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CIT Bank Recognized with Our 2018 Editor’s Choice Award™ for Its Top-Yielding Money Market Account

CIT Bank Money Market Account is Our Editor’s Choice Recipient

In a Nutshell: The popularity of online banks has increased so rapidly in the last five years that their brick-and-mortar competition has scurried to keep up. Internet-only banking companies... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 7/10/2018
Know the Score: GetCreditScore Helps Australians Keep Track of Their Credit Status

GetCreditScore Helps Australians Keep Track of Their Credit Status

In a Nutshell: A person’s credit history — whether it’s solid or shaky — can have an impact on the outcome of big life decisions, such as taking out a loan to purchase a car or... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 7/9/2018
A Survey Conducted by Credible Shows Students and Parents Struggle to Understand Higher-Education Loans

Credible Survey Shows Students and Parents Lack Loan Knowledge

In a Nutshell: Stephen Dash founded Credible when he saw American students burdened by their student loan debt — something not common in his native Australia. Credible, now one of the web’s... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 7/6/2018
Revolut’s Mobile-Based Financial Platform Aims to Change the Way Americans Bank by the End of 2018

Revolut Aims to Change the Way Americans Bank

In a Nutshell: Anyone looking for an alternative to traditional banking should look no further than Revolut — a tech-driven, entirely mobile-based financial platform that will arrive in the... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 7/5/2018
How to Take the Long View When Choosing a Financial Advisor

How to Take the Long View When Choosing a Financial Advisor

In a Nutshell: Financial advisors aren’t just for the super wealthy. In fact, the people who could most benefit from an advisor’s services are usually the same people who think they don’t... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 7/5/2018
Equifax Study Shows How Consumers’ Buying Power Increases When They Get Pre-Approved for Auto Financing

Equifax Study Shows the Power of Auto Financing Pre-Approval

In a Nutshell: If knowledge is power, then few car shoppers are as powerful as those with pre-approved financing. When a consumer is pre-approved for a loan before the shopping starts, he or... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 7/3/2018
The KOHO Smart Spending Account Offers Users a Tech-Forward Experience that Grows Savings

KOHO Offers a Tech-Forward Experience that Grows Savings

In a Nutshell: Most people want to save more money, but not everyone has the know-how, experience, and patience to navigate the plethora of options claiming to grow savings at an... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 7/2/2018
Credit Fix Solutions Offers Australians the Country’s Only No-Result, No-Fee Credit Repair Business

Credit Fix Solutions: Australia's No-Result, No-Fee Credit Repair Service

In a Nutshell: Australians face rising unemployment rates and a steadily increasing cost of living that has 1 in 3 residents spending more than they make. This often leads to credit issues... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 6/29/2018
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