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How to freeze your credit for free

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Identity theft is on the rise yet again, and this time fraudsters’ methods are changing. According to Javelin Strategy & Research, in 2017 social security numbers were …

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What is a credit freeze?

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Raise your hand if you’ve been feeling the desire to put your credit on lock-down and if that desire grows stronger with every new data breach …

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The one money thing to do now that the holidays are over

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While most people are recovering from the merriment of the holidays, savvy shoppers will be making a beeline for the seasonal decor aisle of their local …

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How cosigning a loan can destroy your credit

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Cosigning a loan can be a loving gesture, especially since it is usually done for a family member. But if you do choose to do this, …

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7 killer ways to simplify your financial life

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The simpler your financial life is the more secure it will be. When you spin lots of plates., you increase the odds of having a few …

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8 tips to shorten your house hunt in 2019

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House hunting in a hot housing market is stressful enough – especially smack in the middle of a seller’s market — but newbies take heart: We …

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50 realistic New Year’s resolutions

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It’s the New Year, which is the best time to reflect on all the money things you did (or didn’t) do in the past 365 days …

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V6 diesel adds mileage and torque to updated Ford F-150 pickup

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Ford F-150 has followed the Ram 1500 with a turbocharged diesel V6 in a half-ton pickup truck, each of them competing to establish a new niche …

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5 ways to make 2019 a greener year

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Trying to reduce your carbon footprint? Perhaps you want to turn that leftover food into compost? Alexa has skills for these and other ecological tricks. Plus, there are …

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9 reasons dating is better as a single mom

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Through my circle of friends and single moms I meet through this blog, I often hear cries of horror about the thought of single-mom dating.  What man …

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Forget making New Year’s resolutions — take action instead

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Making New Year’s resolutions is a time-honored tradition of paying attention to something important for a short period of time. Then it’s back to business as usual. In …

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The biggest life insurance mistakes & how to avoid them

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Consumers often underestimate the potential to make mistakes when it comes to life insurance. Perhaps is because life insurance is often thought of as a fringe …

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Home loan programs that require little to no down payment

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Looking to move up in the housing world, but don’t quite have the cash? The following are a few programs that may be available to you: …

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Business health: How much money are you really making & spending

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If you can’t answer this question with hard numbers, then you don’t really know. The most successful companies have systems in place to make sure that …

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What’s the better investment, a Porsche or the S&P?

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So which has provided a better investment opportunity: Buying a Porsche or putting that same money into the stock market? RimBlades USA wondered, and put its …

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Bugatti celebrates 90 years since 1928, its greatest racing season

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Bugatti came into its own as a dominating force in motorsports in 1928, when its lightweight, supercharged Type 35 racers went on a consistent winning streak …

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McMullen ’32 Ford hot rod on Kissimmee auction docket

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Labeled by Mecum Auctions as “The World’s Most Iconic Hot Rod,” the 1932 Ford McMullen roadster is on the docket for the upcoming Kissimmee collector car …

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5-minute money resolutions for 2019

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You don’t need to start the new year under pressure to make good on all the stuff you didn’t get right last year. Instead, go “easy” …

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What you need to know about the 2019 mortgage market

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Will 2019 be the year of the homebuyer, or will it remain a seller’s market? Will interest rates continue to go up in 2019, making home-buying …

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At 87, she gets a literal ride along Land Rover memory lane

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When she attended the 70th-anniversary party for Land Rover back in June, 87-year-old Dorothy Peters took along some photos of the day when she worked for …

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7 ways to simplify your subway commute in 2019

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The only thing worse than a long commute is a public transportation commute, which can be uncomfortably crowded, often cold (or hot) and surely not in …

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Considering self-employment? Start with these 4 conversations

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“Honey, I’m thinking I should quit my job and work for myself…what do you think?” When you’re self-employed, you don’t operate in a vacuum. There are …

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How to start a business with no money

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A study by Wells Fargo found that 77% of small businesses rely on personal savings for their initial funds. But, what if you don’t have a …

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6 ways to lower your homeowners insurance rates

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In order to keep your home insured, you have to pay monthly or annual premiums. The amount is largely dependent on your address, the age of …

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4 things you can do if your student loan rates keep going up

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From December 2015 until now, the Federal Reserve’s target interest rate has increased eight times. Although rate hikes tend to be a sign of a strong …

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‘Green Book’ isn’t car movie of the day, but of an era

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I saw Green Book over the weekend. If you haven’t, I encourage you to do so. It’s a road-trip movie, featuring a tough-guy driver, a world-class pianist, and …

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What is 5G and when can I start using it?

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Just as 4G followed 3G, 5G is about to land. 5G promises significantly faster speeds not just for smartphones, but also for infrastructure, VR and even …

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Why you should never buy life insurance for children

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Never buy life insurance for children. Life insurance is a tool that can protect your entire family. There are two ways that this tool helps them …

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9 ways to pay off your debt in 30 days

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Paying off large debts usually requires a long-term game plan. But just a couple of easy steps can help you pay off your smaller debts in …

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Robert Redford Porsche 904, Lambo Miura SV to highlight Bonhams auction

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Three exotic classics, one of them formerly owned by a Hollywood star and a vintage-racing legend, will be among the collector cars offered by Bonhams during …