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Advance America: What are the Side Effects of Having Poor Credit?

Credit score plays a big role in people’s borrowing options. Poor credit can make borrowing harder by lowering the borrower’s approval chances and making them deal with higher interest rates and low loan amounts. However, poor-credit borrowers are not shut.

COP27: Cyclone Nearly Washed Away All My Dreams, says Vanuatu Youth Activist

By Busani Bafana Taren Chilia lost his school; his mother lost her job to Cyclone Pam – both are survivors of increasingly intense climate-change-induced weather patterns. At COP27, the Pacific Community voiced its conviction that a loss and damage fund.

3 Things to Do Before Shopping for a Home

Buying a home can be a bit daunting, even if homebuyers have been through the process before. Tons of money, mountains of paperwork—where to begin? Fortunately, a few simple financial and logistical steps can help make the process smoother. Here.

How To Build An Emergency Fund During High Inflation

Most Americans don’t have an emergency fund. In fact, only one in three households has enough money set aside to cover six months of expenses if they lose their job. High inflation doesn’t help matters, either. If you’re looking to.

Should You Save For Retirement Or Pay Off Your Student Loans?

Retirement is a big decision that you should make well before it’s time. But when money’s tight, you might not think there’s enough to go toward retirement and paying off debts. So which is the higher priority, paying off your.

What to do if you have two job offers

If you’ve been job hunting and your hard work has finally paid off—congrats! If you have two job offers, it can be tough to decide which one to accept. Here are a few things to consider that may help you.

3 Ways to Help Pay for Your Child’s Wedding

Your child is getting married. Congratulations! This is such a joyous time for you and your growing family. As wedding planning kicks into gear, you’re likely thinking about how much you’ll contribute to the big day, a wedding shower, or.

Tips for negotiating at work

If you’re fielding a job offer, whether it’s internal or at a new company, you want to be sure to negotiate for the best possible salary and benefits. It can be difficult to know how to approach this conversation, so.

What to Think About When Asking For a Raise

Asking for a raise can be nerve-wracking!  You don’t want to seem greedy or unappreciative, but you also want to be compensated fairly for the work you do. Here are a few things to keep in mind as you prepare.

Looking for a new job? Here’s what to do first

if you’re on the hunt for a new job, there are a few things you should do before you start your search. Here’s what you need to do to get started on the right foot. Update your resume: Your resume.

Planning for an Active Retirement

Having an active retirement means not only building in time for sports and physical activities but also staying mentally and emotionally engaged. If your goal is to have an active retirement, here are some key things to keep in mind:.

The Best Ways To Pay Off $5000 In Credit Card Debt

If you’re carrying a large amount of credit card debt, it’s time to get serious about paying it off. While there are a few different ways to get out from under debt quickly, these are the four most effective methods..