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Strategies for paying your credit card bill on time every time

By Jonathan McFadden on May 29, 2019

If you like the idea of having good credit, then you know paying your credit card bill each month is unpleasant, but necessary. But how you pay it is a matter of personal... read more

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Timing loan shopping with home shopping

By Austin Light on March 18, 2019

We’ve been in the home loan shopping game a long time, and we’ve found that when it comes to shopping for their actual home, people fall into one of two categories: Those who secure some kind of... read more

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The good & bad of consolidating your debt with a personal loan

By Jonathan McFadden on March 18, 2019

From earning airline miles to covering expenses your bank account can’t, using credit cards are as American as paying taxes and working too much. It’s no surprise, then, that credit card... read more

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Is now the right time to refinance your mortgage?

By Jonathan McFadden on March 15, 2019

If you’ve owned your home for a few years and plan to stay there a while, you might want to consider refinancing your mortgage. Hear us out. Mortgage rates are on the rise (they have been for... read more

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Is saving for retirement even possible anymore?

By Jonathan McFadden on March 15, 2019

Back when company pensions were a thing, saving money for retirement was a given. Now? Not so much. Pensions are rare. The cost of living is increasing. People are living longer. And scores of... read more

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It’s okay to have more than one bank

By Austin Light on March 15, 2019

LendingTree was built on making banks compete. For like 20 years, it was a part of our trademarked tagline. So it’s not a surprise we’re in support of having bank accounts at multiple... read more

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