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New Discover Survey Shows Many College Graduates May Need Multiple Jobs to Pay Off Student Loans

Study Shows College Grads May Need Multiple Jobs to Pay Off Loans

In a Nutshell: More than 1.1 million borrowers defaulted on their student loans in 2016 alone. While a sluggish job market caused some of those defaults, many of the issues stem from... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 8/2/2018
Capital One® Study Shows How Long Security Lines Affect Millions of Air Travelers

How Long Security Lines Can Impact Your Summer Travel Plans

In a Nutshell: With the summer travel season in full swing, travelers all around the country are experiencing longer waits at security checkpoints, and passengers who don’t properly plan and... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 7/31/2018
Advantage Credit Counseling Service Takes a Holistic, Non-Judgmental Approach to Tackling Consumer Credit Card Debt

ACCS Takes a Holistic Approach to Tackling Consumer Credit Card Debt

In a Nutshell: The majority of Americans live in debt. While most of this debt is tied to mortgages and student loans, consumers owe trillions of dollars in combined credit card, medical,... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 7/30/2018
KeyBank Recognized as a Top Bank for Fostering Diversity and Inclusion Among Employees

KeyBank is a Top Bank Employer for Fostering Diversity and Inclusion

In a Nutshell: The banking industry has been slower than other business sectors to adopt practices that encourage workplace diversity and inclusion. Between 2013 and 2018, a push to be more... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 7/26/2018
Chime Offers a Fee-Free Digital Banking Experience that Aims to Enhance Its Members’ Financial Lives

Chime Aims to Digitally Enhance Its Members’ Financial Lives

In a Nutshell: Digital banks aren’t a new phenomenon in financial services. Many tech startups have leveraged lower overhead costs to offer fee-free online-only accounts for a decade or... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 7/24/2018
How to Bypass the Hurdles of Traditional Business Lending with Fundera

How to Bypass Traditional Business Lending Hurdles with Fundera

In a Nutshell: Small business owners know their life’s work is anything but small. Even the smallest of startups require countless hours of work each week to progress and spur the growth... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 7/23/2018
Expert Jean Chatzky Discusses Women’s Unique Retirement Savings Goals (& How to Reach Them)

Expert Jean Chatzky on Women’s Unique Retirement Savings Goals

In a Nutshell: Over the course of the last century, the role of women in the global economy has steadily grown, with women today holding 30% of the total private wealth. With that growing... read more »
By: Brittney Mayer, 7/19/2018
Investors Gain an Average of 2.66% More in Long-Term Earnings with Betterment’s Automated Investing Platform

Betterment Can Help Investors Earn 2.66% More in Long-Term Gains

In a Nutshell: Investors can be their own worst enemy. The impediments of fear and overthinking can turn a successful portfolio into a flat one. To help remove the second-guessing from... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 7/18/2018
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