can remember, keeping the thieves at bay, without lo...

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How Much Do You Know About Credit Scores?
By: Amanda

How Much Do You Know About Credit Scores?

A recent study by the Read More

Prevent Credit Card Theft at Gas Pumps
By: Michael

Prevent Credit Card Theft at Gas Pumps

Between 8 and 12 million people will be victims in a single year as thieves use extraordinary measures to steal your money. U.S. postal inspectors are searching hotel ...

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eBay Users: Watch Out for Fake “Second Chance” Offers
By: Amanda

eBay Users: Watch Out for Fake “Second Chance” Offers

Most consumers recognize the name of eBay, the online auction site where people from around the world buy and sell things.  However, users of eBay have recently been r...

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