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Tips on Avoiding Fraudulent Charitable Contribution Schemes
By: Alanna

Tips on Avoiding Fraudulent Charitable Contribution Schemes

Yesterday, the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) sent out an alert about how to avoid being scammed by fraudulent charitable organizations. Click Read More

What’s your password?
By: Alanna

What’s your password?

According to Frugal for Life, the following are the top 10 most often used passwords: 1. password 2. 123456 3. qwerty 4. abc123 5. letmein...

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Thinking About Moving?
By: Alanna

Thinking About Moving?

The Today Show has some helpful tips to think about before hiring a moving company. See video Read More

How is Your Credit Score Figured?
By: Alanna
FYITips

How is Your Credit Score Figured?

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FYITips

Making Smart Decisions About Dating Services

The Attorney General in New York has taken a major step towards protecting New York consumers from investing too much money into lackluster dating services. While it doesn't appear that other stat...

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Educating Yourself on the Reverse Mortgage
By: Amy
FYI

Educating Yourself on the Reverse Mortgage

Lately, the television seems to be saturated with ads for something called a Reverse Mortgage and its ability to give older Americans cash”without the burden of repayment.  While it is important t...

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Tax Negotiation Firms
By: Tom

Tax Negotiation Firms

Typically these companies advertise that they can settle tax related debts for less than the amount owed. In some cases, the company will calculate what they believe will be the amount you save ...

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The Pitfalls of Debit Cards