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16 Genius Things Mark Cuban Says To Do With Your Money

Mark Cuban knows how to be rich and successful, and he isn’t afraid to share his insight. Check out his advice, so you can learn what to do with your money and think like a billionaire. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

How To Handle Financial Conversations At The Thanksgiving Table

One awkward topic that often comes up at family events is money. For some good strategies for handling financial conversations during holiday get-togethers, CLICK ON THE HEADLINE

What’s The Silliest Money Mistake You’ve Ever Made?

Although our individual “silly money mistakes” may have been expensive, they do not need to be permanent, and we can always learn from them. For a few of the more common mistakes that can provide helpful lessons, CLICK ON THE HEADLINE

An NFL Player Was Too Generous With His Family — And It Cost Him

Over the course of his 10-year NFL career, Phillip Buchanon earned $20 million. But just two years after his retirement, he was “at least half a million dollars in the hole” from bad investments, excessive generosity with family and poor money management skills. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Asked To Co-Sign A Loan? When To Just Say No (Even To Your Kids)

According to a recent survey, 40% of people who co-sign on loans wind up covering some or even all of the borrower's payments, 28% saw damage to their own credit scores, and 26% reported soured relationships with borrowers. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE

Banks Now Giving Customers Access To Credit Score

Consumer advocates – regular critics of big banks – back their latest move to give credit information to customers in order to help them handle their financial lives. CLICK ON THE HEADLINE FOR MORE