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8 Remote Jobs That Pay Well

Remote work is a concept that has been popular ever since the technology to support it has been around. The percentage of workers that have done at least some of their jobs remotely has steadily increased over time. Videoconferencing and collaboration tools have reached a…
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How to Start an Insurance Company

Starting an insurance agency is a lot like starting any business. You’ll need to choose a business structure, register and license your business, get insurance and more. But you’ll also need to become a licensed insurance agent and learn how to navigate a highly…
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What Is Square?

Square makes software and hardware that helps small businesses run, including a point-of-sale system and services for payment processing, administering payroll, customer engagement and employee management. Square also offers banking services and small-business loans.
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Schedule K-1: What to Know About Investment Partnership Interests

What is Schedule K-1? The U.S. tax code allows for certain businesses and trusts to pass income-tax liability onto the shareholders or partners who have a vested interest in the business. Partnerships, S corporations, trusts or estates that shift income taxes from the entity…
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Understanding NFTs: What to Know Before You Buy

If you thought navigating the thousands of available cryptocurrencies was confusing, prepare to have your mind blown by NFTs. These one-of-a-kind digital assets number in the millions, offering their buyers ownership of digital content such as images, videos and music. NFTs…
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How Much is 40,000 Miles Worth?

Ever wondered about frequent flyer programs? These programs, created as a way to ensure customer loyalty, have since allowed travelers to fly around the world for very little money. You can earn airline miles in various ways, including through credit card welcome offers, air…
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What is Oneworld Connect and How Does It Work?

Smaller airlines may not have the resources or ability to join a major, global airline alliance. This is why some airline groups have created alternative alliances to piggy back off large alliances via partial membership. Oneworld Connect is exactly this: It is a small…
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What Is Cash-Back Auto Loan Refinancing?

Cash-back auto loan refinance allows you to borrow more than you owe on your current loan and receive the difference in cash. Because the loan is secured by your car, interest rates may be lower than other sources of cash, such as a credit card, payday loan or personal loan.
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Medicare’s Telehealth Experiment Could Be Here to Stay

Medicare beneficiaries used 63 times more telehealth services in 2020 than in 2019 after the federal government loosened Medicare’s strict telehealth rules due to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a report released Friday by the Department of Health and Human Services.
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Resources for Reskilling: Worker Retraining Programs

If you want to change your work life, you’ll likely need a new degree or certificate. There are many challenges to getting “reskilled.” These obstacles can be practical — like a lack of time or money — or emotionally rooted, as it’s a daunting prospect for any…
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9 States With No Income Tax

Living in a state with no income tax is one strategy for lowering your overall tax burden. As of 2021, eight states — Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington and Wyoming — do not levy a state income tax. A ninth state, New Hampshire, does not…
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Working Toward Financial Freedom

To celebrate and recognize how our Minters are achieving their financial milestones, we reached out to everyday Mint users like you, to share their stories.  We connected with Becca, a 27 year old personal finance entrepreneur from New York to learn more about her journey…
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Capital One to End Overdraft Fees on Customer Accounts

Capital One announced today that it will do away with overdraft and nonsufficient funds fees on its retail accounts, making it the latest in a growing number of banks, neobanks and other financial institutions that are working to ease the cost of consumer banking. The free…
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Best Medicare Advantage Plans in Georgia

Nearly 1.8 million people in Georgia are signed up for Medicare, making it the 10th largest U.S. state for Medicare beneficiaries. Medicare is the government health care program for people age 65 and older. Medicare Advantage is a bundled alternative to Medicare that offers…
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Best Medicare Advantage Plans in North Carolina

Just over 2 million people in North Carolina are signed up for Medicare, making it the ninth-largest U.S. state for Medicare beneficiaries. Medicare is the government health care program for people age 65 and older. Medicare Advantage is a bundled alternative to Medicare…
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Let the ‘Out-the-Door Price’ Drive Your Next Car Negotiation

Buying a vehicle is more difficult than ever. Shoppers have long been accustomed to negotiating discounts from the figure on the window sticker. In today’s shortage-driven market, though, many dealers say there is no room for negotiating the cost of a new or used car. In…
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6 Steps to Higher Net Worth: A Year-End Financial Checklist

If you want to build momentum for your New Year’s money resolutions, set some financial improvements into motion before the end of the year. Here are six easy-to-implement steps to help boost your net worth going into the new year. 1. Mind your health insurance…