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Take Control Tuesday: Tax Day Reflections

Today is Tax Day 2018 and whether you are expecting a refund or you owe the IRS, Mansa Musa from MoneySmartLife.org says today is a great day to reflect on your #MoneySmartLife… 53 more words

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Take Control Tuesday: Tax Day Reflections

Today is Tax Day 2018 and whether you are expecting a refund or you owe the IRS,   Mansa Musa from MoneySmartLife.org says today is a great day to reflect on your #MoneySmartLife… 90 more words

Credit Scores

Take Control Tuesday: Get Prepared!

How many people were prepared during the blackout of 2003? I know I wasn’t and that blackout wasn’t as bad as it could’ve been. What happens if we have a tariff war that could cause income loss or a big storm that causes major damage? 112 more words

Credit Scores

My Credit Score Increased By Almost 20 Points In a Week

Who knew paying off a balance could make a huge difference? I am currently using the snowball method popularized by Dave Ramsey. His book The Total Money Makeover… 95 more words

Credit Scores

Journey to Paying Off Debt & Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck

My credit score is…quite bad. Statistically, 69% of the US population has a higher credit than me.

I’m 22 years old and I’ve made lots of irresponsible choices. 210 more words

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Take Control Tuesday: Cyber Theft Protection Starts with Y-O-U

Every day there’s news of another major security breach from Facebook to today’s announcement about a data breach at Panera Bread which may have leaked customer information like names, addresses, birthdays, and portions of credit card numbers for months (See: … 129 more words

Credit Scores

Roland Martin: How Do African-Americans Raise Their Credit Score?

It’s a hope and a desire of many to buy the cars they’ve always wanted, to buy property and become home owners. It’s nice to call those things your own but above that they become tools to build your wealth. 214 more words

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