Blue Piggy Bank In Grad Cap and Glasses

It shouldn’t surprise you to know that scammers always come up with creative ways to con people out of their money. Recently, there’s been an uptick in an old scam in which crooks reach out to targets and try to gain access to their accounts through micro-deposits.

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05.19.2021scam.pexels-man in shadows with laptop

It shouldn’t surprise you to know that scammers always come up with creative ways to con people out of their money. Recently, there’s been an uptick in an old scam in which crooks reach out to targets and try to gain access to their accounts through micro-deposits.

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home improvement couple painting home

It is one of the worst times in recent history to be shopping for a new car. The market is locked up and prices are high. We have tips to help you navigate the market.

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If your eyes glaze over when someone starts talking about insurance, you’re not alone, but you need to know the facts when it comes to the different kinds of insurance and what they cover (and how they cover it). From health to auto and homeowners to life, there’s a ton you need to know!

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Auto Loan Interest FNL (2)

Car shoppers looking to get a break from rising interest rates didn’t find it in March, as the average interest rate on a new vehicle loan hit its highest level in a decade. According to the car shopping experts at Edmunds, the annual percentage rate (APR) on new financed vehicles is expected to average 6.36…

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Trying Before Buying FNL

If there\’s one thing that drives \”brick and mortar\” retailers crazy, it\’s when people try things on in the store only to buy the item online afterwards. However, some new research suggests this practice may be beneficial, since it may lead to a bigger spend online. Global payments company Klarna has released new research into…

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Don't Get Smart FNL

Alexa, the Amazon-developed virtual assistant, will now be interacting with many home appliances. Sears has announced today more than 40 Kenmore smart appliances are now certified as Works with Alexa. The select Kenmore smart appliance models have received Works with Alexa certification, meaning they meet Amazon’s high bar for responsiveness, reliability and functionality. Customers who…

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Taxes and Retirement FNL

A new Nationwide Retirement Institute survey finds nearly two in five retirees (37 percent) admit they did not consider how taxes would affect their retirement income when planning for retirement. As a result, they may have lost the opportunity to save an additional six years’ worth of income in retirement. The survey highlights a lack of understanding…

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