profile

Carly DeBeikes

All Stories
what-are-some-small-ways-to-make-or-save-money

What Are Some Small Ways to Make or Save Money?

Small changes can make a big difference when it comes to saving money. Learn about small ways to make or save money.

profileCarly DeBeikes | June 23, 2022
how-to-save-money-if-you-make-minimum-wage

How to Save Money if You Make Minimum Wage

Even if you make minimum wage, you can save money by making some changes. Learn how to save money if you make minimum wage here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | June 23, 2022
how-to-make-a-free-monthly-bill-tracker-stick-to-your-budget

How to Make a Free Monthly Bill Tracker & Stick to Your Budget

A free monthly bill tracker can help you to get your finances in order and keep them in order over the long-term. Learn how this can help you to hit your financial goals more quickly and efficiently.

profileCarly DeBeikes | June 22, 2022
are-emergency-funds-and-savings-the-same-thing

Are Emergency Funds and Savings the Same Thing?

Emergency funds and savings both allow you to save money, but they have different purposes. Learn more here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | June 22, 2022
does-cord-cutting-actually-save-money

Does Cord-cutting Actually Save Money?

You can save a lot of money if you cut the cord, or do away with cable TV. Learn why here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | June 8, 2022
credit-card-trap-top-6-red-flags-to-look-for

Credit Card Trap: Top 6 Red Flags to Look For

Credit cards can be a great tool for simplifying bill pay and getting what you need, but it’s important to watch out for scams and red flags that could cost you money. Learn the top red flags to look for with credit cards here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 31, 2022
what-are-some-lifestyle-changes-that-save-money

What Are Some Lifestyle Changes That Save Money?

Lifestyle changes enable you to save a lot of money over time. Learn about which lifestyle changes can result in the most savings here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 31, 2022
how-to-spend-less-money-on-food-6-ways-to-save-on-groceries

How to Spend Less Money on Food: 6 Ways to Save on Groceries

Weekly grocery bills can really add up. Learn six ways to save on groceries here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 31, 2022
should-i-keep-money-in-my-savings-account

Should I Keep Money in My Savings Account?

Money invested in a savings account will benefit from interest rates. Learn how it offers you an emergency and a long-term goal fund.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 31, 2022
how-often-you-should-get-a-credit-report-to-improve-your-score

How Often You Should Get a Credit Report to Improve Your Score

Check your credit report regularly to make sure your credit score is on the rise and that you have not been the victim of fraud. Learn more here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 31, 2022
how-to-save-when-you-live-paycheck-to-paycheck

How to Save When You Live Paycheck to Paycheck

If you find yourself living paycheck to paycheck, you can still save money by creating a budget, evaluating your bills and insurance policies, and being patient. Learn how to save when you live paycheck to paycheck.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 31, 2022
which-is-better-buying-a-car-with-cash-or-a-loan

Which Is Better: Buying a Car With Cash or a Loan?

There are benefits to both buying a car with cash and buying one with a loan. Learn which is better here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 23, 2022
gas-station-charges-how-long-they-take

Gas Station Charges: How Long They Take

Gas station charges can take between three to five days to show up on your account. Learn more about how they work here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 18, 2022
how-to-save-money

How Much Money Should I Be Saving in My 20s?

Learn about what your saving goals should be if you’re in your 20s.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 17, 2022
save-money-by-paying-off-your-car-loan-early

Save Money By Paying Off Your Car Loan Early

It is possible to save money by paying off your car loan early, but be sure you can afford to do so and that it will be worth the short-term expense. Learn more here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 17, 2022
current-launches-platform-api

Current launches platform API, with Plaid being the first partner

Integration gives Current’s nearly four million members access to more than 6,000 apps powered by Plaid

profileCarly DeBeikes | May 11, 2022
what-is-an-nft

What Is an NFT?

An NFT is a non-fungible token typically associated with a piece of digital art which lives on a blockchain and verifies authenticity and ownership of the token.

profileCarly DeBeikes | April 29, 2022
should-i-save-up-money-or-pay-off-my-debt

Should I Save Up Money or Pay Off My Debt?

