It’s Not About the Latte

Sep 8, 2020 by

Do these 5 crucial steps to build your nest egg and drink all the lattes you want.

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Getting Rid of PMI

Aug 17, 2020 by

I’d almost rather flush cash down the toilet than pay private mortgage insurance, or PMI.

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Please Ignore!

Jul 13, 2020 by

What’s the worst sort of advice? “Standard” advice. Here are 3 pieces of standard financial advice best ignored.

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How to Triage Bills – Pa...

Mar 30, 2020 by

Part 2 of a two-part mini series: Say you’re in a tough but you hope temporary situation where you know you’re going to be short of cash to pay all of your debts and bills. How do decide what to pay?

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Our 3 Best Money Choices—#1

May 6, 2019 by

Like everybody, Ms. Money Counselor and I have made good financial choices and bad. Let’s explore the good first and maybe ignore the bad.

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Rapid Rescore = $$$

Mar 18, 2019 by

Applying for a mortgage or thinking of refinancing? Be sure your mortgage lender does a “rapid rescore” analysis of your credit report.

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When Thin is Bad

Apr 26, 2017 by

The brains behind Millennial Personal Finance writes about the importance of polishing your credit score.

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WHICH Credit Score Matters?

Mar 28, 2017 by

Not all credit scores are created equal. And pretending otherwise just cost a big credit reporting bureau $3 million.

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Top 10 Posts 2016!

Jan 18, 2017 by

What did visitors to Money Counselor read most in 2016?

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Mortgage Help Deadline Near

Oct 12, 2016 by

If you’re behind on a mortgage or struggling to make payments, please read this. Help is available, but only until December 30!

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