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November 24, 2020 6:10 AM
When it comes to enjoying your retirement, financial independence is the key.
November 24, 2020 6:00 AM
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November 24, 2020 5:18 AM
Your Social Security benefits will only get you so far as a senior. Here are some more robust income streams to line up.
November 24, 2020 5:02 AM
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November 23, 2020 5:49 PM
If your bank has lowered rates on your savings account, don’t take it personally. It’s not you, it’s them. Interest rates have dropped across the board, and they’re likely to…
November 23, 2020 3:30 PM
A point-of-sale loan lets you break down a purchase into a series of smaller payments, so you can buy now and pay later. In recent years, point-of-sale financing has rapidly…
November 23, 2020 2:23 PM
Tools like spreadsheets and budgeting apps can help you get better at saving money. But you might need to look beyond hard numbers to get a full financial picture. Your…
November 23, 2020 11:00 AM
Welcome to NerdWallet’s Smart Money podcast, where we answer your real-world money questions. This week’s episode starts with a discussion of NerdWallet’s holiday shopping survey, which shows that, on average,…
November 23, 2020 10:45 AM
Getting started investing can be overwhelming, but this checklist can set you up for success.
November 23, 2020 9:00 AM
What does Black Friday protection mean to you? Maybe it's helmets and elbow pads as you battle your fellow consumers for doorbuster deals. Maybe it's protecting your space in line.
Maybe it should be taking precautions to prevent identity theft.
The holidays represent peak season for identity thieves – probably because there are more transactions and more opportunities for theft. According to 2018 data compiled by ACI Worldwide, the number of "buy online, pick up in-store" (BOPIS) transactions between Thanksgiving Day and December 31 increased by 20% over 2017, while attempted fraud over the same period increased by 13%.
Reduce your chances of identity theft over the Thanksgiving weekend by following these common-sense methods for practicing "safe shopping."
1. Protect Your Purse/Wallet –
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November 23, 2020 8:17 AM
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November 23, 2020 7:46 AM
Amazon has far outpaced the S&P 500, but investors need to consider risk before piling too heavily into a single stock.
November 23, 2020 7:16 AM
You've paid your Social Security taxes. Now, maximize your benefit by avoiding these pitfalls.
November 23, 2020 6:18 AM
Worried what'll happen to you during a market downturn? A few strategic moves could give you peace of mind.
November 23, 2020 5:51 AM
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November 23, 2020 5:02 AM
Many of today's workers are no doubt counting on collecting Social Security. Here's why this Fool isn't.