Nancy Mann Jackson

Career and Finance

Freelance journalist Nancy Mann Jackson writes regularly about personal finance, small business, healthcare and education. Her work has appeared in Entrepreneur,, Bankrate, Working Mother and many other publications. She lives in Alabama with her husband and their three boys.

Most Recent

Should You Close a Credit Card Account?

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If you’re no longer using a particular credit card, there are financial benefits to keeping it open — as long as it’s free. But if it’s... Read Now

How to Boost Your Credit Score

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If your credit score is under 700 (the number considered prime), you’re not alone. More than 55 percent of Americans have subprime... Read Now

Get the Most From Your Tax Refund

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So you’re getting a refund. And you’re imagining how you’ll celebrate: Fund your next vacation, maybe? Or buy a new spring wardrobe?... Read Now

6 ‘Good’ Credit Card Moves That Are Actually Terrible

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Credit cards can cause problems for those who overcharge and can’t pay their bills on time, but they can also be valuable tools for... Read Now