The idea of anything creeping in unnoticed is enough to unnerve the bravest among us. In the world of personal finance, it’s the subtle, sneaking changes in spending habits that may be most chilling. The phenomenon is known as lifestyle creep, and it’s one of the biggest — and most...
If you're a safe driver or working from home and on the road less often, you may be able to find cheap car insurance rates by joining a telematics program. Offered by multiple insurers, these programs use tracking devices or apps to monitor your driving behavior and reward safe habits. How...
The Surge Mastercard, issued by Celtic Bank, offers some qualities that may appeal to those seeking a second chance at building credit, but its fees far outweigh its benefits. It offers a pre-qualification process, the chance at a higher credit limit and it reports payments to all three major...
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Pull any bill out of your wallet. See the dark green numbers on the top-left and top-right corners? They could mean your bill is worth much more than its face value. If a serial number’s digits are unique or interesting, collectors might be willing to pay big bucks — hundreds...