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Boost Your Credit Score Dan Esparza / flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/danesparza/1438163879/ 5 Simple Tips to Reach 2013’s Savings Goals Kyle Taylor / flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/kyletaylor/2571709415/ How to Recognize a Good Bank Account for Students Charles Sporn / flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/spornographer/3360880404/ Are You Making These Mistakes With Your Money? David Shankbone / flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/shankbone/3268990035/in/photostream/ Why Home Equity Bank Loans Can Put You Out in the Street bNK What to Do When Loved Ones Think You’re a Bank Marilyn Acosta / flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/maya83/4893071564/in/photostream/ The History of Credit Cards Hamad AL-Mohannna / flickr | http://www.flickr.com/photos/al-mohanna/5436096181/ Need Cash? 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