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Lyle Daly

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2021 Capital Gains Tax Rates: Everything You Need to Know

Capital gains taxes are confusing -- so we did the research for you.


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Poll: How Did Investors Deal With Market Volatility in 2020?

Investors viewed and reacted to 2020's market volatility in very different ways.


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4 Mistakes That Get in the Way of Rebuilding Your Credit

To get your credit moving in the right direction, avoid these common mistakes.


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My 7 Favorite Credit Card Offers of 2020

For all its faults, 2020 brought us some of the most valuable credit card offers in years. Here are my favorites.


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Americans Pay Almost $1,000 Per Year in Credit Card Interest

If you're not careful, credit card debt can do some serious damage to your finances.

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How I Scored $150 Back on My Chase Credit Card in 1 Call

You could have a special offer waiting for you on your Chase credit card. To find out, you need to call.


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5 Ways American Express Upgraded Its Card Offers in 2020

American Express cards had several great changes in 2020. Get up to date on the biggest upgrades here.


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4 Big Improvements to Chase Credit Cards in 2020

By adding more bonuses and more ways to redeem rewards, Chase made some major upgrades to its credit cards this year.


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6 Rewards Cards to Check Out in 2021

Looking for new rewards credit cards to try in 2021? You'll find all the best options here.


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The U.S. Bank Altitude Reserve Card Is No Longer Accepting Applications

Is this the first luxury travel card to close because of the pandemic?

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Southwest Credit Cards Now Offer 80,000 Bonus Points

With this special offer, a Southwest credit card can get you more free flights and bring you closer to a Companion Pass.


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The 5 Biggest Ways Credit Cards Changed in 2020

Let's look back at all the ways credit cards have changed over the past year.


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Do These 2 Things if Your Credit Card Has an Annual Fee

Should you pay your credit card's annual fee for another year? With these two steps, you'll have the answer.


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This New Credit Card Rewards You for Paying Off Debt and Investing

If you're looking for a competitive cash back rate, SoFi's first credit card is one to consider.


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3 Credit Card Goals to Set in 2021

Looking for ways to make better use of your credit cards in 2021? These three goals will do the trick.

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Discover Just Added Best Buy to Its 5% Cash Back Categories

Planning to shop at Best Buy this holiday season? You could earn bonus cash back with your Discover card.


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The 1 Big Problem With Credit Card Upgrade Offers

There's usually a catch with credit card upgrades, and it could be costly.


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Americans Have Almost 5 Billion Prepaid Debit Cards

No typos here -- that's billions with a "b." But what makes prepaid cards so popular?


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4 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Rely on Prepaid Debit Cards

Despite the convenience, a prepaid card isn't a good substitute for a bank account.


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Nearly 30% of Americans Don't Have a Credit Card. Here's Why That's a Problem

There are several serious drawbacks to not having a credit card.