4 Financial Mistakes To Avoid For A Good Credit Score

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When it comes to managing money responsibly, there are certain missteps that can have an immediate repercussion on your finances.

For example, unnecessary spending means less money in your bank accounts to cover your bills. Or missing a credit card statement can result in a late fee.

But there are also those money mistakes that may not have as dramatic and sudden effect on your

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The stock market is falling. Here’s what to do, and what to avoid

The “Charging Bull” statue at Bowling Green in New York’s Financial District.

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The U.S. stock market is hitting choppy waters, again.

This week, U.S. indexes slid on concerns that the Federal Reserve would begin to taper its monthly bond purchases before the end of the year. The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered their second-straight day of losses Wednesday, with the Dow falling more than 380 points for its worst performance in more than a month.

Some analysts are concerned that the market could be in for a correction – meaning a slump

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