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Balance Transfer Game: What You Should Know

Balance transfers are becoming an increasingly popular way to reign in high interest rates. However, reducing outstanding debt is not always as easy as switching cards. We've put together ground rules every consumer should know before they consider a balance transfer.

Lost Wallet: What To Do

If you have ever lost your wallet or purse before, you know the headache that comes with this simple misstep. First, you have to dig up all of the account information for the cards you *think* were in your wallet. Next, you contact each creditor to explain the situation. And then you wait nervously for the fallout that can happen when your information falls into the wrong hands.

It's happened to most of us: we get a credit card with the best of intentions and suddenly find ourselves overwhelmed by more debt than we can afford. While a lot of people hold out hope for a promotion or a lottery win to save them from their ...

How a Horse and a Donkey Can Help You Build Wealth

Whenever you have the opportunity, help your neighbors. Generosity and charity are investments in your community's future, which in turn benefits you. See how a horse and donkey learned that important lesson.

Pay Off Debt or Save: Is It Better to Save Money?

Should you deposit your paycheck into your savings account, or use it toward paying off your credit card bill instead of making just the minimum payment? You have only so much money to go around and you probably can’t do both, so it’s important to prioritize. To decide which option is best, figure out which one will make you the most money – or cost you the least – in the long run.



    Twitter Statistics

    February 28, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Tips for Social Networking Statistics
    Every social media network has that one thing that makes it different, and at Twitter, it's the belief that less really is more. Users can express their thoughts, share ideas and post photos, but the catch is they can only do it in 140 characters or less. The fact that Twitter keeps things short and sweet is one of the things that's fueled its success.

    How to Network Better

    February 25, 2015 - By Cassy Parker - Tips for Best Business Credit Card
    To connect with more people, you need to get out and make a lasting impression. But how do you do that? Read on; we explain how to do it better.

    23 Smart Money Moves to Make in College

    February 24, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Tips for Best Credit Card for College Students
    Unless your high school taught you about personal finance, you’ll have to teach yourself how to manage your money in college. Here are 23 smart moves to make before you get your diploma.

    How to Stop Cyberbullying

    February 23, 2015 - By Cassy Parker - Tips for Kids and Money
    Cyberbullying can go viral within hours and leave a lasting mark on the victim. To stop it, read our list of 23 ways that you can protect your teen from cyberbullying.

    Television Statistics

    February 22, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Tips for When to Buy a TV
    Whoa, we spend that many hours watching TV a day? Do we have a TV addiction? Read on for 23 mind-numbing statistics on television.

    Facebook Statistics

    February 21, 2015 - By Rebecca Lake - Tips for Social Networking Statistics
    Check out the shocking number of people who use Facebook, the average number of friends and other fascinating statistics about who is using Facebook.
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    SIMPLE IRA vs SEP IRA

    February 20, 2015 - Retirement
    Saving for retirement can be tricky to navigate when you haven’t started yet. So many different names and tax codes are out there, from Roth and Traditional Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA) to 401(k) and 403(b) and everything in between. To make things simpler for you and get you going toward building your nest egg, CreditDonkey has broken down the best retirement accounts for each type of career and life situation. After our rundown, you’ll have no excuse but to get started on setting ...

    Stop Shoplifting

    February 19, 2015 - By Cassy Parker - Tips for Best Business Credit Card
    Are you doing enough to protect your business from shoplifting? Experts estimate that shoplifting costs retailers billions of dollars each year. Here are 23 ways to make sure that you’re not on the losing end of the battle with retail thieves.

    What Not to Buy in March

    February 18, 2015 - By Lauren Ward - Tips for Best Deals
    March is not a deal-hunter’s best friend. Sure, we have spring to look forward to, but sales for the new season’s clothes will still be a ways off. Nevertheless, CreditDonkey knows of a few items that that you can get for a decent break this month. Brave the last few weeks of winter’s cold if any of this month’s deals suit your needs. Otherwise, wait out another month before splurging.

    Best Time to Buy Kitchen Cabinets

    February 18, 2015 - By Allison Martin - Tips for What to Buy in November
    You can knock off some serious dollars if you time your purchase just right. Read on for the best time to buy new cabinets for your kitchen.

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