Paying Off Credit Cards – A Beginner’s Guide

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Your goal: Paying off credit card debt and making sure you remain credit card debt-free. If you’re trying to make that goal, there are two different options you have. Both depend on your personal preference and what works best for your approach: Controlling The Urge...

Anthony Bourdain, Money & Finances

When you think about personal finance and running a business, Anthony Bourdain isn't the first person that comes to mind. However, the chef/television host/media personality best known for CNN's Parts Unknown had a circuitous path to fame: He only became a celebrity in his...

First Steps To Getting Out Of Credit Card Debt

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First things first: Getting out of credit card debt is very possible. It is occasionally difficult, but getting out of credit card debt isn’t impossible. It just requires determination and planning. Determination Determination, when it comes to getting out of credit card debt, means having goal....

Financial Infidelity: When Partners Lie About Money

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Slate’s personal finance editor, Helaine Olen, just wrote a fine piece on financial infidelity and what happens on relationships when partners aren’t honest about their finances. Financial infidelity is much more common than you might expect… and shows up in relationships more often than...