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Tackling Holiday Credit Card Debt

Not-So-Merry Credit Card Balances Holiday-induced credit card debt is a growing problem in America. According to NerdWallet’s 2017 Consumer Holiday Shopping Report, more Americans find themselves in debt because of holiday purchases. If tackling credit card debt — especially with … Continue reading

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Student Debt Hinders Retirement

Impacting Many Seniors Author Note: Lauren Davidson, a Millennial with student debt just trying to make a dent. At $1.4 trillion, runaway student loan debt is now viewed as the next big bubble that could cripple the economy as the … Continue reading

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Credit Card Rate Hikes

The Fed increased interest rates for the second time in three months on March 15. It’s made headline news. There have been hints of additional hikes in 2017. So what does this mean for the 157 million Americans who hold … Continue reading

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Managing Credit Utilization

What’s Real and What’s Not Here in Silicon Valley things are booming. Our economy is experiencing growth. Home prices are surpassing historical records and the unemployment rate is low. You can see the frenetic energy every day — clogged freeways … Continue reading

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