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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[…]

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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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Should I Buy My House or Continue Renting?

For anyone who has moved out of their parents basement’s already, paying for room-and-board for yourself is an unignorable part of being an adult. A few lucky individuals get to stay under the cash saving umbrella of their parents for longer, but the rest of us are out in the real world to fend for[…]

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10 Ways to Make Extra Money Online

Saving up for something special? Feeling strapped for cash? There are many reasons to seek some extra cash in your bank account. We work hard for our money, as the song says, but sometimes the paycheck doesn’t quite stretch as far as we’d like. Thankfully, in the internet age, there is a whole economy online[…]

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When is the Best Time to Sell a House?

There comes a time in our lives where we decide to pack up and move away. It’s totally natural, right? Maybe you own a house by yourself, and you’re finally making the decision to move in with your soon-to-be husband. Maybe you live somewhere with a cold climate and you’re aching for warmth. Or maybe[…]