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5 Things to Know About the Kroger Credit Card

Kroger is one of the largest grocery store chains in the U.S., with over 2,700 stores across 35 states. If you’re a dedicated shopper at one of the many stores in the Kroger “family,” you might be considering the Kroger 1-2-3 REWARDS® World Mastercard® for your…
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TV Black Friday 2020 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. 27. TVs steal the Black Friday spotlight…
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How to Get the Best Costco Black Friday 2020 Deals

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. 27. What are Costco’s Black Friday 2020…
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Cell Phone Black Friday 2020 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. 27. Black Friday sales are ripe with…
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AmEx Gold Card Boosts Welcome Offer to 60,000 Points

American Express is giving new American Express® Gold Card cardholders an opportunity to snag a richer welcome offer. New applicants can now earn the following bonus: Earn 60,000 Membership Rewards points after you spend $4,000 on eligible purchases with your new card…
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5 Award Sweet Spots Using Etihad Guest Miles

The Etihad Guest program may not be the first name that comes to mind when you think of booking an award flight. It’s based in the United Arab Emirates, far from the U.S., and it’s not a member of any of the three major airline alliances: the Oneworld alliance, Star…
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How to Maximize the AmEx Blue Business Plus Credit Card

The Blue Business® Plus Credit Card from American Express is a business rewards card with a unique set of perks that can deliver high value for the right cardholder. With a $0 annual fee, this card is a strong choice for frugal rewards collectors. Terms apply. But to get…
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Is Halloween Canceled This Year? Not at These 10 Theme Parks

Is Halloween canceled this year? It might be in your neighborhood, but it’s not canceled everywhere. Sure, some popular, annual Halloween events at theme parks are off the table this year. With Disneyland still closed, that means the park’s annual Oogie Boogie Bash…
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How to Get the Best Lowe’s Black Friday 2020 Deals

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. 27. What are Lowe’s Black Friday 2020…
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National Get Smart About Credit Day

Depending on the time period in which you were raised, many young children and adolescents had differing opinions (and ideals) about what credit was and how it should or shouldn’t be utilized. While some were privileged enough to understand the complexities and importance…
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Suddenly Retired? Here’s What to Do Next

The pandemic seems to be driving a surge of early retirements as businesses close or downsize and older people weigh the health risks of continuing to work. The share of unemployed people not looking for work who called themselves “retired” increased to 60% in April from…
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Average Car Insurance Rates by Age and Gender

Car insurance premiums can be mysterious at the best of times. If you move, buy a new car or simply get older, prices can go up or down without a lot of explanation. While those premium changes may feel arbitrary, the price you pay ultimately ties back to a handful of facts…
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How to Maximize Credit Cards Rewards Without Hurting Your Credit

There are many different credit cards out there, and consumers have a seemingly infinite array of payment choices. Banks know this, and so many banks offer rewards for using their credit cards. Banks and other financial institutions want their card to be at the top of your…
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Remote Work Visa Opportunities (and How to Get There on Points)

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, more people are working remotely than ever before. However, working remotely while living through various stages of stay-at-home orders has caused many to reconsider their living arrangements, sometimes leading to an exit from big-city living…
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What Is Ethical Investing and How Do You Do It?

If you’d like to invest but are concerned about your investment dollars supporting industries you don’t agree with, ethical investing may be just what you’re looking for. Ethical investing is all about aligning your personal moral compass with your investment…
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17 Questions to Ask Your Mortgage Lender

Buying a home is one of the most important investments you can make. Becoming a homeowner is an exciting milestone, but the process can be intimidating. After diligently saving for a down payment and choosing a reputable mortgage lender, you’re left with a seemingly…