May 2010

Important Financial Discussions to have Before Marriage

May 31, 2010

Financial problems have long been a trouble area in many marriages and the current economic crisis is stretching even more people to the emotional breaking point. The resulting frustration can certainly take a toll on marriages, which is why it’s important to have financial discussions before walking down the aisle. Practitioner, Financial Planner Julie […]

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Save Over $400 This Memorial Day with The Debt Diva

May 28, 2010

Marking the beginning of summer, Memorial Day is a great time to enjoy the company of friends and family.  Observe this year the fun, frugal and fabulous way with tips from The Debt Diva that will save you over $400! Clarky Davis, also known as The Debt Diva, is a debt management expert with more […]

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Billeo Helps Financial Institutions Offer Customers More Flexibility and Choice in Online Bill Pay with PayDirect Assistant

May 27, 2010

For the First Time Ever, Bank Customers Can Pay Bills Instantly – And Now With Debit Cards and Credit Cards FinovateSpring 2010, SAN FRANCISCO – May 11, 2010 – Billeo ( – a suite of Online Assistants that save people time and money in all types of online transactions, from shopping to bill pay – […]

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Five Financial Tips for Grads

May 26, 2010

Many college grads are about to become responsible for themselves financially. Are they ready for the challenges of finding work, sticking to a budget, furnishing an apartment and managing student loan payments? Dan O’Malley, CEO of PerkStreet Financial, a progressive online bank that offers the best debit card rewards in the US, has compiled a […]

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Schwab Charitable Reports Encouraging Results From Double Give Program

May 25, 2010

First of its Kind Program Enabling Schwab Charitable Donors to Support the World’s Neediest Entrepreneurs by Guaranteeing Microfinance Loans. SAN FRANCISCO — May 19, 2010 — Schwab Charitable, one of the nation’s largest and fastest growing national donor-advised fund organizations, today announced results for the inaugural year of its innovative Double Give Microfinance Guarantee Program. […]

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Smashion: A New Online No-fees Fashion Marketplace & Community

May 24, 2010

Smashion enables users to buy or sell lightly-worn or NWT (new with tag) apparel and accessories on a no-fees marketplace, and in the meantime, express their unique style and converse with each other on fashion topics. The site is in response to the growing trend in wearing second-hand clothing and the lack of a community-based, […]

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8 Tips to Effective Coupon Stacking

May 21, 2010

Via Coupon Sherpa More and more stores now allow coupon stacking, or combining a manufacturer coupon and a store coupon for multiple savings. Manufacturer coupons are found in Sunday newspaper inserts; magazines like Women’s Day and Cooking Light; and through coupon aggregate websites. These coupons always have the words “Manufacturer Coupon” printed on them and […]

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