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Color Of Money

The 5 biggest factors that affect your credit

November 21, 2010

Credit card companies, auto dealerships and mortgage bankers are three common examples of types of lenders that will check your credit score before deciding how much they are willing to lend you and at what interest rate.

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10 riskiest places to give your social security number

November 14, 2010

The places are ranked based on the number of data breaches involving Social Security numbers from January 2009 to October 2010. What’s most disturbing is that you must disclose your Social Security number if you want to receive services from most of those places.

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Solving the college cost dilemma

October 24, 2010

You can find a lot of information – sometimes confusing – about the cost of a college education. By some reports, it can cost $50,000 per year to earn a bachelor’s degree.

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9 credit score myths do more harm than good

October 17, 2010

In today’s economy, a good credit score is more valuable than ever, and for many, improving your score has become a financial priority. Turn on the radio, flip on the TV or head to the company water cooler and you’ll likely be bombarded with various credit-improving strategies.

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President Obama signs Small Business Jobs Act – learn what’s in it

October 1, 2010

“I’m thrilled to be here on what is an exciting day,” said the President as he prepared to sign the Small Business Jobs Act this afternoon. With small business owners who will receive tax breaks and better access to credit in the audience, the President explained to everybody why he has fought so long for it…

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Recent News

Sports

Black Women in Sport Foundation, Coeur Sport, and USA Triathlon announce inaugural Women’s Power Up Triathlon grant winners

May 7, 2021

 What do you call women role models with bucket lists? Triathletes.  Black Women in Sport Foundation (BWSF),...

Oasis

Happy Mother’s Day to two great women

May 7, 2021

By Napoleon F. Kingcade Mother’s Day is a special day that gives honor and respect to mothers...

Go With The-Flo

Meghan Markle has written her first children’s book called “The Bench”

May 7, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Meghan Markle (Photo: Kathy Hutchins / Shutterstock) By Florence Anthony Tongues are wagging that Meghan...

Week In Review

Records: Ma’Khia Bryant’s sister sought help before shooting

May 7, 2021

ABOVE PHOTO: Mourners are seen wearing shirts with Ma’Khia Bryant’s picture as they arrive for the funeral...

Seniors

Senior safety campaign in response to rising senior fire deaths

May 7, 2021

BPT U.S. Fire Administration data shows since January, more than 285 older adults (age 55 and older)...

Health

Why it’s never too early to make a long-term care plan

May 7, 2021

STATEPOINT Americans are living longer than ever before, and with continually rising health care costs, the need...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff