Brian Fourman

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How to Choose A College So You Don’t Waste Money on Tuition

Want to graduate with less debt and a bigger paycheck? The College Scorecard can help.

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The Zero Percent Car Loan: What to Know Before You Sign

These deals sound amazing, but they may not be your best option.

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Do I Really Need Rental Car Insurance?

A little research beforehand will help you know what to say at the rental car counter.

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5 Apps to Help You Make a Budget and Stick to It

Wonder where all your money's going? Now you can find out.

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What Happens If I Default on My Student Loan?

Learn the answer — and avoid defaulting on your loan by following a few simple steps.

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Natural Ways to Bug-Proof Your Home

Environmentally friendly ways to keep out ants, roaches and other critters.

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7 Work-at-Home Schemes You Shouldn’t Fall For

How to identify a scam before you make a mistake and take the bait.


How to Get Rid of Bedbugs

When to try natural home remedies and when to call in a pro.

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The Top Places Mold Hides in Your Home

How find and banish this allergy-inducing fungus forever.

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Struggling Financially? 5 Ways to Avoid Foreclosure

Don’t bury your head in the sand — being proactive gives you a fighting chance to keep your home.

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How to Protect Your Child from Identity Theft

If you're not proactive, this type of fraud can go undetected for years.

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Why, and How, to Create a Home Inventory List

In case of theft, fire or natural disaster, you’ll be glad you have it.

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Home Buyers: Save Money By Negotiating These Closing Costs

You may be able to avoid paying some fees once you know where to find them.

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To Shred or Not to Shred?

Throwing junk mail, bills or financial paperwork in the trash could put you at risk for identity theft. Here’s what to shred and how.

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Your Wallet Was Stolen, Now What?

Take these 4 steps to make sure the thief only gets away with your cash.