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Good Debt, Bad Debt

Good Debt, Bad Debt

August 14, 2020 - Have you heard that debt is a bad thing? Not necessarily. When used responsibly, borrowing money can help you achieve your goals and improve your future. The key is understanding that there are really two kinds of debt - "good debt" and "bad debt." This article discusses different types of loans and explains how they can be good or bad.

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Snowball Method vs. Avalanche Method: What's the Best Way to Tackle Debt?

Snowball Method vs. Avalanche Method: What's the Best Way to Tackle Debt?

July 3, 2020 - Debt is the ultimate killjoy. It can destroy a budget, make long-term financial planning impossible, and shadow every purchase you make with guilt. No one wants to live with that debt burden. But how do you kiss your debt goodbye? Let's take a look at two popular approaches for paying down debt and explore the pros and cons of each.

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6 Mistakes People Make In Their 20s And How To Fix Them

6 Mistakes People Make In Their 20s And How To Fix Them

June 26, 2020 - Did you spend your 20s making financial decisions that served you well in the moment, but may not have been particularly responsible? You now realize that those decisions are going to cost you big. Luckily, it's not too late to fix the financial mistakes we all make when we're young and blissfully ignorant. Here are six of the most common mistakes people make in their 20s and how to fix them.

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Why a Credit Card is a Great Addition to Your Wallet and How to Choose One

Why a Credit Card is a Great Addition to Your Wallet and How to Choose One

November 7, 2019 - Carrying a credit card can protect you. In addition to being accepted in more places, credit cards have fraud liability protection built into them. You're only liable for a portion of the total loss. Depending on your credit card, you might not be liable for any of the fraudulent activity on your account.

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7 Money Myths You Need to Stop Believing Now

7 Money Myths You Need to Stop Believing Now

September 25, 2019 - We all grow up hearing the same financial advice: Spend less, save more and invest early. While most of these words of wisdom ring true, there are lots of widespread money management tips that are actually false.

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