A Georgia mom says she is teaching financial responsibility to her 5-year-old daughter by encouraging her to pay a small part of the rent from her weekly allowance.

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There are several things you can do to obtain credit despite a low score, says New Jersey-based financial expert Tiffany Aliche.

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Borrowers can save money and pay off debt quickly if they are strategic and savvy in their use of balance transfers.

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Nicole Valentine, a Wall Street Corporate M &A Lawyer who launched New York-based her start-up, shares how to do it.

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Gail Perry-Mason, founder of Money Matters for Youth in Detroit, advises families to start saving for college early and contribute often.


Be prepared: You'll increase your chances for success in getting a bank loan by following these tips by "The Budgetnista."

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It’s no secret that African Americans face unique challenges to their financial security that are unlike those of white households. An estimated 42 percent of African American households use credit for basic expenses, such as rent, groceries and utilities, according to The Challenge of Credit Card Debt for the African American Middle Class, (pdf), a […]