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When it comes to buying a car, especially if it’s your first car, you may get this feeling of freedom that allows you to take to the open road. Mass transit is not common in much of the United States, especially non-urban areas, so owning a car can be a lifesaver for anyone who needs to get to work, visit family and friends, to get to their doctor’s appointments. So that’s what you get when you buy your first car – a newfound sense of freedom. Even replacing an older car can give you that free feeling. However,▸ continue reading
When it comes to making purchases with your debit card, it’s easy – swipe or insert your card, enter your PIN, approve transaction. However, making purchases online with your debit card has become more common, and popular e-commerce websites can save your credit/debit card information to make buying online even easier. However, in the last year debit card fraud rose over 10 percent in the United States, and even the most cautious consumers can be at risk if they aren’t careful. Overall, while debit card fraud still exists, there are ways you can protect yourself while making▸ continue reading