1st quarter cash back is here and it’s obviously targeted at New Year’s resolutions! It’s time to reevaluate the cards you are carrying to take advantage of the best 1st quarter 2014 cash rewards credit cards bonuses. Every quarter we reevaluate the cash back cards to make sure we get the highest cash back on [...]

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The Making Home Affordable (MHA) program was created to help homeowners avoid foreclosure, stabilize the country’s housing market, and improve the nation’s economy. It primarily helps people who are underwater in their mortgage (i.e. owe their original mortgage lender more than what the house is currently worth due to the housing crisis), who need a [...]

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Holiday Gift Guide

Posted by Madison

One of my favorite holiday traditions is putting together the holiday gift guide series each year! Finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list is hard work; I hope you found some great, thoughtful gift ideas without spending a fortune this year! If you are like my husband, who likes to start his shopping [...]

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It’s time for end of year tax planning! Time to get your financial house in order for tax season! What could be more fun that taking a break from holiday festivities and shopping to start thinking about taxes? It seems like every year when we do our taxes, there’s a few things we wish we [...]

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Happy Holidays! We hope everyone’s last-minute shopping and celebration planning is going well. If you’re looking for a minute to relax in the midst of your hectic schedule, enjoy some of these great finance reads from around the internet! Announcements Don’t forget today is the Amazon order deadline to get your gifts in time for [...]

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It’s time to wrap up our holiday cash back series today with our final cashback site: Cash Crate. Cash Crate is a site that allows you to get paid just for trying new offers! Cash Crate is also our Featured Deal this week because in addition to earning cash back you can also earn money [...]

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BeFrugal Cashback

Posted by Kate

We’re highlighting great cash back opportunities in our holiday cash back series.¬†Every time you shop and use the cashback sites, you’ll benefit from big savings. Our latest cash back highlight is a site called BeFrugal. It’s similar to some of the other sites we’ve highlighted in the series in that you can earn cash back [...]

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All week our holiday gift guide series features gifts for the people on your list who are hard to buy for! Do you have people on your list who already have almost everything? On my side of the family we purchase a gift for almost everyone. Since there are so many people to buy for, [...]

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The holiday gift guide series continues this week with custom gift ideas! If you plan to order gifts online, don’t forget today is the Amazon order deadline to get your gifts in time for the holidays with free super saver shipping. Amazon Prime members can order until December 21 for free 2-day shipping. It used [...]

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We’re wrapping up our holiday gift guide series this week with gift ideas to help you finish your shopping. All week we’re featuring gifts for the people on your list who are hard to buy for! First up are new parents. Purchasing a gift for new parents can be difficult as they likely recently had [...]

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