• 6 ways to avoid debt during wedding planning
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    6 ways to avoid debt during wedding planning

    If you’re recently engaged and planning a wedding, congratulations! But after the excitement has worn off, the reality of wedding planning and the exorbitant costs of every detail are quick to bring future brides and grooms back to reality. “The wedding industry has turned into this big giant beast,

  • Confessions of a high-end repo man
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    Confessions of a high-end repo man

    As a recovery agent, aka repo man, Ken Cage repossesses high end boats and planes. Here's how you can avoid meeting someone like him.

  • 3 key takeaways about managing credit card debt
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    3 key takeaways about managing credit card debt

    Credit card debt affects millions of Americans. If you have debt, should you avoid using a credit card altogether? “Obviously, if all of your debt is credit card [debt], then you’re just going to be digging yourself into a bigger hole that would be hard to get out of.

  • Do you have questions about credit card debt?
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    Do you have questions about credit card debt?

    If you have questions on how to get out of credit card debt, you can submit them to be answered to a live Q&A on Yahoo Finance's Facebook page.

  • What is the national debt?
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    What is the national debt?

    As of June 4, 2018, the total outstanding debt owed by the federal government was $21,090,788,185,039.90, or $21.1 trillion. “It is mostly an abstract concept, unlike, say, a personal student loan or auto loan or mortgage, where you have a personal obligation to repay the debt,” said White. For an

  • Tips to pay off debt from 7 people who have actually done it
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    Tips to pay off debt from 7 people who have actually done it

    Paying off debt can be one of the most liberating experiences, but there’s really not much fanfare that comes from seeing that $0 balance. Some people turn to YouTube to tell others how they managed it, and you can see the excitement.

  • Starting over financially after divorce and debt
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    Starting over financially after divorce and debt

    Previously, Lintz, now a hearing loss consultant and advocate, lived in a townhouse on the Upper East Side, had a home in the Hamptons, and travelled often with her family. While she thought she was wealthy, her money was considered part of the marital estate, and couldn’t be used to pay for legal fees

  • How to minimize debt while in college (beyond ramen)
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    How to minimize debt while in college (beyond ramen)

    CollegeWise's Arun Ponnusamy joins Yahoo Finance to talk about smart money moves to make during college.

  • 4 debt-related words everyone should know
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    4 debt-related words everyone should know

    Debt is a language of its own. Anyone who’s ever had a credit card balance or taken student loans has been bombarded with terminology that can make your head hurt. We break down four major terms about debt: principal, interest, APR and default.

  • There’s $350 million in loan forgiveness up for grabs: how you can get those funds
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    There’s $350 million in loan forgiveness up for grabs: how you can get those funds

    Last week, the DOE allocated $350 million in additional student loan forgiveness through a new program, Temporary Expanded Public Service Loan Forgiveness, or TEPSLF. A week after the program launched, Yahoo Finance reached out to the U.S. Department of Education to find out whether they have been receiving

  • #SlayYourDebt
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    #SlayYourDebt

    We here at Yahoo Finance want to help you get ahead. And if you’re burdened by debt – credit card debt, student loan debt, personal debt – we want to hear from you. Throughout the month of June we’ll randomly select winners and award $100 and $500 Amex/Visa Gift Cards to help eliminate your debt and

  • 4 summer internships that offer high pay and lots of perks
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    4 summer internships that offer high pay and lots of perks

    If you want to beef up your resume in college, internships are a great way to do it. Three-quarters of college students will graduate with at least one internship, according to a Bloomberg report. While deadlines for summer internships have already passed, it’s still fun to dream, right?

  • COLUMN-Why U.S. retirees are waiting longer to claim Social Security
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    COLUMN-Why U.S. retirees are waiting longer to claim Social Security

    Fewer Americans are asking Social Security to "show me the money" as soon as possible. The share of workers claiming Social Security retirement benefits at the earliest possible date has plunged in recent years. Retiring workers can claim Social Security anytime from age 62 to 70.

  • 5 best cars for $20,000
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    5 best cars for $20,000

    Yahoo Finance has partnered with Autoblog to bring you the best cars around $20,000, and we looked through Autoblog’s new car listing pages to create a list of the best five cars (plus one extra). The Honda Fit tops the list for its combination of fuel economy, interior space and equipment. “Perhaps

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    Slay Your Debt Sweepstakes

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    How to set a budget and stick with it

    If you’re looking to save money and fix your finances, a budget is an easy way to reach your goals, says Lisa Rowan, a savings expert at The Penny Hoarder. “Setting a budget is really important. The 50-20-30 budget plan is an easy way to allocate your expenses into categories.

  • 5 ways to fix your finances by the end of the day
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    5 ways to fix your finances by the end of the day

    If you need to fix your finances but think it will be too difficult to get them into shape, Lisa Rowan, a savings expert at The Penny Hoarder, says you can get a lot done by the end of the day. “It’s not impossible at all to fix your finances by the end of the day,” she says. Rowan shared 5 tips to

  • Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE:CADE): A Fundamentally Attractive Investment
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    Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE:CADE): A Fundamentally Attractive Investment

    I’ve been keeping an eye on Cadence Bancorporation (NYSE:CADE) because I’m attracted to its fundamentals. Looking at the company as a whole, as a potential stock investment, I believe CADERead More...

  • Reasons Why I Like Coherent Inc (NASDAQ:COHR)
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    Reasons Why I Like Coherent Inc (NASDAQ:COHR)

    Building up an investment case requires looking at a stock holistically. Today I’ve chosen to put the spotlight on Coherent Inc (NASDAQ:COHR) due to its excellent fundamentals in more thanRead More...

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    FedEx making strategic use of blockchain technology

    It's not surprising that technologies like blockchain excite accountants like me. My world is one of ledgers and transactions and internal controls and blockchain is exactly that.

  • Why UP Global Sourcing Holdings plc (LON:UPGS) Is An Attractive Investment
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    Why UP Global Sourcing Holdings plc (LON:UPGS) Is An Attractive Investment

    UP Global Sourcing Holdings plc (LSE:UPGS) is a company with exceptional fundamental characteristics. Upon building up an investment case for a stock, we should look at various aspects. In theRead More...

  • These Factors Make LCI Industries (NYSE:LCII) A Great Investment
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    These Factors Make LCI Industries (NYSE:LCII) A Great Investment

    As an investor, I look for investments which does not compromise one fundamental factor for another. By this I mean, I look at stocks holistically, from their financial health toRead More...