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12/3/19  Credit 101Smart Spending Tips
5 tips for using credit and debit cards abroad

Want to save time, headaches and money when traveling overseas? Check out these five tips for using credit and debit cards when you travel outside the U.S.

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8/13/19  Credit 101
How do balance transfers work?

Before you transfer a balance to a new credit card, consider your credit score, credit card special promotions, fees and fine print.

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8/1/19  Credit 101
What is the prime rate and why is it important?

Learn more about what factors can influence the prime rate and how changes to the rate could impact you.

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5/30/19  Credit 101
3 smart moves to improve your credit score

If you're looking to raise your credit score, check off these three things first.

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4/19/19  Career & EducationCredit 101Getting Out of Debt
Pros and Cons of Refinancing Student Loans

Knowing the pros and cons of refinancing your student loans can help you decide if it's right for you.

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4/15/19  Credit 101Housing
Who needs a jumbo mortgage?

Curious about jumbo mortgages? Learn the dollar amount that makes your loan a jumbo mortgage and how jumbo loans differ from other so-called "conforming" mortgages. 

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