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Young Afghans See Opportunities Dwindle as Security Worsens

Young Afghans See Opportunities Dwindle as Security Worsens

By Kathy Gannon | Aug 19
Despite 16 years of war and billions of dollars in international aid, security is worsening and jobs have grown scarce. More than 2.5 million Afghans have fled - the second largest refugee population after Syria's.

Website Targets Credit Card Companies That Do Business with Hate Groups

Website Targets Credit Card Companies That Do Business with Hate Groups

Aug 17
Who's earning blood money? That's the question that civil rights group Color of Change is asking on their new website aptly titled www.bloodmoney.org

Liz Weston: How to Stop Being the Family ATM

Liz Weston: How to Stop Being the Family ATM

By Liz Weston, Nerd Wallet | Aug 17
The best way to stop enabling is to first recognize when you're doing it and then create a plan for saying no.

Man Accused of Driving into Protest Crowd Denied Bond

Man Accused of Driving into Protest Crowd Denied Bond

By Brian Witte and Sarah Rankin | Aug 14
A man accused of ramming his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia was denied bond Monday after the public defender's office said it couldn't represent him.

Ask Brianna: How Do I Afford College As An Older Student?

Ask Brianna: How Do I Afford College As An Older Student?

By Brianna McGurran | Aug 14
In most cases, a postsecondary degree is a straight path to more money and more job security. But expecting that you'll make more money someday won't totally ameliorate the sticker shock now. Here's how to cope.

Big Events Make Big Impact, but What Else Can Companies Do for Inclusion?

Big Events Make Big Impact, but What Else Can Companies Do for Inclusion?

By Maria Dominguez | Aug 13
Companies are still developing strategies to target the LGBTQ consumer market.

Stop Counting Other People's Money

Stop Counting Other People's Money

By Liz Weston | Aug 13
The new car, that house and that exotic trip are the shiny end results of a series of decisions hidden below the surface. What we don't see, typically, are the trade-offs - or their consequences.

Free of Debt - with Regrets

Free of Debt - with Regrets

By Liz Weston, Nerd Wallet | Aug 12
Stories about how ordinary people pay off debt quickly can be amazing, inspiring - and somewhat deceptive.

What to Do When Your Credit Card Issuer Blindsides You

What to Do When Your Credit Card Issuer Blindsides You

By Claire Tsosie | Aug 11
It's easy to feel blindsided when a credit card issuer makes a negative change to your account, such as closing it, raising your interest rate, or reducing your credit limit. Such steps are legal, but may not seem fair.

End Your Car Lease Without Getting Dinged

End Your Car Lease Without Getting Dinged

By Philip Reed | Aug 10
Your car lease is ending soon. Looking at the dent in the driver's door, you wonder if you'll be charged for it. Or maybe you've exceeded the mileage limit. But you can avoid common issues like these if you know how the game is played.

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