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What Is the Minimum Deposit for a CD?

The minimum amount needed to invest in a CD could be from $100 to $250,000, depending on whether the CD is short term or long term.

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Why the 10-Year CD Might Be the Worst Bank Product Ever

Why would anyone want to guarantee that inflation kills their return for the next decade?

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10 CD Savings Strategies for Homebuyers

Learn about the key advantages CDs offer when you're saving for a home.

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5 Insider Tips to Get the Highest CD Rates

Here's how to get the best CD rates — and more bang for your buck.

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How to Grow Your Savings With a San Francisco CD Account

Learn how to take advantage of special CD rates and CD laddering to make more money.

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Your Taxes Could Drop by $4,334 Under a Donald Trump Presidency

Find out how Donald Trump plans to lower taxes and, yes, increase the minimum wage.

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How High Your Taxes Would Be Under a Hillary Clinton Presidency

See how Hillary Clinton will affect your taxes, healthcare, student debt and more.

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Which ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Actor Is Worth More — Mark Wahlberg or Kate Hudson?

Find out which 'Deepwater Horizon' actor has the deepest pockets.

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How to Save Money on Comics for National Comic Book Day

Here's how to get free comics and graphic novels on National Comic Book Day 2016.

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5 Money Market Account Tips to Improve Your Savings Strategy

Learn how you can use a money market account to save more.

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10 Best Money Market Accounts and Rates

Find out which money market accounts make the most sense for you.

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2 Credit Card Companies That Offer High-Yield Savings Accounts

Learn how the interest rates of American Express and Discover savings accounts compare with traditional savings accounts' interest rates.

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What Is a Money Market Account?

Learn all about money market accounts and why they can be preferable to savings accounts.

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6 Things You Need to Know About the Fed’s Regulation D

Learn the surprising ways that Regulation D can affect your savings account.

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7 Surprising Facts About Modern Savings Accounts

Learn some facts you might not know about today's savings accounts.

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How to Use a Credit Card for a Down Payment

Here are some ways you can use a credit card for big purchases, like down payments, and what alternatives might offer a fiscally better choi...

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How to Make Money Off of Your Beat-Up Car

Ready to buy a new car? Here's what to do with your old beater.

How to Get a Car Loan With Bad Credit

Lenders are offering money to more borrowers with shaky credit. Learn the steps to get your loan approved.

7 Tips to Save Money When Financing Boats, RVs and Other Vehicles

Learn how you can spend less on your recreational vehicles.

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10 Things to Do When Shopping for a Used Car

Make sure you're getting the best used car deal by keeping these tips in mind.

How Your Credit Score Determines Your Auto Loan APR

Learn how your credit score can get you a lower interest rate on your auto loan.

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13 Banks Offering Free Checking With No Minimum Balance

Check out these checking accounts that won't cost you anything.

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Documents You Need to Open a Checking Account

Make sure you have all the documents you need before you open a checking account online or in person.

Everything You Need to Know About Overdraft Protection

Learn what overdraft protection is and whether you should opt into it.

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Why Banks Run a Credit Check When You Open a Checking Account

Learn why a bank runs a credit check when you apply for a checking account.

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The Best Checking Accounts for College Students

Find out which banks offer the best deals for college students' unique financial needs.

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15 Checking Account Promotions Available Today

Many of today's checking accounts charge monthly fees. Learn how you can turn the tables and actually earn cash or other bonuses with these ...

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7 Common Personal Loans — and Options for When You Can’t Qualify

Learn about traditional and non-traditional loan options, plus alternative lending sources.

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How to Get the Best Personal Loan Rates

Learn what you can do to save yourself money by getting the best personal loan rates available.

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6 Tips to Get the Best Holiday Loan

Learn how to improve your chances of getting the best seasonal, personal loan possible.

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How to Get the Maximum Personal Loan Amount

Find out how much cash can you get from a personal loan — and what you must do to get it.

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5-Step Guide to Refinancing Your Personal Loan

If you want a better interest rate or lower monthly payment, refinancing your personal loan could be a good option for you.

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8 Free Ways to Send Money to Friends and Family

Learn the easy and free ways you can send money to others.

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Investing for Beginners: What First-Time Investors Need to Know

Use this investing-for-beginner's guide to learn how to start investing.

