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Posts Tagged ‘Personal Finance’

Recent Changes in Credit Card Laws/Legislation/Rules

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Interested in what the new credit card laws mean for you? Here’s a quick rundown of some of the changes we’ve seen in the recent credit card legislation changes and how it can benefit you: Banks can’t raise interest rates on existing credit card balances unless a promotional rate ends, you’ve been late with a [...]

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What is a Health Savings Account (HSA)?

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Medical expenses are a major concern for many of us today. With the rising cost of healthcare coverage, more and more employers are cutting costs by providing insurance plans with high deductibles or eliminating healthcare coverage altogether. Whether you are covered by your employer or you choose to purchase your own coverage, a high-deductible health plan [...]

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CARD Act Hurting Credit Card Companies

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Now that the CARD act is impending, what are credit card companies doing to mitigate the losses that they will incur? An industry insider gives us a picture of what the future holds for credit card customers. APR Increases This is the most obvious one. Almost all credit card issuers are raising their APR rates, [...]

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