What Credit Score Does Everyone Start With?

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Numbers define our existence when you really think about it. When you are born, you receive your Social Security Number, and hopefully, if our entire financial infrastructure is not in total shambles 50 years from now you will have a nice nest egg. In regards to the finances, when you begin your journey with your personal credit you have a credit score. But, where do you start? Most people think...
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A New Take On Dinner Time: A Blue Apron Review

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One of the hardest decisions a person can make is figuring out what they want to eat for dinner each night. Personally, I live with two younger brothers, an uncle and my parents so trying to get everyone on board for what they want to eat each night can be a battle. My younger brothers, for example, may want pizza that night; while my mother may want to have a nice fish dinner. With my dad being a...
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Online Shopping Made Easier: A Paribus Review

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Online shopping has become one of the easiest ways for consumers to purchase what they need. Often many of us want to find the best possible deal so we can save the most money. There are hundreds of sites that offer a money back rebate just for shopping…most of these are doomed to history’s dust bin.  However, a noteworthy new player in this space is Paribus. In doing this Paribus review,...
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How Do You Transfer Money from your Credit Card to your Bank Account?

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What do you do when you need money in a bind? If you are fairly savvy with online banking you could transfer money between your accounts. But, how could you do that with your credit cards? Depending on your bank, you may have a limit on how much money you can transfer or how many times you can transfer during a statement period. For example, institutions like TD Bank and Bank of America, only allow...
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Do you need to tip a house painter?

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There always seems to be a gray area when it comes to tipping someone. Some people are more prone to tip, while others feel the base price should suffice for the work. For many service workers, a tip can do wonders for their ending paycheck. With the home improvement season around the corner, more homeowners are going to be painting or repainting their houses. But, if you decide to forgo painting the...
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How the Average American Handles Debt (And How It Really Should Be Handled)

Over the past three decades, Americans have been piling on the debt. In a recent survey, the average... more →