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Women On 20s: How a Small Nonprofit Launched a Massive Movement to See Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Represented on the $20 Bill

Women On 20s: How a Small Nonprofit Launched a Massive Movement to See Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Represented on the $20 Bill

In a Nutshell: Barbara Ortiz Howard was not a political activist when she came up with the idea for Women On 20s. The nonprofit was born of the realization that women are not well-represented in the American cultural landscape. In a nationwide campaign, voters selected abolitionist Harriet Tubman to replace Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill. The bill is significant because the original target year for implementation — 2020 — marks the centennial of women’s right to vote in the U.S.... read more »

2 Methods — How to Get Cash from a Credit Card

2 Methods — How to Get Cash from a Credit Card

In a world where you can use a credit card to pay everyone, from your favorite babysitter to the artist on the street, it's a rare event when you need to fork over actual cash for something. Rare, but not unheard of — like when you need $50 cash to keep your mis-parked car from being towed, and you need it now. But even when you need cash in hand, your credit card can be a valuable tool. Indeed, when people speak of getting cash from a credit card, there are two methods to... read more »

“Can You Withdraw Money From a Credit Card?” (Here’s How)

“Can You Withdraw Money From a Credit Card?” (Here’s How)

If you’re wondering whether you can use your credit card to take out a little cash in an emergency, the short answer is: yes, you can. Most credit cards have a cash advance option for holders in good standing that allows them to withdraw money from a credit card. There are, however, a few things to consider when it comes to using your credit card at an ATM, not the least of which is the high price you'll pay. Yes, You Can Withdraw Money From a Credit Card — But It's Expensive ... read more »