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When life changes, so do your driving needs. Your family expands, and suddenly your car is too small.

Topics: Basic Finances
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Want to figure out whether doing it yourself makes financial sense? Easy. All it takes is a little research and some simple math.

Topics: Basic Finances
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It’s hard to imagine living without a checking account these days. Online purchases? No problem. Automatic bill pay?

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So which money management app is best for you? That depends on what type of budgeter you are.

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Savings: We all know we should, but many of us don't. 

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Blank face + question mark + quivering mouth + Home Alone face = the feeling you get when trying to decipher confusing financial information.

Topics: Basic Finances
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When taking out a loan for a new home or car, it’s important to understand what makes up a loan-to-value (LTV) ratio and how it can affect your loan terms.

Topics: Basic Finances
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We all have a FICO score, or at least anyone who has ever used credit does. Although you may be familiar with the concept of a credit score, do you really know what goes into coming up with a FICO score?