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01 Sep
3:58

The Best 6-Month CD Rates in September 2021

Updated on Wednesday, September 1, 2021 Short-term certificate of deposit (CD) accounts offer investors a safe opportunity to squirrel away money for a future expense. If you’re looking for a brief solution for storing your cash and want to earn more interest than a typical savings account will offer, a […]

26 Aug
11:48

The Best Prepaid Debit Cards

Prepaid debit cards are flexible tools that can help you manage your financial life. If you don’t have a bank account but need to pay with a card, a prepaid debit card does the trick. Tend to overdraft your checking accounts? A prepaid debit card can help you avoid nasty […]

15 Mar
6:50

How to Recognize a Financially Abusive Relationship — And How to Get Out of It

Brianna McGurran iStock Domestic violence shatters a victim’s sense of physical and emotional safety, and financial abuse makes it even harder for victims to break free from the grip of their abuser. Financial abuse is “using money and financial tools to exert control,” according to the National Network to End Domestic […]

26 Feb
12:09

8 Ways to Save on Your Energy Bill

Laura Gariepy iStock You pay your utility bills every month, but you may not realize what they’re actually costing you. Would you be surprised to learn that, according to Energy Star, just heating and cooling your home likely runs you more than $1,000 per year? When you also factor in […]

13 Feb
2:42

Your 401(k): Handling Interest Rate Ups and Downs

Peter Fleming iStock Interest rates rise and fall based on changes in the economy. When the economy is weak, the Federal Reserve (the Fed) — which controls the federal funds rate — may lower rates to support the economy. As the economy begins to gain strength, the Fed may choose […]

09 Feb
8:59

6 Tools for Stock Trading and Analysis

Roger Wohlner iStock Stock trading generally is considered to be a short-term approach to investing. Successful stock traders can make outsize profits, but there is a lot of risk involved as well. Taking advantage of tools designed to help traders analyze potential investments can minimize risk and provide an edge […]

07 Feb
11:09

7 Things to Consider When Choosing a Robo-Advisor — Besides Performance

Roger Wohlner Robo-advisors are automated investing platforms that utilize algorithms to automate the investment of client portfolios. Technology can add a lot to the investing process, but in deciding whether or not a robo-advisor is right for you, it’s important to ask a lot of questions and do your research. […]

05 Feb
3:19

Roth IRA and 401k: A Smart Investment Pairing

Sarah Sharkey Investing for retirement can seem to be an overwhelming task. There are many different types of retirement accounts that all offer different benefits. You’ve likely already heard of 401(k)s and Roth IRAs, and may be trying to decide which is best for your retirement savings. Each of these […]

01 Feb
6:10

What’s the Difference Between FHA and Conventional Loans?

Dawn Papandrea Whether you’re buying a new home or thinking of refinancing your current mortgage, it always pays to explore your options so you can get the best deal. Two of the most common loans are conventional loans and FHA loans. In 2018, 61% of all borrowers chose a conventional […]

27 Jan
2:58

Review of the ACE Elite Visa Prepaid Debit Card

Lora Shinn ACE Elite Visa Prepaid Debit Card features Those seeking a prepaid debit card have many options available to them, and ACE Elite Visa Prepaid Debit card is one such option, although one that will involve an assortment of rates and fees. This prepaid debit card product offers tiered […]