The COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic has affected everyone all around the world. Extended isolation and sudden job losses have everyone thinking about their futures. Lots of people are concerned about losing a reliable income source during this time of crisis. Some have even been forced to shut their businesses. The global pandemic has turned many people’s… Read More
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Between Santa shenanigans, special foods, long-distance travel and treats, holiday spending adds up quicklyâand so does holiday debt. In 2019, shoppers in the US spent 3.4% more than they did in 2018. Unsurprisingly, they also ended up owing 8% moreâroughly $1,325 per adult in 2019 versus just over $1,000 per adult in 2018. Unfortunately, holiday… Read More
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Hackers steal more than 1 million records globally every hour. And improvements in technology make it easierânot harderâall the time for cyber thieves to access your personal and financial information. While identity theft is a scary thought, you arenât helpless. ExtraCredit provides tools to help you not feel helpless. Sign up for dark web monitoring… Read More
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More than 43 million people in America pay rent, but you wouldnât know it to look at their credit reports. In fact, most rent and utility payments are not reported to the credit bureaus, which means you may not be getting credit for bills that you regularly pay. Hereâs how to add rent and utility… Read More
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