Weekly roundup of some of the best personal finance articles from around the web.
Lost amid Equifax and Capital One hacks: Children with no credit histories are increasingly lucrative to identity thieves (MarketWatch). Some good advice for parents.
H&M, Zara, and other fashion brands are tricking shoppers with vague sustainability claims (Fast Company). “Sustainability” is all the rage, but what does it really mean?
The 4 legal documents your college-age child really needs (Kiplinger). You got them some back-to-school clothes and a dorm-size fridge, but is their paperwork in order?
Never mind (Humble Dollar). Removing the pressure to keep up with the Joneses.
Three financial aid mistakes that could make college more costly (CNBC). The early bird gets the aid.
Why you should never sign up for overdraft protection (Clark Howard). There’s more in it for your bank than for you.
Who really owns your digital assets? (Wise Bread). Estate planning in our modern age.
Driving the same car for 53 years (YouTube). Do the basic maintenance (and keep the miles low!), and it’s amazing how long your car might last.
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