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How My Travel Credit Card’s Benefit Saved Me Over $1,000

In 2020, I was looking forward to leaving Los Angeles for a socially distanced vacation in San Diego. I had stocked up on food, hand sanitizer, wipes and masks. To stay safe and distant, I had booked two cottages near the beach with my travel credit card. My friend and his…
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5 Things to Know About the Barclay’s Upromise Card

The Upromise Mastercard, issued by Barclays, allows cardholders to earn rewards directly toward a 529 college savings account. You’ll earn a decent cash-back rate with the $0-annual-fee card, but only if your account is linked to an eligible 529 account. Most, even those…
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How to File a Complaint Against Your Bank

If you get wrongly charged a fee or fraud hits your account, you may feel frustrated and impatient with your bank. If you’re not being heard or treated fairly, it might be time to file a complaint. And be assured your actions can help more than just you. “If multiple…
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How to Get a Delta Air Lines Refund

The assurance of a flexible refund policy can ease a stressful travel experience when unexpected events, like a severe illness or poor weather, derail your flight plans. Travelers who fly on Delta Air Lines might have the ability to request a refund, depending on the…
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Paylocity vs. ADP 2021 Comparison Review

Both Paylocity and ADP are cloud-based payroll systems, meaning you can access your account anywhere you have an internet connection. Whereas ADP offers several different plans based on the number of employees and features you’re looking for, Paylocity doesn’t have plans…
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How to Open a Gas Station: A Step-by-Step Guide

Have you ever wanted to open a gas station but kept delaying it because you didn’t even know where to start? While starting a business can be a complex process, and opening your own gas station does have a few unique challenges you should be aware of, this shouldn’t…
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NEW Mint Feature Highlight: Transaction Widget on iOS

Minters – Say hello to our newest feature, the Mint Transaction Widget on iOS!  With the new Mint widget, you can now track your spending faster than ever without even opening the Mint app. It’s customizable, so you can change your view depending on whether you want to…
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Aetna Medicare Advantage 2021 Review

Aetna, a CVS Health company since 2018, is the fourth-largest provider of Medicare Advantage plans. The company offers a strong array of benefits, with most plans including dental, vision and hearing coverage, and many plans offering additional (and valuable) perks.
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The Best Homeowners Insurance in Texas

The saying “everything’s bigger in Texas” doesn’t just apply to a plot of land or the size of a rib-eye steak. It turns out, it’s true for homeowners insurance, too. With an average annual rate of $3,380, Texas home insurance is the third-most expensive in the…
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What Happens to Your Debt When You Die?

After you die, your debts will be paid by your estate. Generally, your family is not responsible for paying off your debts, unless they co-signed on any loans or jointly own any of your accounts. Note: Laws related to debts after death vary by state, and the following is…
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How to Void a Check

You can easily void a check by writing “VOID” across the front of the check, using blue or black ink and large letters. You may need to void a check to set up automatic transactions, like direct deposit of paychecks to your checking account. Though many financial…