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An Opportunity for a Second Chance

An Opportunity for a Second Chance

When I was younger I witnessed a friend making a lot of financial mistakes. She maxed out her credit cards and overdrew her checking account multiple times, all before the tender age of 25. Eventually her bank had to close her account, and credit cards were canceled. Having to rely on a check-cashing store, she [...]

From Moo-Money to Mobile: Fun History of Money and Banking

From Moo-Money to Mobile: Fun History of Money and Banking

In the Beginning‚ĶThere Was Ancient Money   Historians believe Cattle were the first early form of money¬† and have found evidence dating as far back as 9000 BC.   The first coins date back to 2000 BC in the Bronze Age where they were shaped like cattle.   In the 12th Century during the Crusades, [...]

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