Learning & Advice: Make the Most of Your Money!

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Taking a look at the best personal finance news, tips and advice from others on the web! With college graduations taking place all over the country, this week we're highlighting how one recent grad paid off $14,000 in student loans in seven months, bad college habits busted, and seven money moves everyone should make in their first year after college graduation. Plus, with graduation season signaling the beginning of summer, we've also got ways to have fun this summer without wrecking your budget, 10 tips for hosting budget-friendly summer party —and more!
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Despite the common misconception, not all late payments are created equal. Credit Sesame credit expert, John Ulzheimer, explains exactly how late payments affect your credit scores and how to recover.
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Taking a look at the best personal finance news, tips and advice from others on the web! This week we're highlighting important life lessons our moms taught us, thinking about financial freedom and what financial independence means to you, the problem with "keeping up with the frugals," money-saving tips to help you beat the summer heat, nine things you should never skimp on when traveling and how to keep your money safe when you are traveling, and a whole lot more!
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Credit Learning & Advice

Monitoring your credit profile, report and score can help protect your financial standing and save you money over time. Get all of the expert advice, tips and tricks that you need to help you better manage finances! With a positive credit standing, you'll gain access to better loans and achieve significant long-term savings.

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What’s a Good Credit Score? Here’s the Real Answer
March 6, 2015
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Making Sense of Your Credit Score: Understanding What Counts
March 6, 2015
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Are Student Loans Considered Bad Debt?
March 5, 2015
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Having the Credit Talk With Your College-Bound Kids
March 5, 2015
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Should You Refinance Your Student Loans?
March 5, 2015
Money Management Tips
Six Ways to Avoid an Avalanche of Debt
March 5, 2015
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Can I Shop for Credit Without Damaging My Credit Scores?
March 5, 2015
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How Does Being an Authorized User Affect My Credit Score?
March 5, 2015

Debt Learning & Advice

Managing your home, auto or personal loans shouldn't be a headache! Get all of the expert advice, tips and tricks that you need to help you better manage your loans and other debt, protect and improve your financial standing and save money over time!

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Struggling With Student Loan Debt? Student Loan Repayment Op...
March 6, 2015
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Debt Relief: How to Get Out of Debt on Your Own
September 19, 2012
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Credit Card Debt & Divorce: 5 Steps to Protecting Your...
June 13, 2012
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How to Manage Debt Effectively
August 11, 2011
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Manage Credit Card Debt
August 11, 2011
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