Using a Prepaid Card: 5 Reasons You Should

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Using a prepaid card has changed the way I handle money. They are safe alternatives to your bank-provided debit card, and you can use them virtually anywhere. In the past, most of the people using prepaid cards were those who didn’t have traditional bank accounts, due to lack of access or funds for fees, or because they couldn’t qualify for a credit card due to low credit scores. This...
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Bad Money Habits You Need To Stop

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There are so many bad money habits out there. I’d imagine you could probably name a few of your worst without really putting a lot of thought into it. I have some particularly crappy ones, and while I’ve made a lot of progress on them in the past year or two I still definitely have a ways to go. Since the year is ending and everyone, for the first few weeks anyway, acts like a new year brings...
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How to Use Craigslist like a Pro

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I’ve been using Craigslist for the past decade. I’ve probably made 50+ transactions and everything has gone off without a hitch. I’ve bought and sold goods ranging from a DVD player to a car. A lot of people are nervous about using the service. When I tell people I like Craigslist, they usually respond with silly statements about a ‘Craigslist killer’ etc. Basing things...
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New Contributor! Personal Finance Blogger, Will Lipovsky

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   Who Am I? I’m a personal finance blogger. And my life is full of bizarre contradictions. I love the outdoors but I also love the internet. When I’m not exercising my passion for cycling, you may find me working on my beloved car. I’ll never pass up an opportunity to travel but I’m no stranger to being a happy homebody at times. I’ll gratefully work a 12-hour day...
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