Kindle Owners with Amazon Prime Shipping Can Borrow Books for Free

Tweet Kindle owners listen up. Amazon’s got a sweet deal. In addition to all the books they offer for free through their website, they also have a Lending Library that is free for Prime members. This lets you get your hands on some of the hottest titles without having to wait for them to go […]

How To Start Investing With Very Little Money

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Tweet You Can Begin Investing Today With as Little as Five Dollars If you have survived the economic downturn, you may be happy just to be paying your bills on time. Investing for your future might not even be on your radar and many folks assume that if they do not have large amounts they […]

10 Mistakes That Hurt your Credit Score

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Tweet We all worry about keeping a good credit score, but how many of us actually go out of our way to protect our score and avoid certain decisions that could negatively affect it?  During our lives we will face numerous financial decisions that could impact our credit score. Don’t know which actions to watch […]

Avoid Becoming a Holiday Crime Statistic

Tweet In the age of technology, nothing is sacred. The information you post online can be used against you. A new generation of thieves rely on your Facebook and Twitter posts as ammunition to break into your homes and steal your belongings while you’re away. With this being said, you can never be too cautious. […]

Resume Writing Tips to Stand Out From the Crowd

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Tweet I recently graduated college and had to interview with multiple companies. Before I even got to the interview, my resume was looked at by multiple managers. I remember one interview where the first thing the manager asked about was a misspelling. I was embarrassed but thankfully I had a revised copy on me where […]

What to Do When You Are Turned Down for a Mortgage

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Tweet If you are interested in buying real estate but had your application for a home loan rejected, you have options. Plenty of them. Of course you can ask the lending institution why they put the kibosh on your application but they won’t likely tell you the complete story because they are afraid you’ll sue […]

Citi Diamond Preferred Card – 0% APR

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Tweet The Citi Diamond Preferred Rewards MasterCard features a straightforward rewards program. Every dollar you spend earns you one point in Citi’s ThankYou Network. ThankYou rewards points can be redeemed on Expedia flights, hotels and travel packages. Citi Diamond Preferred Rewards MasterCard holders looking for benefits beyond travel can redeem points for retail merchandise and […]

The Best Black Friday Deals for 2011

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Tweet Have you had a chance to look at the Black Friday sales ads from your favorite retailers this year?  Well, if you haven’t had the opportunity, we’ve done it for you.  If you’re one of those shoppers that get up at the crack of dawn to get your hands on the season’s most sought-after […]

How Does Your Money Measure Up Compared to Other Generation Xers?

Tweet Have you ever wondered how you compare to others like you when it comes to money? That’s to say, how your income and investing goals measure up. It’s an interesting question. Obviously, you can’t change what other people are doing, but sometimes it’s just nice to know where you fit in the puzzle. And […]

Blue Sky from American Express® Review

Tweet Reward credit cards are nothing new, and American Express has been offering great rewards cards for years. But there is one card out there that just might be a little better than what you’re used to. A lot of people think of travel cards simply as something for a frequent flyer or business travelers, but […]