Author Archives: Helen C. Holt

Entertainer of the Week: Jon Stewart says Goodbye to the Daily Show

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  "It might be May, it might be December."   These words were spoken by John Stewart this past week regarding his retirement from the hit news comedy program, the Daily Show. The audience laughs at his words. He always knows how to make people laugh, regardless of the seriousness of a situation-which is a major contributor to the ...

4 Things New Business owners should look for in a Checking Account

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Congratulations! You're going into business for yourself-not anything to sneeze at, regardless of the economic conditions. Being an entrepreneur takes courage, self-determination and vision. One of the primary questions new business owners have is what kind of bank account they should get. If you are incorporated as a business entity with the State and federal government ...

5 Lessons Twitter Teaches Us About Life

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I can't speak for the rest of the Banksloveme.com team, but Twitter is by far my favorite social medium.  Admittedly, I was resistant to Twitter at first due to its sudden trendiness and short character writing. (I can only write 132 characters? Are you kidding me?) I confess to being long-winded. But after a few months-and ...

Does a late Student Loan Payment Affect Your Credit Score?

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  Here's a quick question you student loan borrowers out there may be wondering. "My student loan payment deferment lapsed...Does this impact my credit report?"  Well, what we can say from first-hand experience is that unfortunately, it isn't hard for this to happen.  Many of us are buried deep in student loans, as we discuss in our student ...