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Buying a new car is exciting. Everything from deciding on the make and model to test driving your dream can be a lot of fun. The tough part comes when it’s time to negotiate the price

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Understanding the ins and outs of credit cards is not easy. Teaser rates, hidden fees and fine print can make it hard to select a card that offers good value. If you know what to look

At the beginning of the year, many consumers want to

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Whether you’re a first-time home buyer or a home-buying veteran, shopping for a mortgage loan can be overwhelming. The options seem endless with dozens of lenders, rates, terms, conditions and costs. Narrowing your search can be

Tax Deduction Confusion On December 22, 2017, the Tax Cuts and

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or are looking to upsize

Information security breaches have become commonplace – from large retailers, to government entities to credit bureaus, it is almost impossible to completely protect your personal information.  The good news is, as cybersecurity threats have increased, so

Borrowing money is a reality for most consumers. Whether it’s

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On December 22, 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was signed into effect starting January 1, 2018. This tax reform affects both personal and corporate tax rates. The individual tax breaks, exemptions and deductions are

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