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The Best Places to Start a Business in Texas

Texas has weathered the country’s economic turmoil well, with record annual employment growth, and locals attribute this to a pro-business attitude and a community mindset. The Lone Star State typically receives the fourth highest amount of venture capital in the country, says Walter Ulrich, CEO of Houston Technology Center, a …

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Credit Score 500: Good or Bad?

A credit score of 500 is considered bad credit. Your credit score determines whether you qualify for financial products, such as credit cards and auto loans, and the interest rate you might pay. In 2019, 4% of Americans had a score below 500, according to credit rating company FICO. Here’s …

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Definition of cosign

What is Cosign? Co-signing means signing jointly with a borrower for a loan. A co-signer assumes the legal obligation to be a source of back-up repayment for the loan and, as such, reduces the risk to the lender and assists the borrower in obtaining a loan. A co-signer can also …

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Negative equity on auto loans is an economic threat

Financial markets, especially the bond market, calmed down late last week, giving participants a welcome rest. It wasn’t that there was nothing to worry about, however. A concern is, or should be, about personal debt. This has naturally received less attention than the public debts accumulated by our federal, state …

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The best beaches are at your fingertips

Now that winter has arrived, there’s a good chance your thoughts will drift in warmer directions. More precisely, the beaches. If you are at your desk imagining yourself enjoying the sound of the ocean with a drink in your hand, you are in luck. FlightNetwork has published its second annual …

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Best Financial Advisors: How To Find The Right Advisor For You

NerdWallet’s comprehensive review process assesses and ranks America’s largest brokers and robo-advisers based on assets under management, as well as emerging industry players, using a multifaceted and iterative approach. Our goal is to provide an independent assessment of providers to help you provide information to make sound and informed judgments …

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