Legal Services

such as LegalShield (formerly Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc.),, Legal Helpers and more

Identity Theft Protection Companies

such as LifeLock, ProtectMyID, TrustedID and more

Credit Card Companies

such as Chase Credit Cards, Capital One, NetSpend and more

Tax Services

such as Intuit - TurboTax, H&R Block, Jackson Hewitt and more

Debt Consolidation Companies

such as Cambridge Credit Counseling Corp., Freedom Debt Relief, Consolidated Credit Counseling Services and more

Debt Collection Agencies

such as Afni, IC System, ABC Financial Services and more

Annuity Companies

such as Allianz Life Annuities, AIG Annuities, Fidelity Annuities and more

Banks & Credit Unions

such as Bank of America, Chase Bank, Wells Fargo and more

Mortgage Companies

such as Nationstar Mortgage, Quicken Loans, Bank of America Mortgages and more

Investment Companies

such as Dean Graziosi, Fidelity Investments, Scottrade and more

Loan Companies

such as GE Capital (formerly GE Money Bank), BlueHippo Funding, Santander Consumer USA and more

Payday & Title Loan Companies

such as Speedy Cash, Cashcall, Cashnet and more

Student Loans

such as Sallie Mae, Navient, ACS and more

Harp Loan and Loan Modification Companies

such as Carrington Mortgage Services, Select Portfolio Servicing, CDA Law Center and more

Online Billing

such as QuickBooks Online Simple Start,, Invoicera and more

Expense Management Software

such as The Neat Company, Expensify, Concur and more

Online Financial Advisors

such as e*Trade, Ameriprise, Merrill-Lynch and more

Structured Settlement

such as J.G. Wentworth Structured Settlements, Fairfield Funding, Peachtree Financial Solutions and more

Personal Loans

such as Springleaf Financial formerly American General Finance, LoanMe, AmOne and more

Investment Banks

such as Matrix Capital Markets Group, Lincoln International, Lazard Middle Market and more

Prepaid Debit Cards

such as Green Dot Prepaid Cards, Walmart MoneyCard, AccountNow Prepaid Card and more

Auto Loans

such as Chase Auto,, Capital One Auto Financing and more

Credit Repair Companies

such as Lexington Law, Ovation Credit Services, The Credit Pros and more

Student Loan Consolidation Companies

such as Student Loan Hero, Credible, Refinally and more

Remember George Bailey and his small-town savings and loan in "It's a Wonderful Life?"  Remember it well, because you're not likely to find it outside the movies.  George Bailey doesn't live there anymore.

The world of personal finance has gotten a lot tougher, with such horrors as universal default, predatory lending, "creative" mortgages and sky-high credit card interest rates. It's a dangerous neighborhood, and caution is required.

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