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Half of Millennials Make This Major Credit Card Mistake

Tip: This is something that could drastically harm your credit score. Credit card can be handy, but there’s a reason they tend to get a bad rap. Credit cards can easily lead to overspending, and once that happens, debt becomes an inevitable consequence. But misusing credit cards can also drop …

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Queen Motorcars is redefining the way people with bad credit buy a car

Tina has taken what is a traditionally shabby business, selling used cars for people with bad credit, and turned it into a transparent, woman-centric buying process. To date, Tina’s dealers have sold over 10,000 cars to primarily credit-distressed customers who would normally be forced to buy from a buy-here-pay-here type …

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3 dividend stocks that weather the coronavirus storm

In the coronavirus-fueled bear market, finding a dividend stock that hasn’t taken a major hit is akin to looking for the holy grail. Companies have cut dividends left and right, leaving some investors to wonder if it’s even worth buying dividend-paying stocks right now. While there are valid arguments for …

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Four extremely rare golden tiger cubs born in China zoo

A zoo at China welcomed the arrival of four extremely rare gold medals tiger cubs. You can watch them be precious here: The cubs – three females and one male – were born on October 19 at Taihu Lake Longemont Paradise, an amusement park including a zoo in Huzhou, eastern …

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Can I improve my credit score with a utility bill?

Credit scores can be improved in several ways, but paying utility invoices on time is usually not enough to make a significant difference. Although gas, electricity, and water are common utility bills that people pay, the information is not reported to credit bureaus and does not appear on an individual’s …

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10 awesome ways to celebrate a quarantined birthday

Feeling a bit isolated from birthday celebrations during COVID-19 quarantine? While nothing quite matches the joy of singing a false “Happy Birthday” tune to your loved one, we believe there is still some joy to be had. With a little creativity and imagination, this could actually be the perfect time …

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How to Buy an Engagement Ring: A Guide to Buying Diamond Rings

If you’re up for a proposal, we’ve got good news: it’s entirely possible to find the perfect engagement ring even if your retailers haven’t fully opened again after the coronavirus lockdown. In fact, instead of putting their proposal plans pending, many people still found very creative ways to buy engagement …

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Affordable housing in Charlotte uses recycled materials

Listen to our daily briefing: Home Again Foundation executives see the eight small gray cottages in North Charlotte as the start of what they hope is a new way to tackle the city’s affordable housing crisis. The nonprofit will soon be moving the first seven households to its newly built …

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