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SALT Teams Up With 300+ Partner Organizations to Teach Young Adults the Financial Responsibility of Student Loans

SALT: Teaching Young Adults the Responsibility of Student Loans

In a Nutshell: The SALT Program, introduced by the American Student Assistance (ASA) organization in 2011, is a nationwide effort to educate future, current, and former students on how to... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 6/10/2016
GetHuman: How to Speak to a Person on Customer Service Phone Calls — Without Waiting on Hold

GetHuman Helps You Speak to Customer Service - Without Waiting on Hold

In a Nutshell: When calling a customer service number, people often expect a time-consuming and convoluted process. You could sit on hold for hours before eventually finding some semblance... read more »
By: Amber Brooks, 6/9/2016
Good Financial Cents™ — A Financial Boot Camp Preparing You to Invest, Save, & Retire

Good Financial Cents: A Boot Camp for Investing, Saving, and Retiring

In a Nutshell: If you want to retire comfortably, you should start making a plan today, but most people don’t know where or how to start. To make sense of your finances, Good Financial... read more »
By: Amber Brooks, 6/6/2016
Cardpool Provides a Convenient Secondary Marketplace for Gift Cards by Buying and Selling Cards

Cardpool™ Provides a Secondary Marketplace for Gift Cards

In a Nutshell: Gift cards can be a blessing or a curse — they’re helpful for when you might not know someone well enough to gift anything else, but they also can end up unused for years.... read more »
By: Lauren Keys, 6/3/2016
3 Ways Recurly’s Customizable Software Frees Businesses From the Complexities of Recurring Payments

Recurly Removes Complexities of Recurring Payments

In a Nutshell: Every subscription business has different operational and administrative demands, and the biggest pain point revolves around the complicated process of recurring credit card... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 5/31/2016
National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA): 2,700+ Members Committed to Holistic Fee-Only Advising

NAPFA Members are Committed to Holistic, Fee-Only Financial Planning

In a Nutshell: In a financial world so often muddled by commissions and sales goals, the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors (NAPFA) strives to be a beacon of integrity by... read more »
By: Lauren Keys, 5/27/2016
Dashlane Reaches 5 Million Users, Providing Secure Passwords and a Digital Wallet for Shoppers

Dashlane Reaches 5 Million Users By Securing Passwords and Payment Info

In a Nutshell: Forget the days of clicking “I Forgot My Password” — Dashlane can remember them all for you, automatically logging you in to thousands of websites. In... read more »
By: Amber Brooks, 5/26/2016
A Payoff™ Study: Financial Stress Causes PTSD-Like Symptoms in 1 in 4 Americans

Payoff Finds that 1 in 4 Americans Have Acute Financial Stress

In a Nutshell: Payoff, a lender that blends psychology with finances, recently released a groundbreaking study that found a link between financial stress and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder.... read more »
By: Amber Brooks, 5/20/2016
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