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6 Simple Ways to Avoid Identity Theft

According to a study conducted by Javelin Strategy and Research, identity fraud increased by 13% in 2011, affecting more than 11.6 million adults in the United States.

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Google Wallet Now Free to All Alliance Members

With new technologies floating around it’s hard to focus on which ones are actually useful and which ones will quickly disappear.

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8 Ways to Boost Your Credit Score

It’s no secret that the higher your credit score, the more likely you’ll be approved for loans or other financial undertakings.

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5 Summer Vacations (or Mini Getaways) That Won’t Break the Bank

It’s no surprise that vacation expenses can add up quickly. Between paying for flights/gas, meals, lodging, and entertainment, it’s easy to find yourself wondering where it all went when you get home.

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The First Step: How to Get Started with Investing

Investments & Retirement Your retirement should be a time of rest and leisure, not a time of money worries. The good news is you can do something about it now.