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8 Online Investments That Make Portfolio Diversification Easier

Invest in these eight online investments that are suitable for the conservative to aggressive investor.

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What $1,000 Invested in Apple, Netflix and More 10 Years Ago Is Worth Today

After seeing some of these numbers, you'll either wish you can go back in time and invest in the brands — or be grateful you didn't.

How to Buy Treasury Bonds for Investment

If you're looking for a low-risk, government-backed investment you can buy without a middleman, T-bonds could be the answer.

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How to Pay Off Debt While Paying a Financial Advisor

Find out how you can afford a financial planner to help you with your debt and financial planning.

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What You Can Buy With the Average Social Security Check

Think you can live off your Social Security benefit? Find out exactly how difficult that will be.

25 Brilliant Retirement Ideas

Retiring isn't so cut and dry. Here are 25 ideas to make your retirement better.

Borrowing From Your 401k: What You Need to Know

Don't borrow from your 401k or cash out your retirement savings without considering the costs first.

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Signs You’re Going to Retire Broke

If you are engaging in these negative savings behaviors, retirement might be a rocky road.

The Pros and Cons of Wells Fargo SurePay

Read this Wells Fargo SurePay review to see if the service is beneficial to you.

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Are Banks Open on Labor Day 2016?

Find out if your bank is closed or open on Labor Day.

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10 Effects of Inflation — and How to Protect Your Money Now

Inflation doesn't just make things more expensive, it can also help the economy. Here's how.

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Banking 101 Guide: Tips and Terms to Know Before Opening Your First Account

Discover the steps to choosing and opening the right checking or savings account.

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Automated Savings Review: Bank of America’s Keep the Change vs. Wells Fargo’s Way2Save and More

Learn how these programs help you painlessly boost your savings.

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6 Banking Services That Will Be Obsolete in 10 Years

Although it's difficult to predict the rate of change in banking practices, here are six banking services that might not be around within th...

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The Cheapest Places to Rent

Housing prices are rising, but you can save money renting in these cities.

7 Steps to Prevent Mortgage Default When You Lose Your Job

Learn how to avoid foreclosure while you're looking for a job.

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Signs You Need to Upgrade or Sell Your House

Love it or list it? Find out if it's time to renovate or move to a new pad.

Refinancing Your Home With Current FHA Mortgage Rates

Learn about your options for refinancing your home with an FHA mortgage loan.

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Telltale Signs You’re Moving Into a Money Pit

Find out if the fixer-upper you're buying can become your dream home on a budget — or a money pit.

Expenses Your Landlord Should Be Covering

Not sure what’s in your rental agreement? Find out before you sign the dotted line.

Beware of These Travel and Credit Card Hacks

These hacks can land you free flights and more — or cost you a lot of money.

7 Preapproved Credit Card Facts You Need to Know Before Applying

Learn whether a preapproved credit card offer might be right for you.

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Chase Credit Card Comparison: How the New Chase Sapphire Reserve Card Stacks Up

The Chase Sapphire Reserve card offers 100,000 sign-up bonus points. Find out if the card is right for you.

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10 Things You Need to Know About Credit Card Expiration Dates

Find out the many reasons why your credit card expires — and what they mean for you.

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10 Things You Should Never Put on a Credit Card

Think twice before using your credit to pay for these purchases.

Corporate vs. Business Credit Cards: Which Is Best for Your Bottom Line?

Learn how to choose the right credit card for any business, big or small.

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Investing for Beginners: What First-Time Investors Need to Know

Use this investing-for-beginner's guide to learn how to start investing.

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7 Steps to Prevent Mortgage Default When You Lose Your Job

Learn how to avoid foreclosure while you're looking for a job.

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Your Taxes Could Drop by $4,334 Under a Donald Trump Presidency

Find out how Donald Trump plans to lower taxes and, yes, increase the minimum wage.

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How High Your Taxes Would Be Under a Hillary Clinton Presidency

See how Hillary Clinton will affect your taxes, healthcare, student debt and more.

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Which ‘Deepwater Horizon’ Actor Is Worth More — Mark Wahlberg or Kate Hudson?

Find out which 'Deepwater Horizon' actor has the deepest pockets.

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How to Save Money on Comics for National Comic Book Day

Here's how to get free comics and graphic novels on National Comic Book Day 2016.

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