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Avoid Making the Minimum Payment on Credit Card Debt, by Connie Thompson, KOMO 4 News (ABC Affiliate)
Our Top Financial Tips for High School Grads, by Lucy Lazarony, MSN.com
Five Tips to Avoid Personal Loan Denial, by Lucy Lazarony, Prime Rates.com
The 6 Best Books to Help You Get out of Debt, According to Experts, by Martha White, Money Magazine
Rebuilding in Kitsap County After the 2008 Housing Collapse, by Julianne Stanford, Kitsap Sun
Jesse Jones breaks down best ways for 12s to save on London game by Jesse Jones, KIRO 7 News (CBS Affiliate)
Financial Resolution: Clean Up Your Credit by Geoff Williams on U.S. News and World Report
Checklist: Considering Refinancing Your Student Loans? 5 Questions to Ask First by Moira Lawler on Learnvest
Best Ways to Manage Credit Card Debt by Jesse Jones KIRO 7 News (CBS Affiliate)
10 Tips for Great Credit on an Inconsistent Income by Lucy Lazarony on Wisepiggy
Four Questions to Ask When You’re Deciding Whether to Rent or Buy by Phyllis Furman on The Alert Investor
The Best Debt and Savings Advice for 5 Age Groups by Michelle Learner on Bankrate.com
Strapped for Cash? 18 Smart Ways You Can Save Money by Millie Dent on the The Fiscal Times
Man struggles because credit agencies thought he was dead Jesse Jones on KIRO 7 News
3 Steps to Choosing a Qualified Credit Counselor by Sean Pyles on Nerdwallet.com
Americans Are Saving More, But Credit Card Debt Is Still a Problem on NBC News, by Herb Weisbaum
5 Questions for Retirees Before Taking Out a Personal Loan by PersonalLoanReports.com
Paper or emailed credit card statements: Which are better? by Creditcards.com
KIRO 7 Television and Jesse Jones: Collection Agencies Harassing People Who Already Paid Off Debt