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Reported by Liku Zelleke “Refinancing your mortgage” is when you ask another bank to buy your mortgage with the intention of getting a new offer (with better terms) for paying it off.  Some people refinance...

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By Towanna Freeman A lot of teens today do not understand the value of earning and spending money simply because they weren’t taught that investing is necessary even if they are still students. As parents,...

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By Dominique’ N. Reese If you haven’t heard already, there are changes coming to how your credit is being assessed. Fair Isaac Corporation, the company responsible for the FICO score, is changing how it assesses medical...

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Reported by Liku Zelleke Needless to say, a person’s resume plays a key role in landing that dream job.  Everyone works on their CVs in the hopes that it will be the one that stands...

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Rinkins Report: IRAs Help Keep Poverty Away

October 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

This week marks the  eighth annual National Save for Retirement Week (NS4RW), (October 19th – 25th). The week provides a great opportunity to reflect on your personal retirement goals and determine whether you’re on target to reach...

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10 ways to get the credit score you deserve

October 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Reported by Liku Zelleke A person’s credit score determines whether they get reduced interest rates for bank loans, a job, an apartment and many other preferential treatments. It, therefore, makes it critical that much care...

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By Dominique’ Reese Wealth building is an active, conscience process that requires patience and sound and informed decision-making. I believe we all can possess these qualities, and therefore, we all can achieve wealth. However, there are...

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By: Krystle Crossman Going to college has one main purpose for most. People that complete college tend to get better jobs and make more money. Some majors in college tend to pay out more in...

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A Quick note from Dr Boyce Watkins: Beats by Dre has done a wonderful job of exhibiting the mind control of marketing (co-founder Jimmy Iovine discusses this): You see your favorite celeb wearing a brand...

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Reported by Liku Zelleke Although saving for retirement is a crucial part of planning for future financial security, many Americans simply don’t do it. Most people blame it on either the economic hardships that are...

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