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Does a Parent’s Bankruptcy Affect Eligibility for Student Financial Aid?

Bankruptcy is a complicated issue that affects many areas of one’s life, but in general, filing for bankruptcy doesn’t interfere with eligibility to receive federal aid. It can, however, affect eligibility for some student loans and loan programs, but it might not be as bad as you think. A green light for financial aid and……
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3 Tips To Avoid Social Security Fraud and Identity Theft

We live in a scary time. Modern technology makes it very easy for people to remain anonymous, which gives fraudsters more chances to try and steal your identity and credit cards. Forbes stated that it’s possible your information has already been compromised. You don’t have to sit back and let people steal from you. You have……
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Life After Bankruptcy: What Happens After My Debts Have Been Discharged?

Making the decision to file for bankruptcy is never an easy one. Once you have made that decision, you may expect that the process will go smoothly and that you will quickly be able to move on with your life. However, the reality is that even after you have received your discharge and your bankruptcy is……
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8 Things to Consider If You Are Looking to Move When You Retire

Looking to Move When You Retire? 8 Considerations to Keep in Mind If you are thinking about moving when you retire, you are definitely not alone. Age Wave and Merrill Lynch reported in their study that 64% of retirees have moved or anticipate moving in retirement. But is moving right for you? There are a……
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5 Keys To Obtaining A Good Credit Score Under The New FICO Scoring System

For years, people have been consolidating to personal loans to boost their credit and get away from credit card debt. Now, they might see negative consequences for it. FICO will be updating the way it decides credit scores and the changes will have a big impact on how personal loans are handled. This new system……
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