The Child Tax Credit (CTC) is a credit for individuals who claim a child as a dependent on their federal tax return as long as the child meets certain conditions.
Everybody can use a little extra money every now and then, right? You can work harder or work more, but you could also decide to adjust your money habits to get there.
Say you're selling something—online or offline—and you get paid by a stranger. He pays you via payment app—think Venmo, Zelle, Square Cash and the like—and the money shows up in your app account instantly.
There are many browser extensions and apps that want to help you save money when shopping online. Some may find discounts, coupons, best prices, or cash-back rewards.
If you have an Amazon Echo, Tile, or Ring device, read on. Amazon turned on their Sidewalk service for Echo devices on June 8th and will turn on Tile devices on June 14th.
The intention to live a more sustainable life is often there for many people: eat organic food, make sustainable clothing choices, drink tap water rather than bottled, etc.
The way we pay has steadily changed over the years. Carrying cash and using plastic cards are becoming an old concept as we shift towards apps and other contactless payment options.
When shopping online, have you noticed a new payment option that allows you to pay over time? These options are offered by companies such as Paypal Credit/Bill Me Later, AfterPay, Affirm, Klarna, FuturePay, and QuadPay.
Back in the day, cashiers often asked customers which payment method they'd be using. Not to be outdone, scammers also accepted cash, physical checks, or credit cards.
One common tactic criminals use to outwit their victims is to include a kernel of truth in the scam to make it sound believable. Fraudsters are smart, but you can outsmart them.
Fintech is the use of technology to automate and provide access to financial services online. It covers a broad range of services including mobile, cloud-based, and computer apps.
Job hunting is stressful enough without having to worry about getting caught by scammers. Instead of offering you a job, scammers want your money and personal information.