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4 Smart Insurance Moves to Make for Hurricane Season

Gird yourselves, homeowners — it’s shaping up to be another dangerous hurricane season. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is forecasting three to five major hurricanes this year, amid a total of 13 to 20 named storms. If you live in a hurricane zone…
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Alliant to Modify Rewards on 2.5% Cashback Card

Beginning in July 2021, Alliant is changing its rewards structure on the Alliant Cashback Visa® Signature Credit Card. Alliant will offer cardholders a tiered rewards program that will impose new requirements in order to snag that solid 2.5% cash-back rate on purchases.
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Can You Get a No-Doc Business Loan?

Some lenders (typically online or alternative lenders) offer no-doc business loans. Tempting as it might be to get funding without all the paperwork, these loans often come with high interest rates and fast repayment terms. Picking out the best small-business loan means more…
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Best Invoicing Software for Small Businesses

Invoicing software allows small-business owners to keep track of what goods and services they’re providing to customers and how much those customers owe. The best versions of this software let businesses manage that process end to end — from creating estimates for new…
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How to Run a QuickBooks Sales Tax Report

Sales tax management is a no-profit activity for your business. It’s not fun, but it is necessary. Setting up proper sales tax management systems — both for tracking and for making sure the cash is always available to pay your sales taxes — will give you peace of mind…
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4 Neobanks Show Up for Their Communities

Big banks design their services for a broad customer base, but in doing so, they can fall short of serving the needs of historically marginalized communities. That gap is creating opportunities for new financial technology firms with roots in these communities.
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Does Medicare Cover Mental Health Services?

Medicare pays much of the cost of a wide range of mental health services, whether provided on an outpatient basis or for inpatients in a psychiatric or general hospital. But you need to be aware of limits on these benefits, including substantial copays, coinsurance and a…
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Here’s What Inflation Could Mean for Prime Day Deals

Amazon’s much-anticipated Prime Day event is coming on June 21 and 22. And unlike past years, this installment of the annual sale coincides with a reopening economy and climbing inflation. In May, the consumer price index — which measures the change in prices that…
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Selz Review 2021: Features, Cost, User Reviews

If you’re looking for an e-commerce platform that caters largely to beginners and purports simplicity and ease of use, you might consider Selz, a multichannel e-commerce solution that allows you to sell your products in the way that’s best for you. However, if you’re…
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Marriott Bonvoy Credit Cards Alter Sign-up Bonuses

Chase is switching up the welcome bonuses for two of its travel credit cards. The limited-time offer on the $0-annual-fee Marriott Bonvoy Bold™ Credit Card has expired, so its sign-up bonus has been lowered. Meanwhile, the Marriott Bonvoy Boundless™ Credit Card‘s…
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Adyen Review 2021: Features, Cost, Alternatives

The Dutch company Adyen provides payment processing services for the world’s top companies like Spotify, Uber, Etsy and more and is known for its all-in-one solution and international reach. As the merchant services provider for some of the world’s top companies, Adyen…
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6 Travel Tips for International Digital Nomads

So you’ve decided to take your remote career on the road and are preparing for traveling long-term internationally as a digital nomad. The remote work lifestyle opens up opportunities to visit all the places on your bucket list. But how do you prepare, and what do you…
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Ask a Travel Nerd: I’m Vaccinated — Can I Finally Go Abroad?

After a near-eternity spent hidden away in their burrows, they’re about to crawl out, take to the skies and make a loud nuisance. Yes, vaccinated American tourists are ready to emerge. According to a survey from Deloitte, 27% of American summer travelers are planning to…
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How to Void a Check in QuickBooks Online

Properly voiding checks in QuickBooks Online keeps your bookkeeping records accurate. This, in turn, protects your business from fraud and helps you ensure your financial statements are always correct. Although deleting a check accomplishes the same thing on your financial…
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5 Budget-Friendly Staycation Ideas For The Summer

Summer is typically a time when many families look to take some time off. With school out, the traditional “summer vacation” brings back memories of kids stuffed in the back of a minivan, on the road to some exotic (or less-than-exotic) destination. As we come…