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TV Black Friday 2021 Deals: Are They Worth It?

NerdWallet is here to help you win Black Friday, while leaving your budget intact. We spend the time, you save the money. Visit regularly for holiday shopping tips and announcements about your favorite retailers. Black Friday is Nov. 26. Black Friday sales are well underway…
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What Is a Joint Loan?

A joint loan allows you to get a loan with another person, known as a co-borrower, who shares ownership of the loan and responsibility for repayment. Mortgages and auto loans are commonly joint loans, but you can also get a joint personal loan. Joint personal loans are good…
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What’s New for Medicare in 2022?

Open enrollment for Medicare goes from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7 each year, when Medicare beneficiaries choose their coverage for the next plan year. As Medicare enrollees contemplate their choices for 2022, here are overall Medicare changes to keep in mind. Original Medicare costs…
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New York’s New Year's Ball Drop Is Back: How To Pay for It

One of America’s biggest winter holiday traditions is back this year after getting massively scaled back in 2020. The Times Square ball drop is set to ring in 2022, and it should be largely similar to its pre-pandemic ways aside from one major change: You’ll need proof…
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From Cryptocurrency to Cash: How to Bank Your Digital Coin

This article provides information for educational purposes. NerdWallet does not offer advisory or brokerage services, nor does it recommend specific investments, including stocks, securities or cryptocurrencies. Cryptocurrency, the blockchain-based digital currency that has…
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The Entrepreneur Salary: 5 Steps to Paying Yourself First

Being your own boss, bringing ideas to life, and hustling to hit goals are just some of the thrills of entrepreneurial pursuit. And while it might be easy to picture yourself having your own business, getting it to prosper takes hard work and time. One way to factor in your…
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Should I Get the Capital One Venture X Card?

The Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card is a premium travel card that comes with top-flight benefits like lounge access, annual travel credit, rich rewards rates and a sizable sign-up bonus: Earn 100,000 bonus miles when you spend $10,000 on purchases in the first 6…
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Chase Partners With Gopuff to Offer Discounts on Deliveries

Chase and Gopuff are pairing up to offer monthly $10 statement credits toward Gopuff orders of at least $10 through Dec. 31, 2023. Gopuff is a delivery service where you can order food, household essentials, alcoholic beverages and more — basically the kinds of items you…
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Fitbit Black Friday 2021 Deals: Are They Worth It?

NerdWallet is here to help you win Black Friday, while leaving your budget intact. We spend the time, you save the money. Visit regularly for holiday shopping tips and announcements about your favorite retailers. Black Friday is Nov. 26. Fitbit’s evolving line of fitness…
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How Much to Spend on Gifts This Holiday Season

Holiday spending can be a delicate subject. No one wants to be the least generous gift-giver in their family or group of friends, but just about everyone is looking for ways to cut back on holiday expenses. Finding that balance requires some finesse, but determining your…
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7 Online Shopping Hacks to Save Money

There’s no question that shopping online is more convenient than shopping in-store, but sometimes you pay for that convenience in the form of shipping charges. With the holidays coming up, that cost difference can add up fast. Thankfully, you can make up that…
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What Is Shop Pay and How to Use It

Shop Pay is a payment service provider that lets customers save their email address, credit card and shipping and billing information so that checkout on a business’s website is faster. What is Shop Pay? Owned by Shopify, Shop Pay is an online checkout system that small…
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Rise in Lending Is Another Sign Economy Is Bouncing Back

In another clear sign that the nation’s economy is returning to pre-COVID levels of activity, the number of new credit accounts being opened is on par with where it was before the pandemic set in. U.S. consumers were approved for 217 million new credit accounts in the…
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How Does the Capital One Venture X Stack Up Against Competitors?

With its longer list of perks — and a $395 annual fee — the new Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card is taking a seat at the table with other big players in the premium travel rewards credit card market. Here’s what you’d get with this card: Welcome offer and…
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What to Expect After Paying Off an Installment Loan

Paying off a loan is a major milestone. Whether you’ve finally cleared your student debt, paid off a home improvement loan or own your car outright, making your last loan payment calls for celebration. But before the balance hits zero, there are a few things to know and…
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3 Ways to Reduce Student Loan Debt

GET READY FOR STUDENT LOAN REPAYMENT February’s coming: What to know as payments restart My payment is how much?!: Get lower student loan bills Sick of student loans?: How to pay off debt faster Reach life milestones: Pay off loans or buy a house? While some student loan…
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Cell Phone Black Friday 2021 Deals: Are They Worth It?

NerdWallet is here to help you win Black Friday, while leaving your budget intact. We spend the time, you save the money. Visit regularly for holiday shopping tips and announcements about your favorite retailers. Black Friday is Nov. 26. Black Friday deals are calling.