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Renting a place: how much can you afford?
When you’re thinking about renting your own place, there’s a lot to figure out. But the most important is how much you can comfortably afford to spend. So, before you start searching for a place to rent, think through everything you’ll have to pay for, which may include more than just the monthly rent. Watch this video to learn more, and to see more videos, go to http://go.bofa.com/9c2r
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How to build credit from scratch
With some solid first steps and a focus on paying your bills on time, you'll be on your way to building a solid credit score.
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Steps to better money management
A healthy financial future isn’t about how much money you make – it’s about how you manage and plan. Learn some basic money management techniques to help get your finances in order, no matter your income.
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How VA home loans work
For veterans, active-duty service members and some spouses, VA home loans can be a great way into home ownership. But they differ in some key ways from traditional home loans. Find out if a VA home loan is right for you, and if so, what to expect.
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How to Save Money Every Day
Making simple changes to your spending can be an easy way to help you start saving. Learn how to save money on everyday expenses like groceries, transportation and entertainment.
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Consolidating student loans
A good way to help ease the burden of student loans is to consolidate them into a single loan. Find out how it works, and if it’s a good choice for you. To learn more and to see more videos, go to http://go.bofa.com/9f8h.
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Why interest rates go up and down
Have you ever wondered why interest rates move up and down and what changing rates mean for you? Learn the basics about how interest rates work and why they’re important to understand.
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Strategies for paying down debt
Climbing out of debt can feel overwhelming and costly. That’s why it’s important to understand your options and choose a debt payoff plan that’s right for you.
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Building an emergency fund
See why creating an emergency fund is so important, and how it can protect you when unexpected costs arise.
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How to set a budget and stick to it
Whether it's something you need or something you want, creating a budget can help you keep your spending in line so you can reach your financial goals.
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Victims of ID theft: 5 steps to take
Identity theft can be stressful, but there are steps you can take to minimize the long-term impact on your finances. Get the know-how you need to recover from being a victim of identity theft. To learn more and to see more videos, go to http://go.bofa.com/4n9k.
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The true cost of a car
Once you’ve paid the sale price, the costs have only begun. Find out what to expect so you can be prepared. To learn more and to see more videos, go to http://go.bofa.com/dt7q.
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Ways to save money on your monthly bills
All it takes is one day to start making an impact on your finances. Learn ways to save money in just a few hours at home.
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The pros and cons of store credit cards
It's important to understand the pros and cons of store credit cards before making a decision. Learn more with this video from Better Money Habits.
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Estimating your child’s cost of college
Going to college is one of the most important decisions you can make with your children, but it also can be one of the most expensive. Find out how you can cover the cost of education. http://go.bofa.com/7xbkv
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Reality check: Cost of living
Moving to a new city can be both exciting and stressful, especially when it comes to the financial factors. Before you make a big move, consider the cost of living to help determine if it’s the right location and what you can expect financially.
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Building credit and keeping yours healthy
Building good credit takes work, but it can be done. Find out five things you can do to build a healthy credit score while avoiding the pitfalls.
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Behind the Scenes with Sal Khan
When it comes to your money, it can be complicated, but we want everyone to able to access free, unbiased information. We're partnering with Khan Academy to offer a series of online videos that cover financial basics—from setting up a budget to understanding credit. Learn more at http://go.bofa.com/ddya
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Corporate Banking Analyst
Kathryn Larin talks about her experience as an Analyst within Global Corporate & Investment Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch
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Options for people who don't like to budget
Creating a budget may seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. Learn about the tools and techniques that can help simplify budgeting and help you reach your financial goals.
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Negotiating with creditors
If you’re struggling to pay down your debts, there may be a way to adjust your rate or payment plan. Here’s what you need to know to start negotiating with creditors.
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Is buying a home right for you?
To rent or to buy? It's the age-old question. And the answer depends on your needs and situation. For some, owning is the best option. But for others, renting is the much smarter choice. That's why it's important to know the advantages and disadvantages of renting vs. buying to help you figure out the right answer for you. To learn more and to see more videos, go to http://go.bofa.com/9c2r
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What is a CDFI
Small business owners take note, community development financial institutions (CDFIs) are local and capable of providing affordable loans and business planning. CDFIs primarily finance in low- and moderate-income communities. This video describes CDFIs in simple, easy-to-understand terms, with the intent of encouraging more entrepreneurs to imagine the possibility of growing a business with the support of a CDFI.
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Delaying student loan payments with deferment or forbearance
If something comes up that causes you to be unable to afford your monthly student loan payment, there might be some options to delay repayments. Watch this video to learn more, and to see more videos, go to http://go.bofa.com/9c2r
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Bank of America Partners with Khan Academy
How does the Khan Academy make their easy-to-understand videos? We go behind the scenes to find out. As Sal Khan explains, "You learn the most with a human connection." Find out more at http://go.bofa.com/wrql
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Helping your teen manage a checking account
When you think your teens are ready, a checking account is a great way for them to learn about financial responsibility. Find out how a checking account can help you teach valuable lessons about spending and saving. To learn more and see more videos go to http://go.bofa.com/bjxn8
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Keeping your financial information safe
Just a few short decades ago, people rarely thought about fraud or identity theft. But in today's world of online shopping and social media, we all need to stay on our toes to protect our financial information. Learn 10 ways to help you protect yourself — both online and off.
