Best Airline Credit Cards of 2017

Hey, frequent travelers! If you’re hitting the road (or the sky or sea) without a travel rewards credit card, you’re missing out. The top airline

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Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards for 2017

Carrying a credit card balance can have a significant impact on your finances. While most consumers focus on APR (annual percentage rate), credit card interest

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Best Credit Cards for College Students in 2017

When students head off to college, it’s often their first time managing their own finances — and that includes using a credit card. The best

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Best Cash Back Credit Cards for 2017

Cash back credit cards make it easy to earn rewards for the purchases you make every day. In most cases, you’ll earn a percentage of

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Best Rewards Credit Cards of 2017

If you want to earn rewards quickly (who doesn’t?), it’s important to choose a card that aligns with your spending habits and goals. With the

Best Travel Credit Card for 2017

Summer is almost here and that means we’re about to enter peak travel season. Whether you’re planning a family vacation or looking to travel for business, there’s

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Best Roth IRA Accounts for 2017

Meet the Author Jeff Reeves is a financial commentator with 20 years of newsroom and stock market experience. His work has appeared in numerous finance

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Should You Invest Your Short-Term Savings?

A lot of people hate the idea of keeping money in a savings account. They feel like it’s just sitting there, earning next to nothing,

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Buying a House? How to Save for a Down Payment

Saving for a new home has just become easier. Both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac say they will now buy mortgages with as little as

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Vanguard Review

Vanguard is an excellent choice for investors thinking about retirement, but if you intend to actively trade, you can find a better deal elsewhere. is

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Best Money Market Accounts for 2017

The best money market accounts (MMAs) can be a great low-risk investment for building that emergency fund or storing extra cash. They offer better interest

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Best Online Brokers for Beginners

Meet the Author Jeff Reeves is a financial commentator with 20 years of newsroom and stock market experience. His work has appeared in numerous finance

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What is Your Biggest ‘Savings Win’ So Far This Year?

With the fall season in full swing, it’s only natural to take a closer look at our financial goals for this year. There are only

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Best Cheap Car Insurance for Teens for 2017

Car insurance for teens, by definition, isn’t cheap. Little driving experience and a statistically higher chance of accidents makes teens a big risk to insurers,

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What Is a CD or Certificate of Deposit?

If you’re looking for a place to stash your money for a longer period of time than a regular checking or savings account, you may

Best Hotel Credit Cards for 2017

The best hotel credit cards have a lot more to offer than just valuable benefits for loyalty members; they can also take the sting out

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Best Savings Account in 2017

Looking for places to grow your money without much risk is difficult these days, but finding the best savings account might be a good place

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The Best High-Interest Savings Accounts Online for 2017

Don’t expect the savings accounts at your brick-and-mortar bank to notice that the Federal Reserve raised interest rates. Rates have been at historic lows for years