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Chubb Homeowners Insurance Review 2021

Chubb home insurance at a glance Although consumers may pay slightly more than average, Chubb home insurance policies come standard with high-end features that many other companies charge extra for, as well as several safety-focused discounts. Chubb’s very low number of…
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Amica Home Insurance Review 2021

Amica boasts high customer satisfaction and a variety of coverage options that land it among our list of the top home insurance providers. Amica also offers discounts for things like paperless billing and automatic payments, which can be relatively easy to obtain. Amica…
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The Robinhood IPO: What to Know

Robinhood, the stock-trading app that became a household name and media mainstay in 2020, is going public in 2021 after years of speculation. And adding to the buzz, the IPO is coming at a time when the company is confronting a convergence of record user growth, public…
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6 Best Credit Unions for Business Accounts in 2021

A credit union can be a good choice for a business account if there are locations near you and you can qualify to join. These nonprofit, membership-based financial institutions often get high marks for customer satisfaction compared with banks. But be sure to compare credit…
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How Do Banks Make Money?

Banks make money on the services they provide. They earn money by charging customers interest on various loans and through bank fees. As hubs for money and financial services, banks deal with lending money and keeping it secured for their customers, but how do banks make…
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Prepare for COVID Medical Bills This Year

Testing and vaccination for the coronavirus are free thanks to laws passed last year. Treatment isn’t, however, and may be about to get more expensive. A new vaccine is in production, millions of doses are being administered daily and President Joe Biden says there will be…
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BBVA Business Checking: 2021 Review

BBVA (formerly BBVA Compass) offers three small-business checking accounts: BBVA Business Connect Checking, BBVA Business Choice Checking and BBVA Business Premium Checking. The bank also offers an Interest on Lawyers Trust Account, or IOLTA, for attorneys who need to place…
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BB&T Business Checking: 2021 Review

BB&T offers three main business checking accounts that cater to small-business owners: Business Value 50, Business Value 200 and Business Value 500. The bank also offers specialized account options for nonprofit organizations, government agencies and businesses with…
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Student Borrower Protection Center Review: Student Loan Help

To help student loan borrowers avoid scams, NerdWallet is rounding up information on legitimate organizations student loan borrowers can look to, like this one.  Organization: Student Borrower Protection Center. Mission statement: Student Borrower Protection Center is a…
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American and Alaska Reveal Reciprocal Elite Upgrade Details

On March 31, Alaska Airlines joined the Oneworld Alliance — the alliance that American Airlines helped found in 1999. Now that Alaska is part of Oneworld, American and Alaska elite members are guaranteed elite benefits when flying on any Oneworld airline. However, Alaska…
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The Guide to SkyTeam Lounges

When you’re looking for a place to relax in the airport, lounges are always a welcome sight. The question is whether you will have access. Some airlines operate their own lounges and charge for membership, while others only permit passengers to enter based upon their elite…
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Adam Minsky, Student Loan Lawyer Review: Student Loan Help

To help student loan borrowers avoid scams, NerdWallet is rounding up information on legitimate sources of help, like this one. Legal representative: Adam S. Minsky, student loan law. Mission statement: Attorney Minsky is dedicated to helping student loan borrowers and their…
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Save on Supplies as Kids Go Back to School in Person

With many school districts slowly returning to at least some in-person education, parents are experiencing a delayed back-to-school shopping rush. School supply lists also contain new items, such as disinfectant wipes, headphones and masks. However, traditional…
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Navy Federal Business Checking: 2021 Review

Navy Federal Credit Union offers three business checking accounts: Business Checking, Business Plus Checking and Business Premium Checking. All three of these business accounts earn interest, include unlimited fee-free electronic transactions and place no cap on the amount…