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How to Respond to House-Shaming

You've heard it at the dinner table when visiting Mom and Dad. You've heard it from your cousin Phil. You've heard it from friends out at Happy Hour. "Why are you renting a home when you should be buying? Don't you know you're just throwing your money away?" There's a lot of pressure to... […]

How to Respond to House-Shaming

You've heard it at the dinner table when visiting Mom and Dad. You've heard it from your cousin Phil. You've heard it from friends out at Happy Hour. "Why are you renting a home when you should be buying? Don't you know you're just throwing your money away?" There's a lot of pressure to... […]

How to Respond to House-Shaming

You've heard it at the dinner table when visiting Mom and Dad. You've heard it from your cousin Phil. You've heard it from friends out at Happy Hour. "Why are you renting a home when you should be buying? Don't you know you're just throwing your money away?" There's a lot of pressure to... […]

10 Red Flags to Look Out for When Renting Your First Apartment

Are you ready to fly the nest? If it's time to find a new apartment, there are some things to look out for before signing a rental agreement. If you don't know what to be wary of, your first place could put you in financial jeopardy and even physical danger. These are the biggest red flags. (See... […]

10 Red Flags to Look Out for When Renting Your First Apartment

Are you ready to fly the nest? If it's time to find a new apartment, there are some things to look out for before signing a rental agreement. If you don't know what to be wary of, your first place could put you in financial jeopardy and even physical danger. These are the biggest red flags. (See... […]

10 Red Flags to Look Out for When Renting Your First Apartment

Are you ready to fly the nest? If it's time to find a new apartment, there are some things to look out for before signing a rental agreement. If you don't know what to be wary of, your first place could put you in financial jeopardy and even physical danger. These are the biggest red flags. (See... […]

2-Minute Read: What You Need to Know About FICO Scores

FICO scores are the most widely used credit scores in the U.S. According to myFICO.com, 90% of the top U.S. lenders access these scores to make important credit decisions. FICO scores range from 300 to 850, with higher scores representing better credit. Why your FICO score is important A FICO... […]

2-Minute Read: What You Need to Know About FICO Scores

FICO scores are the most widely used credit scores in the U.S. According to myFICO.com, 90% of the top U.S. lenders access these scores to make important credit decisions. FICO scores range from 300 to 850, with higher scores representing better credit. Why your FICO score is important A FICO... […]

2-Minute Read: What You Need to Know About FICO Scores

FICO scores are the most widely used credit scores in the U.S. According to myFICO.com, 90% of the top U.S. lenders access these scores to make important credit decisions. FICO scores range from 300 to 850, with higher scores representing better credit. Why your FICO score is important A FICO... […]

Best Money Tips: Things That Medicare Doesn't Cover

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles things that Medicare doesn’t cover, how to make a perfect roasted chicken, and simple ways to cut moving costs. Top 5 Articles 7 Things Medicare Doesn't Cover — Medicare Part A and Part B cover a large portion of... […]