Keisha Morton

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A former banker outlines 5 crucial facts about interest rates most people don't understand

Whether you're buying a big-ticket item on credit, taking out a loan or applying for a credit card, one little question can strike fear into the heart of even the most savvy of spenders: What will my <i>interest rate</i> be?<p>Whether you've got great credit and qualify for some of the best offers out there …

Credit Crackdown: How One Woman Paid Off $67,000 In 20 Months

Paying off debt can feel impossible when you're already tens of thousands of dollars in the red. Here's the good news: It <i>can</i> be done. Take Kristen Seaton's inspiring success story on how to pay off debt. Seaton lives in Boston, MA, and managed to pay down a whopping $67,000 in debt in less than two …

NYPD tracked citizens’ cellphones 1,000 times since 2008 without warrants

New York City police have tracked citizens’ cellphones over 1,000 times since 2008 without using warrants, according to public records obtained by the New York Civil Liberties Union.<p>The organization announced on Thursday that the NYPD has typically used “stingrays” after obtaining lower-level court …

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Michigan credit union ex-CFO shockingly confesses to embezzling $20 million

In a development seemingly out of nowhere, the former chief financial officer of a Michigan credit union and a man described as a “community hero,” …

Retirement Rules Of Thumb: Good, Better, Best

Figuring out a retirement plan is no walk in the park. The variables are many and the future is unwritten. And it’s stressful.<p>Here’s the thing. That stress that is bothering you is not from thinking about retirement, it’s from <i>actively not thinking</i> about retirement.<p>You’ve probably met people who …

Retirement

How to make sure your wealth lasts a lifetime — or more

Starting your retirement savings accounts is just half the battle — sure, it's a great first step, but a lot more goes into growing and sustaining your wealth than just contributing to a 401(k) or IRA.<p>Things like taxes and investing fees can quickly eat away at your retirement savings. Plus, how …

9 Successful People Share Their Smartest Money Tips

If you want to be the best, you have to learn from the best.<p>“Successful people look at other successful people as a means to motivate themselves,” …

5 Rocket Stocks to Buy for End-of-Year Gains

It's officially the final stretch of 2015. After today, just 17 trading sessions stand between us and the end of the year. And that means that the …

12 Tips For Achieving Massive Success In Your Life & Business

One of the greatest drives of all human beings is the drive to <b>succeed</b> – the drive to improve, to make progress. It is by making progress that we feel …

5 Ways To Save Money Without Even Trying

Saving large sums of money can often be a really difficult and time consuming task. It’s a lot easier to talk about saving $1,000, $5,000 or $10,000 …

Why frequent sex makes women more fertile - Futurity

A new study about fertility answers an old question: How does sex that doesn't happen during ovulation still improve the chances of getting pregnant?

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