4 Ways To Manage Your Student Loan Burden

The rapid growth in student loan debt is a big challenge facing students, graduates and parents. With more than $1.2 trillion of student loan debt outstanding, presidential candidates are making a lot of promises to help ease the nation’s burden. …

The Best Savings Accounts of March 2016

Interest rates on savings accounts at traditional banks remain painfully low. Bank of America currently pays 0.01% APY on its Regular Savings Account. The other major banks pay similar interest rates. If you keep $100,000 in an account paying 0.01…

5 Ways To Boost Your Credit Score in 2016

Have you resolved to improve your credit score in 2016? We might dislike FICO, but the financial system still largely depends upon those three digits. If your goal is a higher credit score, here are five tips to help you get there.
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Building A Plan For Wealth In One Day

In a recent survey, 56.3% of Americans admitted to having less than $1,000 combined in their checking and savings account. Over half the country is living “paycheck to paycheck.” In an emergency, 56.3% of Americans would need to borrow in ord…

The Best Mobile Banking Apps

Americans are doing more of their banking online and at ATMs. Chase recently reported that more checks were deposited through cell phones and at ATMs than in branches. As transactions move from branches to cell phones, the quality of mobile banking app…