Category Archives: Money Tips

4 Financial Pitfalls to Avoid

Many Americans work hard for what they have. A lot of effort goes into building a strong financial foundation for a family. People save and invest, as well as protect what they’ve built up with insurance policies. Most folks have some idea of how to protect their money. Yet, we sometimes let our guard down and end up paying for it later, often literally. Below are some things we should look out for when it comes to money.... Read More

Desperate Times, Sensible Measures

I have a friend named Marc. Marc’s great to hang out with as he has a happy demeanor and possesses a sense of humor very similar to my own. We’ve been friends for a little over ten years now, since high school.... Read More

5 Ways New Parents Can Protect Their Credit Score

Having your first child can be an incredible experience in and of itself but eventually, the weight of the responsibility can cause some folks to adopt poor financial habits. Whether you’re going into parenthood with great or bad credit, it can always get worse if you’re not careful. It’s important to remember that there’s going to be one more person depending on you, so moving forward, you have to start drawing those fiscal lines in the sand that will help you build and preserve your credit score.... Read More

6 Personal Budgeting Tips for the New Year

The New Year is a time for new beginnings, and your personal budgeting habits should be the first thing to change for the better. Maybe you made some poor financial decisions last year or you just didn’t have a budget to follow at all. Either way, it’s certainly not too late to start a new budget. The best way to make sound financial decisions is to establish a spending and savings plan, or better budgeting tips.... Read More

3 Signs to Look For When Dealing With Money

It goes without saying that money is an important part of people’s lives. Many work hard to ensure that there will be enough of it to afford all the amenities that make life comfortable. We’re taught at a young age to not take money for granted. Those who do take their financial well-being for granted quickly discover the folly of their ways when times of need overtake them. Folks who manage their money and save for the future enjoy a much greater level of stability when tough times come along.... Read More

6 Ways to Pay Off Payday Loans

If you don’t budget correctly or take out payday loans and pay them back on time like you are supposed to, you could get in a little bit of trouble. Payday loan interest rates can start to add up, so we wanted to come up with a list of ways to help you to pay off those payday loans.... Read More

4 Easy Budget Tips To Start Using

Everyone wants to make more money to save more money – it’s just something Americans strive to do to create a better life. But sometimes, life gets in the way of the saving money and working with a budget. It’s not uncommon to run into a snag here and there, and need a bit of help along the way.... Read More