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Robinhood Gets Into Banking with Checking and Savings Product

The free investment app Robinhood made a splash earlier this year when it announced it would allow users (in certain states) to trade cryptocurrencies on the platform. Now the FinTech is making big news again, but this time with fiat currency. Today, the company announced Robinhood Checking & Savings and...

Small Business Sentiment Slides on Economic Uncertainty

For the past two years, small business optimism has remained at historic highs. While that was still the case in November, the National Federation of Independent Business's Small Business Optimism Index did see a slide, reaching a seven-month low. Although the 2.6 point decline wasn't massive by any means, as...

Money at 30: Ebates vs. Dosh — Which is the Better Cash Back Tool?

The idea of earning cash back on your purchases for seemingly no reason is one of those “if it sounds too good to be true…” triggers for many people. For evidence of this, just type in “Is Ebates…” or “Is Dosh…” into Google and notice how “legit?” is near the...

U.S. Consumers Added $16 Billion to Their Credit Card Debt in Q3 2018

While the 2018 holiday shopping season only began a couple of weeks ago, it looks like Americans have already been racking up debt well before the Black Friday kick off. According to a new report by WalletHub, consumers added $16 billion to the total credit debt between June and October...

Majority of Americans Foresee Cashless Future, But It's Not Here Yet

With new credit card technologies, mobile payments, and other such options coming to the forefront, some have wondered when the United States might be transitioning into a cashless society. In fact some merchants are looking to accelerate the process by banning cash from their stores — only for cities like Philadelphia...

Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — November 2018

It’s time again for my favorite feature here on Dyer News: a look at my top 10 personal finance articles of the month. With a tree in the Grand Hotel and one in the park as well, naturally the holidays were top of mind this month, with several bloggers offering...

Robinhood Crypto Adds Illinois as Platform's 29th State

The fee-free stock trading app Robinhood continued the gradual rollout of its cryptocurrency offering this week, announcing that Illinois had become the 29th state where Robinhood Crypto would be available to users.

Clarity Money App Review (2019) 1

Overall I'd say that, if you really want an app to help you track your spending and stay on top of your budget, Clarity Money likely won't have everything you're looking for (perhaps try Mint instead or in addition). However, as a banking hub and a daily financial feed, the...