Generation Z: The Future of Finances

Everything Gen Z needs to know about money — and how they’re shaping money for everyone else.

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The Worst Personal Finance Advice on TikTok (and Why It’s Wrong)

TikTok isn't just about viral dance videos. It has quickly become a popular resource for personal finance advice — but unfortunately, not all of it is good. While there are some legitimate money experts on the app, there is a lot of financial advice floating around on TikTok that is misleading or just plain wrong. GOBankingRates asked personal finance experts to debunk some of the worst money advice on TikTok — so if you see any of this pop up on your #fyp, keep on scrolling. Related: The 10 Best Money Experts To Watch on TikTok Money's Most Influential: Where Do…

How To Balance a Checkbook Digitally — and Why You Should

When we think about personal finance, we often consider budgeting or investing, but we don't necessarily think about balancing a checkbook. Perhaps that is because paper checks are less common than they used to be. But there are other ways to keep track of what you spend. Learn: How To Get Into the Habit of Saving Money Read: 21 Budgeting Tips for College Students In other words, there are more options other than writing your check balances in the back of a checkbook. These days, you can do things digitally instead. Thus, you may not actually be keeping track of paper…

How To Remove Your Parent From Your Bank Accounts

As a child, you probably marched into your first bank with a parent, the contents of your piggy bank or the $50 check that grandma sent you for your birthday in your pocket to use to open your first savings account. You walked out so proud to have achieved this rite of passage — your very own account with your very own money in it. Budget: 35 Useless Expenses You Need To Slash From Your Budget Now Smart Banking: 11 Best Options for Free Checking With No Minimum Balance Since minors generally can't open savings accounts, a parent or guardian…

Gen Z in the Workforce


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How Much Kanye West Is Worth After Officially Changing His Name

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New Crypto Copy-Trading Platform Helps Those ‘In the Know’ Guide Beginners Toward Success

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How Much is Katie Couric Worth?

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Stimulus Errors: Was Your Child Tax Credit Check Smaller Than Usual? Here’s What’s Going On

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The Cost of Higher Education

The Most Unusual Scholarships and Education Grants To Help You Pay For School

The thought of the cost of attending college is daunting, whether you're a parent or a student. According to the College Board, costs of tuition in 2020-21 ranged from an average of $10,650 a year for a public, four-year in-state college to $37,650 for a private nonprofit four-year college. Worth Reading: Explore the Cost of Education in the United States Find Out: Can You Afford Education in America at These Prices? But don't let the sticker shock and the thought of paying student loans for years discourage you. These days, scholarships exist for just about everything and anyone; you don't…

Why Technical School Might Be the Best Education Move for Your Financial Future

With the cost of college — and student loans — continuing to rise, you may be considering alternatives. Average tuition, room and board for a private four-year college was $50,770 for the 2020-21 school year, according to the College Board, and $22,180 for public in-state four-year colleges. And that's just for one of the four years before graduation. Depending on your major — and the economy in your area — it could be years before your earnings can make that expensive degree worthwhile. Take a Look: Explore the Cost of Education in the United States Helpful: 94 Money-Making Skills You Can…

The Hidden Costs of Education at Every Level

It's expensive to raise a kid — and you may not realize how much you're paying in extra education expenses at every age, too. Whether you send your child to public or private school, there are a lot of additional costs that creep up and can quickly add hundreds of dollars to your budget — and even more as your kids get older. When your children reach college, be prepared for thousands of dollars in hidden costs beyond the already massive bills for tuition, room and board. Here's how to prepare for these extra costs of education at every age….


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What are the Best and Worst States for Workers 65 and Over?

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Which States Received The Most Child Tax Credit Money To Date?

The Best Credit Card for Every Stage of Your Financial Life

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Here’s Why It’s Harder To Get Approved for Some Credit Cards

Best Capital One Rewards Credit Cards

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Best Capital One Cash-Back Credit Cards

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Best Capital One Travel Credit Cards

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How Much Is Kourtney Kardashian Worth?

