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What is the Minimum Age for a Credit Card? 9 Best Beginner Cards

What is the Minimum Age for a Credit Card? 9 Best Beginner Cards

I got my first credit card when I was 18 years old. I can’t quite recall the terms associated with it — 18 was nearly half my life ago — but I do know that it wasn’t the best card I... read more »

I Will Teach You To Be Rich™ — How Ramit Sethi’s No-Nonsense Approach to Wealth Has Yielded More Than 20,000 Success Stories

I Will Teach You To Be Rich™ — How Ramit Sethi’s No-Nonsense Approach to Wealth Has Yielded More Than 20,000 Success Stories

In a Nutshell: Instead of listening to outdated lectures about saving $3 on lattes, many young Americans are seeking logic-based answers to setting themselves up for prosperous futures. They’re... read more »

Convergys Helps Financial Institutions Achieve Compliance and Optimize Customer Satisfaction by Combining Technology & Analytics

Convergys Helps Financial Institutions Achieve Compliance and Optimize Customer Satisfaction by Combining Technology & Analytics

In a Nutshell: User experience (UX) has become a buzzword in the financial sector — and for good reason. How an end-user interacts with an organization can impact brand loyalty and bottom lines.... read more »

3 Key Differences — Charge Card vs. Credit Card

3 Key Differences — Charge Card vs. Credit Card

It’s easy to think that “charge card” is just another way to say “credit card,” but the two actually have very different meanings. Charge cards were once widely... read more »

“How to Calculate Credit Card Interest” (3 Steps to Find Your Rate)

“How to Calculate Credit Card Interest” (3 Steps to Find Your Rate)

One of the most important factors in choosing a credit card is its interest rate. All credit cards must disclose their annual percentage rate, or APR, which expresses their interest rates in a... read more »

Education for the Modern Era: Transform Your Financial Life with Online Classes from Coursera and 149 of the World’s Best Universities

Education for the Modern Era: Transform Your Financial Life with Online Classes from Coursera and 149 of the World’s Best Universities

In a Nutshell: While on-the-job training was once standard across many industries, the majority of the most in-demand skills are now being hired — not trained. Additionally, an increasing... read more »

From Accounting to Tax Prep (and All the Math In Between): How Wyzant’s Network of 80,000+ Tutors Can Help You Learn Key Finance Skills

From Accounting to Tax Prep (and All the Math In Between): How Wyzant’s Network of 80,000+ Tutors Can Help You Learn Key Finance Skills

In a Nutshell: While formal schooling may end at graduation, no one is ever done learning. But, be it to meet professional educational goals or personal ones, learning a new skill — or... read more »

How Business.com’s Financial Advice and Resources are Helping SMBs Expand Knowledge Bases and Bottom Lines

How Business.com’s Financial Advice and Resources are Helping SMBs Expand Knowledge Bases and Bottom Lines

In a Nutshell: Although 28 million small businesses play a vital role in the U.S. economy, many fail within the first few years, citing cash flow as one of the major obstacles to success. Access... read more »

Listeners Can Use Stitcher’s 65,000+ Informative Radio Shows & Podcasts as an Entertaining Way to Increase Financial Literacy

Listeners Can Use Stitcher’s 65,000+ Informative Radio Shows & Podcasts as an Entertaining Way to Increase Financial Literacy

In a Nutshell: Stitcher — a customizable and portable internet talk radio platform — helps brings listeners credible, knowledgeable news sources in a modern and entertaining format. Users can... read more »

Mother Nature Network Helps Keep Readers Informed on Personal Finance, Sustainable Business Practices & Green Living

Mother Nature Network Helps Keep Readers Informed on Personal Finance, Sustainable Business Practices & Green Living

In a Nutshell: We all know it’s important to take care of the environment, but many of us lack the knowledge to promote sustainability in every aspect of our lives. This can lead to practicing a... read more »