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When It Comes to Your Car Contract, the Devil Is in the Details

As dealers try to boost profits on each car they sell — because current demand far outweighs supply — many are padding contracts with extra fees and products without telling the buyer. This means it’s more important than ever to carefully review the sales contract…
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Why it’s More Important Than Ever to Track Your Spending

With inflation and prices rising at gas pumps, grocery stores and everything in-between it’s more important than ever to track your spending. While it may sound like a daunting task, tracking expenses is easier than you might expect – especially with the help of apps…
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Exchange Rate Explained

What is an exchange rate? An exchange rate tells you how much one unit of currency is worth compared to a different form of currency. These rates determine the price for exchanging one currency for another. Many people use exchange rates when they travel abroad and need to…
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American Airlines Flagship First Class Guide

If you’re planning to fly with American Airlines on a long-haul journey, you may want to consider booking an American Airlines Flagship First class ticket. This premium travel experience is available on longer transcontinental flights and many international flights.
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Does My Chase Credit Card Have Travel Insurance?

Chase is a major issuer within the U.S. credit card market — and with good reason. Whether you’re looking for a card co-branded with a preferred hotel or airline or one that earns Ultimate Rewards®, Chase has various options. However, if you already have one of these…
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Best Free HR Software for Small Businesses

Free HR software doesn’t offer the range of functions that are included in paid products. If you want a platform that combines recruiting, onboarding, time tracking, payroll, benefits, training and performance, you’ll typically have to pay for full-service HR software.
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Modification Grants and Loans Help Make a Home More Accessible

Modifying a home to accommodate an injury, disability or aging can involve costly updates. Wide doors, altered kitchen cabinets and easier-to-use appliances can cost thousands of dollars. Before you finance or pay out of pocket for these upgrades, look for assistance from…
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6 Ways to Make Money Online in Your Spare Time

So you want to make a little extra money on the side through the internet? Well, you came to the right place. While billions of dollars are generated online daily, the funny thing is that the “average” internet user really has no idea why or how this is happening, or…
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Investing for Parents: Save for Retirement, Avoid These Mistakes

The investing information provided on this page is for educational purposes only. NerdWallet does not offer advisory or brokerage services, nor does it recommend or advise investors to buy or sell particular stocks, securities or other investments. One of the first times I…
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Best Medicare Supplement Insurance Companies in 2022

Medicare Supplement Insurance, or Medigap, covers “gaps” in Original Medicare coverage, such as certain out-of-pocket expenses like copays, coinsurance and deductibles. Medigap plans are sold by private insurance companies, but the plans’ Medicare coverage is regulated…
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Budget Friendly Sustainable Swaps

When you’re on a tight budget, trying to be more environmentally conscious can be difficult. The cheapest items tend to be the least eco-friendly, and there’s no denying that adopting a more sustainable lifestyle requires a certain level of financial…
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Citibank Bonus for Checking: Up to $1,500

The Citibank bonus could earn you $300, $700 or $1,500 when you sign up for a new Citi checking account and complete the required activities. To earn the bonus, you’ll have to deposit at least $15,000 and meet a few other requirements. The deposit and minimum balance…
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How to Go Green(er) With Sustainable Banking

This Earth Day, you may be wondering how you can reduce your negative impact on the planet. Where you spend and keep your money can affect the kinds of sustainability efforts that are funded and the harmful practices that aren’t. The bank that you use may have some…
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The Guide to American Airlines Flagship Business Class

If you’re planning to fly long distances with American Airlines, you may want to book a business-class ticket to improve your overall comfort and flying experience. Unlike a short, domestic business-class flight with American Airlines, Flagship business class tickets give…
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How to Plan Award Travel for Newbies

Does your best friend jaunt off to seemingly exorbitant destinations with no visible means of funding? Has your boss been going on about Ultimate Rewards® and how they’ve landed him a suite at the Park Hyatt Paris? Whatever the case, you’ve heard about award travel and…
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6 Things to Know Before Flying Emirates First Class

Emirates first class offers one of the most luxurious experiences in travel and, depending on the route and plane, can include: An onboard shower. Two bars. A Bulgari amenity kit. Expansive food and drink options. Of course, you also get bragging rights for life. Before…