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[Lesson] Credit Plan

Below are the 5 Steps to constructing your very own credit portfolio. This process takes some time but in the end it will dramatically improve anyone’s financial situation by maximizing their average cash back rate.  536 more words

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Man accused of using stolen credit card from gym locker room

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) — Police are searching for a man accused of using a credit card stolen from a gym’s locker room in Chesapeake.

Police say on April 16 the victim reported his credit card stolen from a One Life Fitness in the 1400 block of Stephanie Way. 45 more words

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Boosting Your Credit Score

4 Myths Debunked

Credit scores are an area of personal finance that seem a lot more mysterious than they actually are. Many people believe that improving them is a matter of trial and error and as a result, there’s a lot of “credit score advice” floating around that can end up doing more harm than good. 782 more words


BMO and the Widow - Let the Games Begin

I sit here in front of the computer making one of the dozens of calls that I have to make to different utilities, credit card companies, etc. 742 more words

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Foreign Currency and Carrying Money Abroad

Here is a link to a Budget Travel article: http://www.budgettravel.com/feature/what-your-bank-wont-tell-you-about-currency-conver,5437/

It covers the most important things. I personally recommend carrying two credit cards with a chip that have no foreign transaction fees and one debit card to withdraw from your bank’s partner ATMs in country. 59 more words


Rebuilding Good Credit

Rebuilding Good Credit

·        Pay all bills on time

·        Get your credit report and check it for accuracy

·        Consider consolidating debts

·        Get secured credit card if denied credit… 26 more words

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MasterCard is joining Apple, Google, PayPal, and Square in the fight for payments primacy

There’s an epic battle being fought to control how people pay each other for things when they’re not using cash, and up until now it has mainly involved firms that might be described as payment industry disruptors—from big technology companies like Apple and Google and PayPal to smaller upstarts like Square and Affirm. 220 more words