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What You Need to Consider Before Getting an Auto Loan Auto

What You Need to Consider Before Getting an Auto Loan

Securing any loan can be a daunting task. This can especially be the case when you’re looking to purchase a vehicle. In fact, the average new car in the United States costs nearly $40,000. Plus, increased demand for used cars in recent years has caused prices in that sector of the market to skyrocket.1 Because […]

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Tired of Payday Loans? Check Out These Alternatives Finance

Tired of Payday Loans? Check Out These Alternatives

Payday loans seem like a great idea if you’re short on funds. But payday loans can be an expensive type of short-term loan to fund your purchases. According to the Consumer Federation of America¹, the average payday loan costs 400 percent in interest for a two-week loan. You could rack up charges ranging anywhere from […]

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Don’t Fall for This Dangerous New Banking Scam Finance

Don’t Fall for This Dangerous New Banking Scam

Thanks to technology, managing your money is easier than ever before. Unfortunately, that very same technology makes it incredibly easy for thieves to steal your hard-earned money – and thanks to a new scam that relies on banks’ tech-friendly ATMs and your very own smartphone. If you fall for this frightening new banking scam, you […]

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3 Reasons Why It’s a Great Time to Enter the Bond Market Finance

3 Reasons Why It’s a Great Time to Enter the Bond Market

When the topic of investments comes up, people often throw around the term “stocks and bonds.” However, when looking for ways to improve or diversify their portfolios, investors almost always look to the stock market instead of the bond market. In fact, only about 2.4 percent of Americans invest in bonds.1 Traditionally, this has made […]

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