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Pros, cons of paying rent with your credit cards

Toni Husbands

Charging your rent can be a savvy way to rack up rewards, but is it worth the added cost of paying by plastic? For some millennials I spoke with, a generation that has grown up in a world in which…
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Post-recession renters are older, more creditworthy

Brady Porche

Today’s renters are older and have stronger credit profiles compared to those who rented during the Great Recession, according to a new study by TransUnion. The credit reporting agency said in December 38.6 percent of renters had prime or better…
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It’s not you, real estate market, it’s me

Yasmin Ghahremani

Owning a home is supposed to be the American dream, but what if you want to spend your weekends somewhere besides Home Depot?

Even if you’ve got good credit and enough cash for a substantial down payment, owning isn’t always the best option.

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