Canceling the Cable Bill: Why More People Don’t Opt to Stream

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One of the biggest trends in entertainment and media during the past few years is the rise of “cord cutting” – canceling the cable bill. More people are cutting the cord to their cable bills and switching exclusively to streaming content; instead of watching cable TV, they’re opting for Netflix, Amazon Prime, Sling TV and other online content streaming apps.

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How to Cancel Recurring Campaign Contributions

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We spend a lot of time on this blog looking at the hidden, recurring, often small enough to be missed, charges that come out of our accounts each month. With election season just ending, many of our readers are wondering how to shut off recurring campaign contributions. Some of them are still wondering after looking up how to do it.

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8 Game-Changing Money Management Apps to Download Now [INFOGRAPHIC]

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“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” –Thomas Edison

Chances are, if you are interested in downloading money management apps, you’re not the type to shy away from hard work. And like anyone working hard for their money, you want to make sure that your money is working for you, and that your hard work pays off.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Mortgage Marketplaces

a beginner's guide to mortgage marketplaces

Technology has revolutionized how we manage our finances, and home buying is finally getting a tech makeover of its own by way of mortgage marketplaces. While searching for a loan to purchase a new home, or refinance an existing one, has typically been laborious and time-intensive – as NerdWallet puts it: “This is where homework and a lot of patience come into play.” –  recent innovations in the industry have finally started to take the pain out of the process, and made finding a home loan ridiculously simple.

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Must-Follow Advice from 13 Brilliant Personal Finance Experts [List]

Must-follow advice from 13 brilliant personal finance experts

Even if you think you have your personal finances under control, there is always a finance expert who comes along with a piece of advice that you never considered, or with a new way to look at your finances that can better help you move towards your goals, or away from bad habits. Here is a roundup of advice from some of our favorite financial experts and personal finance blogs to help you get more out of your money and your life:

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