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Is There a Way To Short Bitcoin? Michael Burry of ‘The Big Short’ Fame Ponders Before Quitting Twitter

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Savings Has Grown by $2.7 Trillion Worldwide — How It’s Affected Spending Habits for Better (and Worse)

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Crypto Marketplace Bakkt Goes Public, Amid Increased Digital Asset Interest

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Fourth Stimulus Won’t Happen, But These Federal Programs Aid Those In Financial Need

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Colin Powell’s Fortune Includes a Legacy of Service and Patronage

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Forget Black Friday, These Shipping Deadlines Mean You Need to Shop Now

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Walmart Announces Black Friday Sales — Plan Ahead for Major Deals Starting Today

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Parent Plus Loans: How Much Debt Are Parents in and Can It Be Forgiven?

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Zillow Stock Forecast: Will Value Continue Tumbling After 2021 Homebuying Contract Pause?

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Social Security Got Its Biggest COLA Bump Ever – Are Rising Food Prices Covered?

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Will Move to Off-Peak Hours — Which Can Push Goods 25% Faster — Alleviate Supply Chain Backlogs?

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Netflix’s ‘Squid Game’ Brings in Nearly $900M – Is It a Good Time to Invest?

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Angry Workers Are On Strike to ‘Earn a Decent Living’

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Can I Still Get Child Tax Credit Payments?

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Bacon Apocalypse: How a California Law Could Raise Pork Prices Even Higher

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Senior Savings: How Exploring Medicare Options Cuts Costs During Open Enrollment

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When is the Last Day I Can Sign Up to Get the Child Tax Credit?

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How To Use The Child Tax Credit Update Portal

Social Security Benefits Might Get Cut Early — What Does It Mean for You?

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10 Cheap Cryptocurrencies To Buy

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States Whose Economies Are Failing vs. States Whose Economies Are Thriving

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5 Social Security Benefits You Can Claim Online

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How To Change Your Direct Deposit Information on the Child Tax Credit Update Portal

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Didn’t Get Your Child Tax Credit? Here’s How to Track It Down

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Social Security Eligibility: What It Takes to Receive Max Monthly $3,895

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When Social Security Runs Out: What the Program Will Look Like in 2035

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8 Best Cryptocurrencies To Invest In for 2021

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Senior Stimulus: Advocacy Group Proposes One-Time, $1,400 Payment for Social Security Recipients

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How Much Is Wells Fargo Worth?

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Having Trouble Accessing the Child Tax Credit Portal? Here’s How To Sign Into

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CFTC Fines Tether $41 Million for ‘Misleading Statements’ on Stablecoin

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Delta Variant Spread Extends Pandemic-Era Financial Struggles for US Families

How Much Is Bank of America Worth?

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Bank of America Stock: Is It a Good Buy?

Chase Bank

How Much Is Chase Worth?

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Senior Healthcare: Out-of-Pocket Expenses Too Large for Medicare Beneficiaries

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Medicare Open Enrollment Starts Today: What You Need to Know

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How Rich Is Howard Stern?

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What is the Income Limit for the 2021 Child Tax Credit?

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How Do I Access the Child Tax Credit Portal?

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Filing Your Taxes Today? Find Out How The IRS Lets You Do It For Free

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Tax Extension Due Day: When Does My Local Post Office Close Today?

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Parents Take to Twitter (Again) About Shortages in October’s Child Tax Credit Payment

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Your Taxes Are Due Today if You Filed For an Extension

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Stimulus Update: Haven’t Received a Child Tax Credit Payment? Check if You’re Eligible

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How Rich Is ‘Dog the Bounty Hunter’ Duane Chapman?

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Even in the Creator Economy, Wealth Stays With the Top 1%

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How To Snag That Seasonal Job — and Make It Permanent

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Student Loan Forgiveness: Department of Education’s ‘Transformational’ Changes Improve 99% Rejection Rate

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Crypto Credit Cards Are Enticing, but There Are a Few Things You Should Know First

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Millions of Americans Are Still Long-Term Unemployed, But the Number Is Falling

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3 Cryptos To Watch Closely During the Tail End of 2021

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How Will Small Businesses Adapt to Vaccine Passports?

