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The Risks of Buying Now, Paying Holiday Shopping Later: Credit Experts

Shoppers fill a target store on a Black Friday in Chicago. John Gress | Corbis History | Getty Images “Buy now, pay later” has become a popular payment tool among young consumers, replacing traditional bank credit cards. And this year, the biggest brands are adapting to the trendy payment method for the holiday season. But […]

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Information sessions on college loans and scholarships will be offered for College Cash Month

November is College Money Month. To celebrate, Mason and Oceana College Access Networks, as well as Launch Manistee, are offering online “Pay for College” information sessions this week with local representatives from financial aid and scholarship programs. The free sessions will take place November 1-4 at 7 p.m. via Zoom. The program kicks off Monday […]

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3 scary financial mistakes that could haunt you for years

It’s that time of year – when houses are lined with ghosts and goblins, and horror movie screenings appear all over town. And if the thought of a barrage of costumed kids knocking on your door asking for candy scares you a bit, well, you’re probably not alone. But as scary as this time of […]

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Will the stimulus payments and the child tax credit affect your benefits?

Drazen Zigic / iStock.com It was recently determined that COVID-19 emergency financial assistance from a federal, state or local government source will not affect your Social Security benefits. In addition, it was clarified that this type of assistance would not affect eligibility for social security income or the amount of monthly social security payments. LATEST […]

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QPR forward Charlie Kelman returns with the Championship club after a lack of action in League 1 Gillingham

Charlie Kelman was a notable absentee for Gillingham on Saturday and is now back with parent club QPR. The 19-year-old joined the Gills in late August on loan from the Championship side, with a deal in place for the season, but the move hasn’t gone well. He returned to Rangers at Gillingham’s request but the […]

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Student loan cancellation not part of Biden’s Build Back Better plan

President Joe Biden (Photo by Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images) Getty Images If you’re looking for a student loan cancellation in President Joe Biden’s Build Back Better plan, you won’t find it. Here’s what you need to know. Student loans The Build Back Better plan – Biden’s economic and social plan in the aftermath of […]

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Fourth Live Update from Stimulus Control: California Stimulus, Social Security 2022, Medicare, Child Tax Credit …

Safety nets kept US uninsured rate during pandemic – HHS Enrollment in a health insurance program administered by the United States government Medicaid during the Covid-19 pandemic increased by 16%, with more than 11 million additional Americans enrolled, the Department of Health and Human Services said on Friday. Safety nets like Medicaid and the reopening […]

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Should I Consider A Reverse Mortgage For Our Retirement Home?

Q. My wife and I are looking to buy a condo that would be our retirement home. We would be in the process of selling the house we currently live in, which unfortunately still has a considerable mortgage balance – not so much equity. Is a reverse mortgage something we could use here? Advantages and […]

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Be careful when using Buy-Now-Pay-Later for online purchases

BNPL increases the value of consumers’ orders, when they buy more than expected because payment can be stretched (Getty Images / Nitat Termmee) This probably caught your eye on your favorite ecommerce sites: “4 interest-free payments of $ 39.99”. The service is called Buy Now Pay Later or BNPL and it is making headway, especially […]

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October 29, 2021 – Mortgage rates won’t budge – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: Forbes Advisor may earn a commission on sales made from partner links on this page, but this does not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. For anyone in the market to buy or refinance a home, now is a good time to secure a low rate. Mortgage rates are unchanged today, […]