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What Is a Certificate of Deposit (CD)?

Find out which type of CD account is right for you.

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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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Here Are the Highest CD Rates in Every State

Find out which states have the highest CD rates.

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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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Golfers With the Highest Net Worths

Pro golfers earn millions off endorsement deals and on the course. See who tops the list.

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15 Haunted Places You Can Visit for Under $50

Scare up some affordable fun at these holiday attractions.

How We’re Saving on Holiday Travel This Year

Enjoy your holiday this year on a budget with these travel savings tips from money experts.

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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10 Best Credit Unions for Car Loans

Check out this round-up of some of the top credit union car loans.

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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.

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 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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Revocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts and the 6 Other Trust Accounts You Can Open

Trusts can be used to ensure your assets and wishes are protected during and after your lifetime.

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25 Hidden Obstacles That Keep People From Retirement

Think your retirement is a wayward dream? Here's what's holding you back.

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.

Best Credit Unions: 15 Top Picks for International Credit Union Day

Celebrate International Credit Union Day and learn about credit unions that offer the best services for their members.

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How Do Banks Make Money?

Learn all the ways banks make money off your money.

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7 Reasons Why You’re Getting That Interest Rate Today

Learn about the factors that influence the interest rates you pay to borrow, and the rates you earn when saving.

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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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Things to Look Out for When Renting an Apartment

Apartment hunting? Keep an eye out for these perks and warning signs.

How to Save for a House While Renting

Saving up a down payment for a home could be easier than you think. Follow these steps toward home ownership.

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.

10 Best Credit Union Credit Cards

Check out the best credit cards offered by credit unions to find the best one for you.

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.

10 Best Credit Union Credit Cards

Check out the best credit cards offered by credit unions to find the best one for you.

10 Best Credit Unions for Car Loans

Check out this round-up of some of the top credit union car loans.

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Best Credit Unions: 15 Top Picks for International Credit Union Day

Celebrate International Credit Union Day and learn about credit unions that offer the best services for their members.

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How Do Banks Make Money?

Learn all the ways banks make money off your money.

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Golfers With the Highest Net Worths

Pro golfers earn millions off endorsement deals and on the course. See who tops the list.

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Revocable Trusts, Irrevocable Trusts and the 6 Other Trust Accounts You Can Open

Trusts can be used to ensure your assets and wishes are protected during and after your lifetime.

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