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Pandemic Is Turning Millions Into Entrepreneurs — Is It the Right Financial Move For You?

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How COVID-19 Has Impacted Retirement Savings

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Not-Yet-Launched Coinbase NFT Platform Already Hits 1 Million Waitlist Signups

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Why Does The Government Want to Know How Much is in Your Bank Account?

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Polkadot Sets Date for Parachain Auctions

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Rental Car Costs Up 43% and 11 More Inflationary Increases You May Not Have Noticed

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While Still Historically Low, Foreclosures Spike 34% As Mortgage Relief Programs End

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Extra Crude Oil Reserves Are Up – Could It Force Lower Prices?

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Goodbye FedEx? Amazon May Be Looking to Buy Cargo Jets That Can Travel to China

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Stimulus Update: Child Tax Credit Payments Will Hit Banks Accounts Tomorrow

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Putin Acknowledges Crypto’s Potential as Trade Currency (Provided Oil Isn’t Involved)

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Walgreens Beats Estimates for the Quarter Thanks to COVID-19 Vaccines and Tests

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Jobless Claims Finally Fall Below 300,000 for the First Time Since the Start of the Pandemic

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Most Recent Fed Meeting Shows Possible Interest Rate Move This Year

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Crypto Pop-Up Exchanges on the Rise as Retail Investing Grows in Popularity

Decreasing US Salt Intake Could Save Country $40 Billion in Healthcare Costs

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Kraft Heinz to Consumers on Inflation-Related Price Hikes: ‘Get Used to It’

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Top High Dividend Stocks You Should Consider for Your Portfolio

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Binance Launches ‘Biggest Growth Fund in Crypto History’ — How Could It Impact Blockchain Industry?

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How To Write Investment Losses Off On Your Taxes

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A Whopping 50% of Americans Plan To Change Careers Due to COVID-Related Job Gripes

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As William Shatner Takes Off in Blue Origin’s Rocket, Space Stocks Gain Attention Once Again

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US Leads World Bitcoin Mining, Following China Mining Crackdown

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Biden Administration Announces 24/7 Work at Los Angeles and Long Beach Ports to Clear Backups

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Retirement Withdrawals 2021: Making Sense of the Baffling Requirements and IRS Penalties

Supply Chain Woes Could Lessen as Vietnamese Intel, Samsung Plants Fully Open

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Chip Shortage Forces Apple to Reduce iPhone Production: What Will This Mean for Holiday Shoppers?

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Google Launches Security Initiative to Help Businesses Improve Cybersecurity in the Hybrid Workspace

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Moderna Chairman Refuses To Share Vaccine Formula — Will Pfizer’s Popularity Hurt Its Stock Value?

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Consumer Price Index: Inflation Won’t Let Up – Food and Gas Prices Rise Again in September 

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Target Partners With Sezzle & Affirm for Buy Now, Pay Later Holiday Shopping

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Nearly 400,000 Put in 40-Hour Weeks Making YouTube Videos — Will It Pay Off?

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Flight Cancellations: Expert Tips To Diminish Costs and Delays While Traveling

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Pandemic Leads to Rise in End-of-Life Planning While Many Still Ignore Long-Term Care, Study Reveals

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New York, Kentucky Have the Most Bitcoin Miners in America — How Renewable Energy Concerns Tie In

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Californians Could See More Money By Way of Car Insurance Refunds

Banking, Paris, France - 29 Jun 2021

As JPMorgan CEO Slams Bitcoin as ‘Worthless,’ Bank of America Argues Digital Assets ‘Too Large to Ignore’

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What Is Polkadot and Is It a Good Investment?

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Social Security Uncertainty: Could Debt Ceiling Issues Delay Payments?

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