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Wallaby: Helping Maximize Rewards & Minimize Spending With Your Credit Cards

Wallaby Helps Maximize Rewards & Minimize Spending

In a Nutshell: Wallaby Financial is a free app and browser extension that can save you hundreds of dollars a year by showing you the best credit card in your wallet to use at any given time.... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 1/4/2016
Plastc – The Smart Card Built with Superior Security – Is About to Take the Market by Storm

Plastc — The Smart Card Built with Superior Security

In a Nutshell: Smart cards may soon become the easiest way to pay, so we took a close look to see what Plastc will be offering when it arrives in April. What we found delighted us—hands... read more »
By: Tamára Lunardo, 12/8/2015
Money Under 30: How David Weliver Paid $80K in Debt in 3 Years & Documented It as a Resource for Young Adults

Money Under 30: How David Weliver Paid $80K in Debt in 3 Years

In a Nutshell: David Weliver paid off $80,000 in combined student loan and credit card debt in just three years by committing to increasing his income and decreasing expenditures. During his... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 12/2/2015
ValuePenguin’s Data-Driven Research Simplifies Complicated Financial Decisions & Finds You the Best Car Insurance Rates

ValuePenguin's Data-Driven Research Simplifies Financial Decisions

In a Nutshell: No one likes to feel as though they got a bad deal when they make a purchase, and insurance shoppers are no exception. Unfortunately, comparing the insurance options in... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 12/1/2015
Consumer Guide: California Credit Laws

Consumer Guide: California Credit Laws

California is notorious for its beautiful scenery, Hollywood celebrities, surfing and wine country — but California is also recognized for having many unique laws (like how women are... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 11/24/2015
Grads Can Save Nearly $19K with SoFi: The First Marketplace Lender to Offer Student Loan Refinancing

Grads Can Save Nearly $19K with SoFi

In a nutshell: Graduates who used student loans to fund their education face an average of $33,000 in resulting debt. Throw in a graduate school degree and the debt can easily exceed... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 10/26/2015
Network for Good: Optimized Fundraising Software Helping Nonprofits Raise Money

Network for Good's Software Helps Nonprofits Raise Money

In a Nutshell: Network for Good is an organization dedicated to helping nonprofits achieve and exceed their fundraising goals through free educational resources and a suite of online... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, September 21, 2015
6 edX Courses That Can Change Your Financial Future — Led by the World’s Top Professors, For Free

6 Free edX Courses That Can Change Your Financial Future

In a Nutshell: edX.org is an innovative online learning destination where anyone can access free classes taught by professors from the finest universities, colleges and educational... read more »
By: Ashley Dull, 8/10/2015
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