What Is a Credit Inquiry?

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Looking for a credit card or loan? Each new application can cause a hard credit inquiry and cost you a few points from your credit scores.

30 Finance Terms You Should Know

The finance world has acronyms and personal finance terms that might sound alien to many people. We’ve put together a glossary of financial terms to help you better understand money and credit. (This isn’t an exhaustive list).  Finance terms defined  401(k): This is an account sponsored by your employer that enables you to contribute funds […]

3 Tips for Your Financial Spring Cleaning

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It may still be cold in some parts of the country, but despite what any groundhogs may have to say about it, it is officially spring. Before we get into the full swing of summertime fun and relaxation, however, it’s time for a little spring cleaning. A financial spring cleaning.