Category Archives: Money Tips

6 Summertime Savings Tips

Most people want to have fun during the summer. School’s out, the days are warmer and brighter, and there’s an unavoidable sense of adventure in the air all season long. While there’s plenty you can do without spending a dime, for many having fun costs money. There are a number of quick tips you can follow to increase your summertime savings, which puts more money in your pocket to really enjoy this summer to its fullest.... 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

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

Learning From Celebrity Money Mistakes

Celebrities, whether they are athletes, musicians, movie stars, writers or politicians, always seem to be in the public eye every day. For some reason, we Americans have an infatuation with keeping up with the Kardashians or knowing who was spotted out with who. Then there are the times when they are actually in the news for something good, like donating money or traveling to third world countries.... Read More

3 Options When You Need Money Now

Financial dilemmas can befall anyone. Even when you’re on top, an unexpected expense may come your way. This kind of situation can take the form of anything from an expensive trip to the doctor to a pricey automotive repair. Sometimes, last week’s paycheck will cover these inconveniences and other times it may not stretch far enough. Bills won’t wait for your next payday so, what can be done?... Read More