Tis the Season to Shop Infographic: A Holiday Spending Overview

Holiday Spending Overview Infographic

It’s the season of giving and time for the tree, the lights, the shopping, the snow. And don’t forget the cooking, the baking, the presents, ribbons, and bows. Oh my! It’s no wonder that for many retailers, the holiday season…

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Pssst! There May Be Secret Charges on Your Bills

Sercet Charges

How often do you look at your credit card bill? If you’re like most Americans, the answer is “not very often.” Indeed, only one in 10 credit cardholders regularly check their statements according to ABC News. Reviewing the charges on…

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Reduce Your Heating Bill in 10 Easy Steps

Reduce Heat Bill

10 Tips to Reduce Your Heating Bill Utility bills can eat up a big chunk of your family budget, especially in the winter when heating costs come nipping at your wallet. There are of course many ways to reduce your…

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Check ‘n Go Gives Back in Time for the Holidays

$500 Gift Card Giveaway - Check 'n Go Cares

a Rafflecopter giveaway Share the word for a chance to win a $500 gift card* Customers like you are at the very heart of what we do at Check ‘n Go. From day one, we’ve made it our mission to…

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Snowballing vs. Stacking: Which Debt Repayment Method is Best?

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Snowballing and stacking are two different ways of paying down debt. When it comes to determining which one is best, there are financial experts who come down on different sides of the debate. With both methods, you pay the monthly…

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What You Need to Know About Urgent Care Centers

Urgent Care

Urgent Care Fact #1: Where they came from According to the American Journal of Clinical Medicine (AJCM), urgent care centers started appearing in the United States in the 1970’s. Physicians with an entrepreneurial spirit, as well as some retired doctors,…

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Is America Becoming a Renter Nation?

Renter Nation

It used to be that when Americans imagined the home of their dreams, they envisioned a single-family house with a garage, a yard and a white picket fence, the kind of a place where they could live out their days,…

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A Payday Loan Customer Shares Her Story

Customer Shares Story

It’s not easy admitting you have a problem — any kind of problem. It’s especially difficult admitting you have a problem making ends meet, that you’ve fallen behind on your bills and need help catching up. And these days, probably…

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Is the 30-Year Mortgage On Its Way Out?

30 Yr Mortgage

As the New York Times has reported, the federal government helped make the 30-year loan possible in the 1950s and in the years ahead it is expected to make decisions that could make the loan too pricey for everyone but…

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