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Technology Analyst
Swetha Ganesan talks about her experience as an Analyst within Global Markets Risk Technology at Bank of America
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How to Deposit Checks with the Mobile Banking App
This short video shows you how to deposit checks using the Bank of America Mobile Banking app. Learn how today. http://go.bofa.com/8dgp7
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Planning for extra costs when buying a house
When it comes to buying a home, the mortgage may be just the beginning of your costs. From insurance to inspections and beyond, get to know all of the expenses associated with buying a new home.
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Bank of America: What's the difference between "secured" and "unsecured" credit?
The terms come up all the time: "secured" and "unsecured" credit. But what are the differences? We'll give examples of the two credit types, explain what they mean and highlight some of the key pros and cons of each. To learn more, and to see more videos, visit http://go.bofa.com/pxzb.
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How banks process deposits
So you just made a nice big deposit in your account—you’re free to go spend that money, right? Not so fast. The funds you deposited may not be available right away. Get a better idea of what determines how quickly you have access. To learn more and see more videos go to http://go.bofa.com/5gqzr
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How much home can you comfortably afford?
Thinking of buying a home? It's a big step. And one that may cost you much more than you were expecting. With a little homework, you can prepare for all the costs that come along with home ownership and know how they'll factor into your monthly mortgage payment. Plus, learn how to calculate what an affordable mortgage payment might be for you. To learn more and to see more videos, go to http://go.bofa.com/9c2r
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How to finance a return to college
Going back to school can be an important decision for your future, but it can have its share of challenges. Get the know-how you need on how to pay for college as an adult. To learn more and to see more videos, go to http://go.bofa.com/e74f.
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Skier Chris O’Neil Prepares For Special Olympics World Winter Games 2017
Skier Chris O’Neil prepares for his biggest challenge yet: the Special Olympics World Winter Games 2017 in Austria. Put down limits, #pickuphope and wish him luck. http://go.bofa.com/htcag
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Small Business Lending: Navigating the Current Environment
Welcome to the Small Business Social Series sponsored by Bank of America. As the lending environment shifts in favor of the entrepreneur, this month’s installment of the Small Business Social Series will discuss how entrepreneurs can take advantage of this shift – with insight on how best to prepare, negotiate for and secure capital. The panel will be moderated by Carol Roth, and you will hear from: ·       Joe DiNicola, CEO of Bank of America Practice Solutions ·       Barbara Weltman, Publisher of Idea of the Day® and Big Ideas for Small Business®, and expert in tax, legal and financial information for entrepreneurs ·       Steve Strauss, Small business columnist, USA Today
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Bank of America Campus Recruiting Culture Overview
Learn more about Bank of America’s Company Culture through the testimonials of our employees.
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Bank of America: Save on Health Expenses with an HSA
Have a High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP)? See how a Health Savings Account (HSA) can help you save money on health expenses. Learn more at: http://www.saveituseit.com/
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Bank of America 500: Military Surprise
On October 10, we’ll be celebrating our service members and veterans at the Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Together with Rick Hendrick, owner of Hendrick Motorsports, and NASCAR driver Chase Elliott, we teamed up to give one U.S. Army veteran the surprise of a lifetime.
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What do you do if you find a mistake on your credit report?
Everyone makes mistakes, even credit bureaus. If you find a mistake, it's easy—and important—to get it corrected.
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Shop for and Finance Your Car All in One Place at Bank of America
Save time and effort by shopping for your next vehicle online through our extensive participating dealer network. Choose your car and your financing online, then visit the dealership to take a test drive and finalize your paperwork. Change your mind at any time. It’s just that easy. Bank of America works with car dealerships to bring you an easier car shopping and financing experience. Compare cars, prices, and features from multiple dealerships in your area. Before you know it you'll have a car picked out and the financing all set before ever walking into a showroom. Start your car shopping and financing experience here: bankofamerica.com/carshopping
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ESPN analyst Dustin Plunkett inspires millions with his epic Special Olympics story.
After a rough start, Dustin Plunkett found a brighter future in Special Olympics, first as an athlete and later as a speaker, coach, mentor, star staffer and all around inspiration. Dustin’s living proof that when we put down limits and #pickuphope anything can happen http://go.bofa.com/htcag
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Comparing the cost of new and used cars
Choosing between a new or used car may not be as simple as it seems. Find out what matters beyond simple sticker price. To learn more and to see more videos, go to http://go.bofa.com/jefh.
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Celebrating 30 Years of Building Thriving Communities:  Habitat for Humanity & Bank of America
A Habitat for Humanity homeowner shares her story of how homeownership has been transformational for her family
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Bank of America: What does "cosigning" a loan mean and what are my responsibilities?
Cosigning a loan for a friend or family member can be a great way to help them out. But before you do, you need to make sure you know what you'll be responsible for and how your credit score could be affected. To learn more, and to see more videos, visit http://go.bofa.com/6qcf.
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