Is a Reverse Mortgage Right for You

There are commercials everywhere about reverse mortgages, but they don’t always give you all the information on what it really is. They don’t always say what the qualifications are, or even explain amounts. So how do you know if a reverse mortgage…

Credit Unions Showing That Financial Literacy is Top Priority

Credit Unions Showing That Financial Literacy is Top Priority

Credit unions across the country are stepping it up when it comes to financial literacy. They have been making this a top priority amongst their branches. With various techniques they have been paving the way for financial literacy amongst everyone, including the…

It is Increasingly Difficult for Banks to Serve the Poor In Changing Market

It is Increasingly Difficult for Banks to Serve the Poor In Changing Market

Things are changing in the world of banking today. These changes are making it more and more difficult to make the lower income households. Not only that, but these changes could cause the lower income households to have to pay more for…

Take Your Industry Education to the Next Level

Take Your Industry Education to the Next Level

The OLA Compliance University is offering an amazing educational experience for any who are interested. You do not have to be a member to attend, but it does help with tuition. They offer a large amount of information for you to be…

Small Businesses are Looking Up According to Survey

Small Businesses are Looking Up According to Survey

2011 was a hard year for most businesses. It seems as though that things are looking up for them so far this year. Signs of recovery in the small business section are everywhere. Capital 1 Bank has done a survey of small…

Prepaid Cards and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Prepaid Cards and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has taken an interest in prepaid cards.  They are looking at the regulations and the safety of the money on the card.  The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is considering new rules to help protect the customer and…

Dealing with Medical Debt

Dealing with Medical Debt

It is easy for medical bills to pile up.  For many it can be very overwhelming.  Most people just do their best to make payments on their bills every month.  But there are a few things that should be considered before and after…

Preparing for Retirement

Preparing for Retirement

Retirement can sneak up on you quickly.  Being prepared for retirement is very important.  So what do you do if you have not started preparing? The very first and probably the most important thing is to start saving.  It is never too early…

The Importance of Financial Literacy for the College Student

The Importance of Financial Literacy for the College Student

It is very important for today’s college students to be financially literate.  More and more college students will need to take out student loans, and will have to pay them back themselves instead of mom and dad paying for it.  College is…

Financial Tips for College Grads

Financial Tips for College Grads

After graduation many young people these days can be a very difficult time. They have to find a job, a place to live, and get set up in the world.  Even once they get their job, their place to live, and…

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