Review of the Best Online Budget Software

Very few actually enjoy the task of budgeting. Understanding and maintaining a cash flow system for income, bills and savings each month takes equal parts effort and time – and when the numbers fail to create a surplus, the big bad “b” word turns into a despised chore. Fortunately, the fusion of technology and innovation[…]

This is how to cut your monthly food bill in half…according to the internet.

There are tons of articles out there about how you can save tons of money on your food budget. For some reason, when the question is presented, critics and advice givers come crawling out of the woodwork and all over the place to throw in their two cents on the subject. Don’t get me wrong,[…]

8 Purchases and Whether to Buy them New or Used

  Let’s face it, we all want NICE things. From a nice car to a nice house to dinner at a really nice restaurant where you don’t have the option of coloring the menus. Problem is, the nicer things in life tend to be a lot more expensive than the not-so-nice things. What’s great now[…]

Is it Expensive to Refinance My Home?

Home ownership is one of the goals most individuals, both young and old, strive to achieve. In healthy market environments, real estate appreciates in value creating a long-term asset that generates the potential for a substantial return over time. Fortunately, becoming a home owner does not have to be a difficult task in terms of[…]

Top 6 money management methods that always deliver

Tired of the constant unsolicited financial advice given by the so-called money experts in your environment? These people could be anyone including your relatives, friends or even acquaintances that you often run into during your morning walks! While one may urge you to invest into blue-chip stocks, others may consider them an absolute waste. Your[…]

6 Reasons Why You Should Feel Okay about Not Being Rich

  For many of us, our lives are a constant search to find more ways to make money. Diversifying our portfolios, maximizing our returns on investments, and slaving away to lock down that next opportunity to earn a promotion and that corner office. All together or even individually, these searches and motivations are not bad[…]

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Is it Common for Married Couples to have Separate Bank Accounts?

Congratulations! You’ve made the leap into a lifetime together, and now you’ve joined your families, your friends and … your back accounts? Financials are an important topic in any relationship and become even more important as you make big steps towards building a life together. But, how do you do that? Is one joint account the[…]

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How to Pay Off my Student Loans Faster

Student loans are a great investment in your future. By improving your level of education, you can increase your personal skills as well as your earning power. However, education doesn’t come cheap. Some sort of degree or diploma is now viewed as the new high school degree with regards to the educational entry level requirement[…]