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How to Invest Using Peer-to-Peer Lending
How to Invest Using Peer-to-Peer Lending Money & Credit April 26th, 2018
One of the more popular ways to invest these day is through peer-to-peer lending. Many borrowers are avoiding traditional bank…
How to Dispute an Error on Your Credit Report and Win
How to Dispute an Error on Your Credit Report and Win Money & Credit April 11th, 2018
If your credit report contains errors, you owe it to yourself to clean it up. While it can be somewhat…
Guess who’s paying the most in checking account fees…
Guess who’s paying the most in checking account fees… Banks & Banking March 28th, 2018
U.S. consumers with household income of $30,000 and less a year pay an average of $31 a month in checking…
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Who says physical banking is dead? Bank of America to open 500+ new branches Banks & Banking February 27th, 2018
Maybe those rumors about the demise of bank branches are being greatly exaggerated, after all. While some big banks are…
Customers outraged after BB&T ‘malfunction’ locks them out of their accounts
Customers outraged after BB&T ‘malfunction’ locks them out of their accounts Banks & Banking February 24th, 2018
BB&T Bank was the subject of customer anger for a second straight day Friday in the midst of an "equipment…
3 things you should never pay for with a credit card!
3 things you should never pay for with a credit card! Money & Credit February 22nd, 2018
When it comes to using credit cards, it's important to understand both the perks and the risks. Just like with…
Study: Two-thirds of Americans don’t know bank overdraft protection is optional
Study: Two-thirds of Americans don’t know bank overdraft protection is optional Banks & Banking October 17th, 2017
Banks have a certain air of authority in their correspondence with customers — and why wouldn't they? The banking industry…
ATM fees on the rise
ATM fees on the rise Money & Credit September 7th, 2017
I have only paid an ATM charge once in 21 years, back in June 1996 in Moab, Utah — and…
Investment Guide
Investment Guide Money & Credit March 23rd, 2017
Investing can seem so complicated that some just shut down and do nothing -- or hire a salesperson to guide…
Investment Guide
Financial Resources Money & Credit March 23rd, 2017
Financial Resources Banking sites: Bankrate.com This Web site provides a great database of mortgages, loans and certificates of deposit. You…
4 ways to claim free money owed to you
4 ways to claim free money owed to you Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
There is an estimated $60 billion out there in unclaimed money and some of it could be yours!  Unclaimed money…
Should you borrow against your 401(k)?
Should you borrow against your 401(k)? Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
When you borrow against your 401(k), you're borrowing from yourself and paying yourself back, right? Not so fast. Clark has…
Banks collect $14 billion from this one fee (but you can avoid paying it)
Banks collect $14 billion from this one fee (but you can avoid paying it) Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
If you've ever been hit with an overdraft fee on your personal checking account, you'll probably never forget it. The…
New danger when using a debit card at the gas pump!
New danger when using a debit card at the gas pump! Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
Are you still using debit for pay at the pump? There's a real risk that you need to know about...…
Best balance transfer and 0% interest credit cards
Best balance transfer and 0% interest credit cards Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
If you're buried under a big pile of credit card debt -- with high interest fees -- you may want…
Saving for retirement: What to do in your 30s
Saving for retirement: What to do in your 30s Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
For most people in their 30s, life can feel like a breathless uphill run on a downward escalator. Everything seems…
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How to avoid paying high ATM fees Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
ATM charges have been going up at three to four times the rate of inflation year after year. The average…
Know Your Real Credit Score
Know Your Real Credit Score Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
What is a credit score? Your true credit score is a number between 300 and 850 that evaluates your risk…
A Clark Smart alternative to ATM fees at your big bank
A Clark Smart alternative to ATM fees at your big bank Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
Instead of applause from the giant monster mega-banks thanking us for bailing them out, we're getting one hand clapping. Do…
A Clark Smart alternative to ATM fees at your big bank
Bank of America’s new $5 monthly fee on debit cards Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
I hate to say I told you so about the latest debacle with Bank of America charging a $5 monthly…
Discover wants to be an online banking giant
Discover wants to be an online banking giant Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
There's a new sheriff in town offering great deals on banking from a very unlikely source. If you're familiar with…
Fee-Free Mobile Banking Coming From Walmart
Fee-Free Mobile Banking Coming From Walmart Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
Walmart is aiming to capture the hearts and wallets of "the great unbanked" with a new mobile banking service. For…
3 credit cards with no balance transfer fees and low interest rates
3 credit cards with no balance transfer fees and low interest rates Money & Credit March 22nd, 2017
Is credit card debt becoming overwhelming in your life? A credit card with the right balance transfer offer can help…
This unlikely profession is seeing the biggest pay raises!
This unlikely profession is seeing the biggest pay raises! Jobs November 2nd, 2016
If you're looking for work, yet you don't want to go back to a traditional four-year college, there's one industry…
Best ways to get a small business loan
Best ways to get a small business loan Business & Entrepreneurs March 29th, 2016
Getting a loan as a small business or an entrepreneur hasn't always been easy. Big banks generally don't care about…