Worst Ways To Expose Yourself To Credit Card Fraud

Credit card fraud is real. It is unfortunately something that is becoming more and more common. Hence why I am writing this article. We want to help show you some of the most common and also the worst ways you could be exposing yourself to credit card fraud. With that, let’s dive in!

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The costs of riots

Unless you’ve been away from the internet in the arctic, you’re probably aware of recent events following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. The country has been gripped by the largest wave of civil disorder since 1968. The costs of riots are substantial. Past riots have cost between $50 and $446 million with scores dead. But, there is a way to protect yourself.

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What is DINKS and Is It For You?

Are you an avid follower of this blog or perhaps you stumbled upon it, you understand what the term DINKs means (dual income, no kids) but have you really ever thought of the benefits of it or if you could pounce on this opportunity? In this article, we are going to look at DINKs further and the potential it holds.

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As part of our mission to bring you the best of personal finance, this article is about James Altucher.  Altucher is an American money manager, podcaster, author and entrepreneur.  He founded or cofounded a number of companies and has written 20 books and countless articles in publications like The Wall Street Journal.

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What Is The FIRE Movement & Will It Survive The Pandemic?

So what is this mysterious FIRE movement everyone is talking about and will it be affected by the current global pandemic? These questions and more will be answered through this article below but I warn you, after you read about FIRE you will definitely be feeling some type of way…

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Attention All Student Loan Borrowers_ 5 Things You Need To Know About Your Debt

ATTENTION ALL STUDENT LOAN BORROWERS: Do you know what is actually going on with your student loan debt right now? Sure, maybe your payments were paused as part of the CAREs Act that the U.S. Government signed into law at the end of March but are you really paying attention to what’s happening to your debt or what could happen? In this article, we will look at the top 5 things you need to know about your student loan debt during this pandemic.

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The policy mandated economic shutdowns around the coronavirus have been a massive Darwinian event.  And as a result of the chaos, it looks like big tech has come out on top.

Here is the latest from The New York Post. If you’re bored and you need an outrage hit, consider checking it out.

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So, one of the books on my coffee table is Jane Bryant Quinn’s Making The Most of Your Money.  I’ve been a fan of Quinn’s book on and off over the past few years. Unlike many so called “gurus”, Quinn’s book is full of good ideas. Its good largely due to the fact that Quinn is the real deal.  Quinn has authored over 5 books on personal finance and has won awards for financial journalism nearly every year since the 1980s. She also helped to co-develop Quickens personal finance plug in and recently served on Bloomberg’s board (clicky).

So, what good advice does Quinn have for DINKs? In a nutshell, if you’ve already gotten together (e.g. you’re shacking up, cohabiting, have a domestic partisanship, or are married), Quinn’s got a handy checklist. She says you should do the following: [click to continue…]