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Articles in October 2018

  1. October 22, 2018

    The Wells Fargo Cash Wise Visa® Card offers a simple rewards proposition, a solid signup bonus, and valuable perks consumers will love. The best part is, consumers can sign up for this card and earn rewards on their regular spending without paying an annual fee.

  2. October 18, 2018

    What type of card you have is important. It affects how much you owe each month, what you’ll pay in fees, and how much you can spend. When deciding whether to open a credit card or a charge card, it’s important to keep these differences in mind to ensure you make the right choice for you.

  3. October 12, 2018

    Many new freelancers and business owners go through the same thing. They have trouble getting the money they need because they’re so new. If you are entering into the world of freelancing and are needing the extra funds to be successful, learn more about how a personal loan might be best for you.

  4. October 10, 2018

    If you have good to excellent credit and are looking for a rewards card that also has strong introductory offers, the Wells Fargo Propel American Express® Card may be a wise choice. Offering an impressive signup bonus and a zero-interest introductory APR, you can quickly earn rewards and accomplish your financial goals.

  5. October 8, 2018

    If you’re in the market for a new credit card this year and think a Discover card could meet your needs, it helps to gain an understanding of each card’s unique value proposition. This guide breaks down the benefits of each card as well as who it’s good for.

  6. October 3, 2018

    If you love all things spooky and creepy, you’re excited by the fact that Halloween is just around the corner. However, it can quickly derail your budget.Instead, follow these seven tips to save money on Halloween candy, costumes, and decor.

  7. October 2, 2018

    While many people have kept an eye on their credit by signing up for free credit monitoring or paying for an identity protection service like LifeLock, there has been another option on the table for some time now — freezing your credit. Through a credit freeze, Americans have had the opportunity to stall their credit and make it unavailable to anyone who tries to open an account in their name.

  8. October 1, 2018

    When it comes to choosing a bank, there are several ways to keep costs at a minimum while scoring valuable benefits. You can opt for a bank that offers free checking, high interest savings account options, or online banking perks that make paying bills or making deposits easy, for example.

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