What Are Mutual Funds? Understanding The Basics

If you’re one of those investors with very little time to research and invest in individual stocks, it might be a good idea to look into investing in mutual funds. Whether your goal is to save money for retirement, or for a down payment to buy a house, mutual funds are low-cost and effective way …

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American Express Gold card vs. American Express Platinum card

The Amex Gold and Platinum cards both earn valuable Membership Rewards and come packed with perks for frequent travelers – but which is best for you?

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Why You Should Not Buy a Credit Privacy Number (CPN)

If you’re looking to repair your credit, you may have come across websites that advertise a credit privacy number, credit protection number or CPN. These numbers are nine digits like a Social Security number (SSN), and sellers claim that you … Continue reading →

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Experian Credit Score vs. FICO Score

When you think “credit score,” you probably think “FICO.” The Fair Isaac Corporation introduced its FICO scoring system in 1989, and it has since become one of the best-known and most-used credit scoring models in the United States. But it isn’t the only model on the market. Another popular option is called VantageScore, the product… Read More

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We Want a Diverse Area With Moderate Population, Warm, Beach and Culture—So Where Should We Retire?

Retirement advice for a couple seeking a diverse area with moderate population, warm climate, good beaches, and culture.

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3 Reasons to Set Up a Donor-Advised Fund to Maximize Your Charitable Tax Deductions

Using donor-advised funds is a more advanced tax strategy that has gotten more popular recently with the introduction of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) in February 2020. The TCJA nearly doubled the amount of the standard deduction, which…

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Amex announces changes to Amex Gold benefits, brings back Rose Gold design

American Express now offers a free year of Eats Pass membership on The Platinum Card® from American Express, the American Express® Gold Card and the American Express® Green Card. Plus, Amex Gold cardholders are getting a new Uber Cash annual credit and the Rose Gold design option.

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Instacart Layoffs: Here’s What the Cuts Mean for Your Side Gig

Grocery delivery service Instacart is laying off nearly 2,000 employees in the coming months as it shifts away from having shoppers embedded in stores. Instacart unveiled the shift to a new “Partner Pick” model in a post on Medium. Under that model, Instacart will rely more on grocery store employees to fulfill orders. The announcement […]

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