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Varo Bank Review: An Easy, No-Frills Option for Online Banking

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Although the word “bank” was once synonymous with a physical location, the reality is that more and more banks occupy only digital space. Varo, founded in 2015, is one of the many options available to today’s bankers — if they’re willing to forgo the ability to visit an actual bank building, that is. Like other […]

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Dear Penny: We’re New Parents. How Can We Afford Life Insurance?

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Dear Baffled, Morbid thought for the day: Every year, your life gets more expensive to insure because every year, you get closer to death. Life insurance premiums reflect this reality. So I think your instinct is spot-on here: With life insurance, the rule of thumb is to lock in premiums while you’re young.  That said, […]

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Here Are 10 Options for Finding Free or Cheap Audiobooks

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I’m a relatively new homeowner with a wife, a job, and 2-year-old twins. Though I own hundreds of books, I rarely find time to sit down and crack one open. I do, however, make use of my time in the car to listen to audiobooks. But how do you get the audiobooks you want without […]

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Facebook Business Page Tips That Will Help You Make More Money

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If you own a business, you need a web presence. First and foremost, that means you should have a great website. There’s no way around that. But what about social media? Is it necessary to have a Facebook business page? Let’s see. In December 2019, Facebook had an average of 1.66 billion daily active users, […]

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DIY Disinfectant: How to Safely Make Your Own Wipes and Spray

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People are more conscious than ever about washing our hands, not touching our faces and disinfecting the surfaces we touch. So much is still unknown about the novel coronavirus, but researchers say the virus has the potential to live on certain surfaces for hours, and it’s easily transmittable. That means paying more attention to surfaces […]

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Ally Bank Review: An Online Bank With a Full Range of Products

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Ally Bank has been around for over a century — but you probably didn’t hear about it until the last decade. The bank started out in 1919 as GMAC, General Motors’ finance division. But in 2009, the company rebranded as Ally Bank, an online-only banking institution that offers everything from checking and savings accounts to […]

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