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Reboot Your Budget to Prepare for Reopening

Picture cruising your car deep into 2021 and never glancing in the rearview mirror. Vaccines, travel and a hope of normalcy are finally on the horizon. With so much to look forward to in the future, it’s understandable to not want to look back. But returning to typical…
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Want to Buy Ethereum? Here’s What to Consider

Ethereum, which is second only to Bitcoin in terms of global market capitalization, has seen its share of surges and crashes since its launch in 2015. But the cryptocurrency has been turning heads recently amid a rush of interest in the crypto space in general, hitting new…
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Real Minter Story: Kimberly

To showcase how our Minters are achieving their financial goals, we reached out to everyday Mint users, just like you, to share their stories. Whether it’s reaching an emergency fund goal, or making progress in paying off student loans, we’re inspired by the…
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The Guide to Priority Pass Lounges at PDX

Portland International Airport (PDX) in Oregon is home to many attractive airport lounges, including four Priority Pass locations. On its club list are a Delta Sky Club and United Club, but these are restricted to passengers with eligible access. That’s why credit cards…
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What to Know Before Flying Delta Air Lines With Pet Cargo

Delta Air Lines passengers who plan on flying with pets have a few options, depending on their animal’s size and species and their destination. If your furry companion requires a pet carrier size that won’t fit under the plane seat in front of you, one alternative is…
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Best Accounting Software for SaaS Businesses

The best accounting software for software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies offer: Scalability: Most SaaS companies are growth-minded, meaning you need accounting software that can keep up with your business as it expands. Automation: SaaS is a fast-paced industry. Nobody wants…
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Best Church Accounting Software for 2021

Your church has an important mission, and doing your bookkeeping shouldn’t get in the way. Using the right church accounting software helps you get your church bookkeeping done quickly and accurately, so you and your administrative staff can get back to the things that…
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What to Know About Mortgage Lending Standards Easing in 2021

The standards and policies that banks and other lending institutions use to determine their lending practice vary over time for a variety of different reasons. The overall economic climate, a bank’s particular financial situation, and the local real estate market are…
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What is an NFT?

Maybe you’ve seen NFTs on social media or in articles and haven’t taken the time to understand the hype. Or, maybe you’re well aware and need more supplemental information to help navigate something that appears to be very foreign. Regardless of how you’ve got here…
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How to Budget for a New Home So You Don’t End Up House Poor

Andy Hill discovered he was house poor soon after he bought his first home in 2004. When Hill put 10% down on the 1,200-square-foot house in Royal Oak, Michigan, a suburb outside of Detroit, he was surprised to find out he had to pay private mortgage insurance, which…
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28 Business Ideas for Teens

You’re never too young to start a business. Just take a look at some of these young entrepreneurs if you’re not convinced. Business success can come at any age, and you never know who will think of the next big idea. If you have an industrious teen with an…
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Do You Know How Much You’re Spending on Dining and Takeout?

Pretty much everyone upped their spending on take-out food in 2020 – and for good reason. With restaurants closed for indoor dining and grocery stores experiencing unpredictable staffing and inventory issues, many consumers chose to order out for the majority of their…
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Chubb Homeowners Insurance Review 2021

Chubb home insurance at a glance Although consumers may pay slightly more than average, Chubb home insurance policies come standard with high-end features that many other companies charge extra for, as well as several safety-focused discounts. Chubb’s very low number of…
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Amica Home Insurance Review 2021

Amica boasts high customer satisfaction and a variety of coverage options that land it among our list of the top home insurance providers. Amica also offers discounts for things like paperless billing and automatic payments, which can be relatively easy to obtain. Amica…
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The Robinhood IPO: What to Know

Robinhood, the stock-trading app that became a household name and media mainstay in 2020, is going public in 2021 after years of speculation. And adding to the buzz, the IPO is coming at a time when the company is confronting a convergence of record user growth, public…
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6 Best Credit Unions for Business Accounts in 2021

A credit union can be a good choice for a business account if there are locations near you and you can qualify to join. These nonprofit, membership-based financial institutions often get high marks for customer satisfaction compared with banks. But be sure to compare credit…