All articles tagged Savings (18)

Mozo Helps Australians Save Money By Comparing Multiple Banking, Energy, and Insurance Providers

Mozo Helps Australians Save Money By Comparing Multiple Banking, Energy, and Insurance Providers

In a Nutshell: Few things can make someone feel worse than making a purchase or signing up for a service without knowing if you got the best possible deal. Internet consumer reviews can help... read more »

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

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

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 »

Bank of American Fork Raises Its MyRate Checking Yield to 2.00% APY

Bank of American Fork Raises Its MyRate Checking Yield to 2.00% APY

In a Nutshell: Banks regularly come up with new product ideas that appeal to consumers’ desires to increase their savings. Some of these products stand the test of time, and others disappear as... read more »

Study Shows How Credit Cardholders Miss Out on Savings by Not Asking for Rate or Fee Discounts

Study Shows How Credit Cardholders Miss Out on Savings by Not Asking for Rate or Fee Discounts

Most people learn at an early age that it doesn’t hurt to ask for something. Toddlers quickly figure out that aiming high and asking for 10 cookies may yield one or two cookies after dinner. Any... read more »

Behavioral Science Helps StickK Users Create and Complete Financial and Lifestyle Goals

Behavioral Science Helps StickK Users Create and Complete Financial and Lifestyle Goals

In a Nutshell: Everyone has a personal goal they’d like to meet. Some goals are small in scope and others can have life-changing impacts. Whatever your goal is, there’s a good chance you’ve had... read more »

The Down Payment Resource Platform Connects Homebuyers to Programs that Can Provide Thousands in Home Cost Savings

The Down Payment Resource Platform Connects Homebuyers to Programs that Can Provide Thousands in Home Cost Savings

In a Nutshell: Buying a home can be a confusing and complicated process no matter how many times you’ve done it. Different lenders have different qualification standards and no one seems to know... read more »

Gusto Gives SMB Employees Access to Big-Business Benefits, Including a New 529 College Savings Plan Option

Gusto Gives SMB Employees Access to Big-Business Benefits, Including a New 529 College Savings Plan Option

In a Nutshell: Highly skilled workers who have multiple employment offers typically look at monetary compensation and benefits options as the deciding factors in choosing which company to work... read more »

The Swappa User-to-User Marketplace Cuts Out the Middleman to Help Consumers Earn & Pay Fair Value on Newish Tech Devices

The Swappa User-to-User Marketplace Cuts Out the Middleman to Help Consumers Earn & Pay Fair Value on Newish Tech Devices

In a Nutshell: Swappa™ is an online marketplace where sellers can list their gently used tech devices and be matched with buyers looking for quality devices at fair prices. The Swappa team... read more »

CalEITC4ME Works to Bring Awareness to the Estimated 1.7 Million Californians Who are Eligible for the State Earned Income Tax Credit

CalEITC4ME Works to Bring Awareness to the Estimated 1.7 Million Californians Who are Eligible for the State Earned Income Tax Credit

In a Nutshell: For more than 40 years, observers have hailed the federal government’s Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) as one of the most effective anti-poverty tools in the US. In recent years,... read more »

Save Up to $600 Monthly on the Costs of Car Ownership with Zipcar — The World’s Largest Car Sharing Service

Save Up to $600 Monthly on the Costs of Car Ownership with Zipcar — The World’s Largest Car Sharing Service

In a Nutshell: Navigating big, congested cities can be hard for someone who’s on foot. For some people, owning a car isn’t an option. Surveys have found that car ownership costs the... read more »