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Enter a new chapter in personal finance success

Written by Jeffrey Steele - One Comment

One of the telltale signs you’re rapidly becoming an annoying elder statesman is an increasing tendency to buttonhole much younger people and dispense advice they haven’t sought, don’t want and are unlikely to take to heart.
You know the kind of guidance I’m talking about. Always eat your green vegetables. Exercise regularly. Look both ways before [...]

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Published on April 23rd, 2014
Modified on April 18th, 2014 - One Comment
Filed under: Retirement, Reviews, Saving & Investing
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GE Capital Bank Review

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General Electric has been active in the financing business for a very long time, but not in a way that hits you in the face. Don’t let their obscurity fool you, though. In banking, size has its advantages and, in terms of assets, General Electric is a powerhouse. Its banking operations have survived a number [...]

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Published on January 17th, 2014
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Ally Bank Review

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Few banks have had as profound an impact on our daily lives as Ally Bank. Back in the time of Model T Fords, all automobiles were paid for in cash. General Motors created the General Motors Acceptance Corporation (GMAC) in 1919 to offer their customers easy access to credit, helping more individuals to afford their [...]

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Published on January 17th, 2014
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Mutual of Omaha Bank Review

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Mutual of Omaha has been a well-known player in the insurance industry for more than a century. In 2007, Mutual of Omaha created an affiliate company, Omaha Financial Holdings, Inc., (OFHI) to explore the banking sector. Omaha Financial Holdings, Inc., opened with $700 million in assets and 13 locations by acquiring three community banks — Nebraska [...]

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Published on January 17th, 2014
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Evaluating the best banks in America

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Banking in America is unique. No other country has as many banks, and types of banks, as the United States. Most countries in Europe have about four or five big banks… and that’s it. When there are so few competitors, they all tend to be alike, and not all that consumer-friendly.
The plethora of banks in [...]

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Published on January 17th, 2014
Modified on June 4th, 2014 - Leave a Comment
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What investment scams are made of

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This post is from staff writer Jeffrey Steele.
I’ve had Brian Ross’s 2009 book “The Madoff Chronicles” in my sights for several years, and I finally got around to plucking the tome about the 2008 collapse of the House of Madoff from my local library. Having devoured about three-quarters of this Greek tragedy of a tale, I [...]

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Published on July 31st, 2013
Modified on July 25th, 2013 - One Comment
Filed under: Reviews, Saving & Investing
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Credit Card Offers: Airline Credit Cards

Written by Nickel - 4 Comments

Airline credit cards allow you to earn rewards for travel. If you are a frequent airline traveler, these credit cards can be a good way to save money on your flights. Good airline credit cards offer unrestricted travel without blackout dates or seating restrictions. As with all credit cards, you want to look for a [...]

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Published on June 12th, 2010
Modified on November 22nd, 2013 - 4 Comments
Filed under: Credit Cards, Reviews
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Credit Card Offers: Credit Card Deals

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There are many different features to look for when you select a new credit card. You want to get a credit card from a reputable bank. You want a credit card that offers a low interest rate. You will probably seek a credit card that offers high-quality rewards that you will actually have an opportunity [...]

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Published on June 10th, 2010
Modified on July 20th, 2014 - Leave a Comment
Filed under: Credit Cards, Reviews
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Credit Card Offers: Gas Cards

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Our Saturday series helps you to locate the best credit cards to meet your financial needs. In recent weeks we’ve looked at the best cash back credit cards, the best general rewards credit cards and credit cards for people with excellent credit. This week we’re helping you to learn more about the best gas cards. People [...]

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Published on June 5th, 2010
Modified on June 3rd, 2014 - Leave a Comment
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Credit Card Offers: Excellent-Credit Credit Cards

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This week we’re taking a look at card offers for those with excellent credit. The better your credit is, the more likely it is that you are going to be able to qualify for cards that offer you terrific perks, rewards, terms and conditions. Your excellent credit tells the credit card companies that they can [...]

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Published on May 29th, 2010
Modified on July 20th, 2014 - 3 Comments
Filed under: Credit Cards, Reviews
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