What Happens When a Forgotten Debt Comes Back to Life?

When I was in my late 20s, I had just gotten married and rented a small studio apartment in Brooklyn, New York. I had grown up in the South Bronx all of my life until that point in an apartment. I had never had to worry about gas meters, electric bills, forced recycling, or other utilities before, let alone rent.

New Job Opportunities for the New Year? 3 Things You Must Ask in an Interview

Did you know that 80% of people who make a New Year resolution fail to keep it? If your New Year's resolution is to get a new job, I want you to keep it. We live in an era where Americans are taking their own destinies into their hands. Millions of Americans have quit their jobs every month for seven

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What Percent of Your Credit Limit Should You Only Use?

Since I have been traveling abroad, it's hard for me to sometimes recognize the home country I left behind. And since the pandemic began, recognizing the home I know from afar has been harder than ever. Millions of Americans were struggling to get by financially before the pandemic, but now Americans are struggling with credit card debt. So, what percent

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Things in Your House You Can Sell Right Now

Americans are more stressed about their financial security and financial futures than ever before. According to a recent CreditWise and Capital One survey, over 73% of Americans are constantly stressed about their finances. Worrying about money was the number stress factor in the lives of most Americans. And worrying about politics, work, and family came in at second, third, and

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What Else Can Be Negotiated Aside From Salary?

Have you ever heard of the “Great Resignation?” Americans are abruptly quitting their jobs in mass droves and numbers not seen in over 20 years. In August 2021, over 4.3 million Americans quit their jobs. And this was not a one-month phenomenon – Americans have begun quitting their jobs in droves since 2021 began. Why? Many Americans are quitting to

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$100K Wealth Isn’t The Ultimate Goal, Financial Literacy Is

Personal finance education is often called the key to increasing the financial stability of millions of Americans.

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