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Is Technology Making You Lazy? The Dark Side of Set and Forget Payments

How Set and Forget Payments Can Get You In Trouble Most of us care about keeping a good credit record and making our credit card payments on time. Automatic set and forget payments help us do this. But there is a problem with this. It’s making us lazy. As banks get bigger and bigger, one…
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Put Your Credit Card Down!

Credit cards can be a great tool. They’re convenient, help build your credit history, and come with benefits like cashback and travel rewards. For all their virtues, however, credit cards can come with a big downside when they’re not used wisely. They can tempt us to spend more than we normally would and things can quickly spiral out of control before we even realize.

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DIY Credit Card Debt: A Guide To Permanent Debt Relief

There’s a new hero in town ready to tackle your credit card debt. (hint: it’s you.) Credit Card Debt Sucks Literally. Credit card debt sucks freedom from our daily and future opportunities. If you have credit card debt, you already know this. You also probably know that: Most Americans have credit card debt. Credit card…
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Should You Refinance Your Credit Card Debt?

Personal Loans vs Balance Transfer Cards Ready to get serious about paying down your consumer debt? Refinancing options may help you get organized and save you money in interest. There are a couple of different tools you can use to refinance your credit card debt. A personal loan with a lower interest rate than your credit…
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