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John Thomson’s I Didn’t Know That!

Every week I get emails from readers who are very supportive and help me with things they see around the valley. We have heard that there might be a new Costco in West Kelowna.Have you heard where it might be … Continue reading

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Forget Credit Scores: The Case for Credit Grades

Americas current average national credit score of 660 suggests that our credit health is failing. Could the three-digit credit score number be to blame? With dozens of credit score models available, one survey found that 60 percent of consumers are … Continue reading

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Consumer Mortgage Debt Falls Three Percent Since April 2011, According to …

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, May 16, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) – CreditKarma.com, the consumer’s credit advocate, today released its U.S. Credit Score Climate Report with trend data for April 2012. Consumer credit card and mortgage spending slowed from a year ago, … Continue reading

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Ask Stacy: Can I Trust Your Ads?

Heres a smattering of emails Ive received over the last few months that have a common thread. Take a look Hi Stacy, you had a link for [redacted] on your site. I clicked it and signed up for three free … Continue reading

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3 Tips for Saving Money When You are Socializing

No one wants to be known as a miser to their friends and loved ones. But desperate times calls for desperate measures. The state of the economy necessitates that you save on each and every penny that you possibly can. … Continue reading

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BBB Advises Consumers To Monitor Credit Card Activity In Wake Of Massive Data …

Reports that millions of credit card numbers may have been compromised recently are a timely reminder that consumers need to stay on top of their credit card accounts,  Better Business Bureau of Southern Arizona advises. “Most of us depend on … Continue reading

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Free Annual Online Credit Report – Free Credit Scores Can Be Obtained Today at …

Free Annual Online Credit Report – Free Credit Scores Can Be Obtained Today at Absolutely No Cost for a Limited Time Only Free annual online credit report allows consumers to acquire credit scores and reports and initiate managing consumer credit, … Continue reading

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Forget Credit Scores: The Case for Credit Grades

Americas current average national credit score of 660 suggests that our credit health is failing. Could the three-digit credit score number be to blame? With dozens of credit score models available, one survey found that 60 percent of consumers are confused … Continue reading

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Student Loan Debt Up 12% in the First Quarter of the Year, According to …

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Apr 11, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) – CreditKarma.com, the consumer’s credit advocate, today released its U.S. Credit Score Climate Report with trend data for March and Q1 2012. Credit card debt fell 11 percent nationally since December … Continue reading

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Connecticut BBB Advises Consumers to Monitor Credit Card Activity in Wake of …

  A recent data breach involving a credit card processing company is a reminder to consumers to keep a close watch for suspicious activity on credit card and bank statements. Credit card issuers will typically notify customers if their accounts … Continue reading

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