Personal Finance

Tax Holidays Coming to Several States Despite Uncertainty 2

With August now just days away, the 2020 back-to-schools shopping season is also on its way — and it looks a lot different than it did in 2019. Nevertheless, despite a lack of normalcy across the country, several states are still scheduled to offer tax holidays in the coming weeks....

HMBradley Introduces Rewards Credit Card for Deposit Account Customers

At a time when many FinTechs are issuing their own debit cards, it seems that one such platform is trying something a bit different by offering a specialty credit card instead. This week the digital banking platform HMBradley introduced a new rewards credit card for customers. The card, which is...

The Top 30 Best Money Hacks That Will Save You Thousands 3

You work hard for your money, so it only makes sense that you want to keep as much of it in your hands as possible. It’s important to learn how to save money while learning how to make the best money moves.Generally speaking, the more you can save, the faster...

Lemonade Expands into Pet Insurance Market 3

In recent years, the insurtech company Lemonade has made a splash while helping to popularize renters insurance policies in America. Now the company has branched out into another under-utilized policy option: pet health insurance. Speaking to TechCrunch, Lemonade CEO Daniel Schreiber explained that 70% of their current renters/homeowners insurance policyholders...

Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — June 2020 3

It’s time again for one of my favorite features here on Dyer News: a look at the top 10 personal finance articles of the month. First up this month, following the outrage and hard conversations that have arisen following the death of George Floyd and other Black people in this...

FICO Introduces New Consumer Resilience Index 2

In recent years, there's been plenty of discussion about making changes to the credit score system that most Americans are forced to live by. In addition to some FinTech lenders developing their own decision algorithms, products such as Experian Boost have allowed consumers to provide more information that might help...

Renters Insurance: How Pennies a Day Can Save You Thousands 6

Do you have renters insurance? Have you ever even heard of it? If not, you’re certainly not alone as surveys have found that less than 40% of those who rent carry a renters insurance policy. When you consider the fact that 95% of homeowners have homeowner’s insurance, it’s clear to...

Verizon Announces Verizon Visa Card for Wireless Customers

Ever since Apple announced that it would be launching a credit card of its own, there has been a slew of brands introducing their own credit, debit, and savings products — including some seemingly left-field choices. The latest in the line-up is the U.S. wireless company Verizon, who has just...