Your Money

From how to save money and how to get out of debt to investing in stocks or dealing with identity theft, Via has answers to your personal finance questions. Navigate through the confusion of home improvement loans, find the best credit cards for travel, and make your money work harder for you.

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How to Protect Your Privacy Online

We’ve never been more connected—and our online privacy has never been more important.
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Can Bluetooth Trackers Really Help You Recover Lost or Stolen Items?

Here's why you may want to put a tracker in your checked luggage or inside your car.
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Should You Pay Off Your Auto Loan Early?

Thinking about paying off your car? Here’s what to know first.
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How Much Car Can I Afford?

Determine your budget and stick to it with these handy tips.
A woman reviews her credit report on her computer.

How to Read a Credit Report Line by Line

Make a habit of regularly checking your credit report to ensure every detail is accurate.
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How to Protect Yourself Against Medical Identity Theft

Prevent unexpected bills and protect your credit score with these tips.
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How to Recognize and Prevent Ransomware

Plus what to do if your device is under attack.
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3 Home Safety Updates That Lower Insurance Premiums

Keep your family safe and get a discount on your homeowners or renters insurance.
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Should You Cut the Cord on Cable?

Here’s how to decide if switching to streaming is right for you.
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6 Smart Home Features That Save Money

Shrink bills and look after your home with these smart home devices.
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Don’t Believe These 10 Money Myths

Is buying a home always better than renting?
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What is a Notary and When do You Need One?

Before you hire a notary, use these tips to find the right service and the right provider.
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10 Common Retirement Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Prepare for retirement and get the most out of your benefits and accounts with these expert tips.
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How to Improve Your Credit Score at Any Age

Take charge of your credit score.
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8 Tips for a Less Expensive Ski Weekend

Next time you hit the ski slopes, ease your wallet with these simple tips.