There are benefits to both saving money and paying off your debt. Learn which might be right to prioritize for your situation.

profileCarly DeBeikes | April 29, 2022
current-faze-clan-announce-exclusive-long-term-partnership

Current + FaZe Clan Announce Exclusive, Long-term Partnership

Current to provide tools, resources for leaders of internet culture to engage fans, starting with content integration and giveaways for ‘Road to FaZe1’

profileCarly DeBeikes | April 28, 2022
5-money-saving-tips

5 Money Saving Tips

There are various ways to save money on a day-to-day basis. We’ve outlined five money-saving tips that can put more money in your pocket.

profileCarly DeBeikes | April 26, 2022
how-much-should-i-spend-on-a-car

How Much Should I Spend on a Car?

A car is a big purchase for most people. Learn what factors into how much you should spend on a car.

profileCarly DeBeikes | April 25, 2022
why-are-interest-rates-on-savings-accounts-so-low

Why Are Interest Rates on Savings Accounts So Low?

Interest ratings on savings accounts are currently very low. Learn why here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | April 13, 2022
how-to-save-money-even-with-debt

How to Save Money Even With Debt

Saving money even with debt sounds counterproductive, but it is an essential way of building toward your financial future and eventually getting out of debt. Learn how to save money even if you’re in debt.

profileCarly DeBeikes | March 30, 2022
should-i-lease-or-finance-a-car

Should I Lease or Finance a Car?

The decision to lease or finance a car is a big financial decision. Learn the pros and cons here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | March 29, 2022
how-to-save-money-on-a-weekly-paycheck

How to Save Money on a Weekly Paycheck

There are many ways to save money on a weekly paycheck. Learn about them here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | March 23, 2022
how-to-get-a-bitcoin-wallet

How to Get a Bitcoin Wallet

Bitcoin wallets come in a few different types: desktop, mobile, web, and hardware. Learn which Bitcoin wallet is best for you.

profileCarly DeBeikes | March 23, 2022
how-to-build-an-emergency-fund

How to Build an Emergency Fund

Ideally, an emergency fund will cover three to six months of expenses. Learn how to begin building an emergency fund.

profileCarly DeBeikes | March 18, 2022
how-to-open-a-free-checking-account-with-no-deposit

How to Open a Free Checking Account With No Deposit

You can open a free checking account with no deposit by going to an online bank, a credit union, or some other nontraditional bank. Learn more here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | March 10, 2022
did-the-gas-pump-take-more-than-you-paid-for

Did the Gas Pump Take More Than You Paid For?

If you notice an extra charge on your account after you get gas, it’s a temporary amount held by the gas company until they know you can pay for what you actually pumped. Learn how the process works here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | March 10, 2022
7-reasons-people-overspend-how-to-overcome-them

7 Reasons People Overspend & How to Overcome Them

Overspending is a common issue. Read about the seven main reasons why people overspend and how to avoid doing it yourself.

profileCarly DeBeikes | March 9, 2022
credit-card-vs-debit-card-whats-the-difference

Credit Card vs. Debit Card: What's the Difference?

Credit cards and debit cards work differently, offering varying levels of protection. Learn more about the differences between a credit card and a debit card here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | February 28, 2022
how-to-get-out-of-a-lease-early

How to Get Out of a Lease Early

Getting out of an apartment lease is not always easy, so make sure you do all your research and have a lot of evidence to back your case for breaking the lease. Learn more here.

profileCarly DeBeikes | February 25, 2022
get-your-tax-refund-up-to-5-days-faster

Get your tax refund up to 5 days faster with Current

Current is partnering with TurboTax to make filing your taxes easier and faster than ever before

profileCarly DeBeikes | January 18, 2022
current-launches-high-yield-to-help-grow-your-money

Introducing Current Interest: making it easier to grow your money

Current launches Interest of 4.00% APY to make growing money more accessible

profileCarly DeBeikes | January 13, 2022
current-presents-no-wish-declined

Current presents 'No Wish Declined'

This holiday season, Current is proud to present ‘No Wish Declined’, as we bring the joy of holiday movies and the joy of commercials making fun of the joy of holiday movies to talk about things like why we don’t believe in overdraft fees.

profileCarly DeBeikes | December 14, 2021
mrbeast-debuts-largest-scale-giveaway-to-date-on-current

MrBeast debuts largest-scale giveaway to date on Current

MrBeast gives away $150k to over 100,000 fans on Current in a new collaboration in his most recent video ‘I Got Hunted by the Military’

profileCarly DeBeikes | December 10, 2021