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Step by Step Guide for 0% Balance Transfers

Here are our 4 steps to do a balance transfer. By doing a balance transfer to a 0% APR card, you can start save money over the short term and start paying down debt.

Hacking Your Way Out of Debt -- What Your Bank Won’t Tell You

There are a few methods of getting rid of credit card debt, one way many people with decent credit can get out of debt is doing a balance transfer.

What Happens When You Don’t Pay Your Student Loans?

This is how it starts: emails, calls, snail mail, calls to your emergency contact. All of them can be a nuisance but still ignored, but once the federal government begins garnering your wages (e.g. taking money from your paycheck directly), you’ll definitely start listening!

Emergency Fund: What it Is and Best Practices

An emergency fund is a must have for any unexpected expenses that come up - because after all, life happens and you just can’t anticipate everything.

What is a Trust Fund and How Does It Work?

You’ve probably heard the term “Trust Fund Baby,” but what actually is a trust fund and when should you get one? It’s one of the tools that the ultra-rich seem to use often, and one of the financial tools that keeps the wealth gap in place -- so we went ahead and looked into it for you.

What Makes a Good Lender?

Below we’ve highlighted some of the top questions people ask when choosing a student refinancing lender...

Top 5 Questions When Refinancing Student Debt

We have listed top 5 questions most people ask themselves when they start thinking about refinancing their student debt...

What Is An “Index Fund”?

Last year, nearly $700 billion was poured into index funds across all asset classes. What does this mean, and why is this type of fund rising in popularity?

Which Side Hustles Earn the Most?

Here are some details on popular side hustles, and how much you can make with each...

What Does It Mean When “The Fed Raises Interest Rates”?

Your credit card interest just went up -- here's why!

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