Tag Archives: money

How to check your gift card balance without leaving home

Jeremy Simon

You no longer have to reach the store register with merchandise in hand, only to be told your gift card has a zero balance: American Express, MasterCard and Visa now let gift cardholders check how much money is left on their plastic without leaving home
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Go to the mattresses for safe money haven? Not yet.

Connie Prater

If you don’t trust the banks, you can put your money under or into the mattress.
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Parents, your teens don’t know enough about money!

Emily Crone

A new Charles Schwab survey examining teens’ attitudes, behaviors and concerns about money reveals that teens are overconfident and undereducated. Parents need to work harder to make sure teens are prepared for the financial real world.
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Is the next generation already wrapped in plastic?

Connie Prater

We’re raising a generation of kids bound for a plastic culture. That’s a world where paper currency is obsolete, where you buy and sell goods and services through electronic, wireless or remote transfers of dollars, pounds and Euros. But you…
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