Today’s top story: How often should you check your credit report? Also in the news: How not to get duped on your summer vacation, some of the worst ways to handle your debt, and how to construct a realistic debt reduction plan.
How Often Should I Check My Credit Report?
Don’t go overboard.
Summer Vacationers, Beware: 5 Travel Scams That Won’t Die
From souvenirs to scenic tours.
4 of the Most Foolish Ways to Handle Debt
Never pay just the minimum.
A realistic debt-reduction plan for retirement
Mind over money.
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