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Which Rewards Credit Cards Are Best for Family Travel?

At NerdWallet, we strive to help you make financial decisions with confidence. To do this, many or all of the products featured here are from our partners. However, this doesn’t influence our evaluations. Our opinions are our own. When it comes to travel rewards…
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How To Leverage Student Credit Cards As A Financial Opportunity

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Delta, Virgin Atlantic Add New UK Flights for Summer 2020

You’ll have plenty of flight options if you want to hop across the pond next summer, as Delta and its joint venture partner Virgin Atlantic are combining forces to offer10,000 more seats per week on transatlantic flights to the United Kingdom. The plan includes…
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Apple Card Officially Debuts, Adding New Rewards Categories

At NerdWallet, we strive to help you make financial decisions with confidence. To do this, many or all of the products featured here are from our partners. However, this doesn’t influence our evaluations. Our opinions are our own. The buzzy new Apple Card is officially…
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Benefits of Southwest Airlines Credit Cards

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Student Loan Assistance Programs: What You Need to Know

When I graduated from college, I was one of the “lucky ones” with a lower-than-average student debt load. While I “only” had $10,000 in loans, it still took me seven years to pay them off. These days, with the average student loan debt for the Class of 2018 looming…
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Budgeting 101: How to Create a Budget

Keeping a budget can seem daunting or restrictive at first, especially if you’ve never had one before. But a budget can offer you peace of mind and give you more confidence in managing your finances. Rather than worrying about money, you’ll know exactly what you and your…
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Discretionary Income and Student Loans: What Does It Mean?

Have you ever heard of “discretionary income” but felt unsure about exactly what it means? You’re not alone. Many people are aware of what they spend, but not the financial lingo behind it. Discretionary income refers to the remaining funds you have after you pay for…
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SmartMoney podcast: ‘Should I refinance my student loans?’

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How to Access American Airlines Admirals Club Lounges

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6 Things to Know About United Lounges

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What Is a 1099-DIV Tax Form? How It Works and What to Do

At NerdWallet, we strive to help you make financial decisions with confidence. To do this, many or all of the products featured here are from our partners. However, this doesn’t influence our evaluations. Our opinions are our own. A 1099-DIV tax form is a record that…
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Flight Deal: Head to China for as Little as $305 Round-Trip

This might be the cheapest trip to Asia you’ll ever take. Fares to China are absurdly low right now, and the exchange rate is extremely favorable for Americans. The Chinese yuan recently hit its lowest point in 11 years, dropping to a little more than 7 yuan to 1 U.S.
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What Is a 1099-MISC Tax Form? How It Works and What to Do

At NerdWallet, we strive to help you make financial decisions with confidence. To do this, many or all of the products featured here are from our partners. However, this doesn’t influence our evaluations. Our opinions are our own. A 1099-MISC tax form is a record that…
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Southwest Launches New Wave of Flights to and Within Hawaii

At NerdWallet, we strive to help you make financial decisions with confidence. To do this, many or all of the products featured here are from our partners. However, this doesn’t influence our evaluations. Our opinions are our own. Southwest Airlines is expanding its…
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The Best Investments You Can Make Right Now

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Lyft, JetBlue to Dissolve Rewards-Earning Partnership

After three years, Lyft and JetBlue are ending their rewards partnership. Members of JetBlue’s TrueBlue frequent flyer program have been able to earn TrueBlue points on rides to and from the airport with Lyft. Now, TrueBlue members have a short window to take advantage of…
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How To Save Money On College Textbooks

It’s a common trope: going to college is expensive. There’s tuition, the overpriced cafeteria plan, and the cramped dorm room that costs more than your parent’s mortgage. College costs have outpaced inflation and wages for years, and the costs can be seen everywhere.