Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Cash For Clunkers - Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS)

● Your vehicle must be less than 25 years old on the trade-in date.
● Only purchase or lease of new vehicles qualify.
● Generally, trade-in vehicles must get 18 or less MPG (some very large pick-up trucks and cargo vans have different requirements).
● Trade-in vehicles must be registered and insured continuously for the full year preceding the trade-in.

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Thursday, July 09, 2009

New student-loan refinancing program IBRP

There's good news on the student loan front, but the new income-based repayment option isn't the be-all-end-all for all college graduates (CNNMoney.com June 24).

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To determine whether you're eligible for the new repayment option, visit finaid.org/calculators/ibr.phtml. To learn how the IBR program works, visit IBRinfo.org.

Wednesday, July 08, 2009

7 Steps to Boost Your Credit Score

See seven simple, real-life steps you can take to improve your credit standing. Don't waste any more time fretting about your score - take action today and, before you know it, those dings and dents in your credit report will be a thing of the past!

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