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Should You Finance a Car Before Buying a House?

www.buckeyeautofinance.com

Boosting your credit score before buying a home is important for several reasons--loan approval, required down payment, and interest rate are chief among them--and financing a car can actually help.


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An app-o-rama for hundreds of dollars?

www.modestmoney.com

Back in the 2000s the rage among credit card enthusiasts, if there is such a thing, was 0% balance transfer offers. Not to pay down debt, but to get a free loan and earn interest. They would apply for 0% offers, max out the cards with a cash advance, then put that money into a savings account that earned 4, 5% or more. With a $20,000 credit limit that meant $1,000 a year in interest earned, a great deal.


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Simple Ways To Get Out Of Debt

www.saveonmoney.org

When you’ve got a lot of debt, it could feel like there’s no viable way out. The truth is, the world just started to recover from a devastating financial recession a couple of years ago. So if you’re in this position, you’re not alone. Many hard working consumers were laid off from work. Tons of people, struggling to make ends
Read more at http://www.saveonmoney.org/2014/02/simple-ways-to-get-out-of-debt.html#C...


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How Important Is It To Have A Credit Card?

www.modestmoney.com

Many of us may take credit cards for granted. Learn just how important it is to have a credit card. Also read about who shouldn't have a credit card.


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How to Choose the Best Airline Miles Credit Cards

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Airline miles credit cards have gained appeal with travelers worldwide. But how do you choose the right one for you? Learn what to look for to get the best!


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Three Things to Watch Out for When Applying for a Store Credit Card

blog.equifax.com

A store-specific credit card may seem like a great idea when you’re looking for a deal at checkout time, but these cards aren’t always the best option when it comes to your finances. Here are three issues you need to watch out for


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Lufthansa Credit Card Review: A Solid Rewards Card to Consider

www.frugalrules.com

The Lufthansa credit card is a great card to consider if you travel internationally. read my Lufthansa credit card review to see how you could benefit.


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Are There Legitimate Debt Consolidation Loans?

blog.readyforzero.com

One of the methods people often turn to – to make debt more manageable – is debt consolidation. While it’s not the right choice for everyone, debt consolidation can be helpful for some people.


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6 Hidden Dangers of Credit Card Balance Transfers

www.wisebread.com

Credit card issuers wouldn't offer such a screaming deal if there wasn't something in it for them. Here are six of the "hidden" dangers associated with balance transfer offers.


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4 Hidden Credit Card Perks and Benefits that Consumers Should Know

www.saveonmoney.org

Credit cards make us paranoid at times. We typically associate negative connotations to these plastic cards: never ending monthly payments, compounding interest, and a lifetime of debt among others. There are also perks and benefits credit cards offer, however, that can make
Read more at http://www.saveonmoney.org/2014/02/4-hidden-credit-card-perks-and-benefi...


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