5 Things that Happen When You Budget Poorly

Monday, June 30, 2014, 1:00 AM | 2 Comments

It may not be a glorious task, but planning a budget today can make all the difference in the quality of your life tomorrow. But because many people feel imprisoned at the idea of delegating where each dollar should go, they avoid budgets as if they were bubonic, preferring instead to live off of impulse […]

3 Steps To Revisit Deductions In Your Workplace

Saturday, June 28, 2014, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

Too often, employees neglect to make the most of the tax-favored benefits their employers provide for them. Sometimes we just ignore certain benefits or make excuses to not take advantage of them. On the contrary, an employee should start these accounts at the very beginning of the year to take full advantage of. There are […]

Take the Edge Off: 5 Ways Help Subsidize Your Income

Friday, June 27, 2014, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

In this rough economy, it can be difficult to make ends meet. Even if you have a job, it may not be enough to cover all of your bills and help you get into the black. Thankfully, there are various ways to bring in additional income without getting a second full-time job. Here are five […]

Updating Your Look: Eight Ways to Modernize Your Home on a Budget

Thursday, June 26, 2014, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

Whether you’re starting out with your first home or want to give your current home an updated look, there are several things you can do to present a modern feel. Even if you don’t think you’re handy around the house, the following eight fixes are easy enough for anyone to accomplish without spending a fortune. […]

Ways to Look at the Bright Side of Filing for Bankruptcy

Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

Hearing that you’ll need to file for bankruptcy is likely different from any other news you’ve ever received. This announcement brings you a great deal of stress and frustration. However, on the other hand, you are, in some ways, getting the opportunity to start your financial life anew. Eliminating Age-Old Debt Over the years, you’ve […]

How to Avoid Leaks in Your Roof and Save Hundreds of Dollars

Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 1:00 AM | 54 Comments

Your home’s roof has many functions, one of the most important of which is keeping water out. If your roof is unable to keep the water out, then you end up with ruined possessions, water damage and huge repair bills. Save yourself the hassle of dealing with a leaky roof and all of its consequences. […]

3 Tips To Automate Your Personal Finances

Monday, June 23, 2014, 1:00 AM | 1 Comment

These days, most banks – including your neighborhood bank – offer online features and benefits that you can take advantage of to automate your personal finances. In my family, we have automated three areas and you could do the same. First and foremost is savings, then you pay your bills online and the third one […]

5 Tips To Explore New Ways To Start Niche Business

Friday, June 20, 2014, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

More and more economists agree that the economy is on its path to recovery. This might be a great time for some folks to think about starting a business. Whether the U.S. is still the land of opportunity or not, there are still many ways to find your niche market, work at it and make […]

College Can Be Expensive: 4 Jobs That Can Help Get You Through School

Thursday, June 19, 2014, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

If you’re headed to university, you’re probably already aware that college can be a severe drain on your finances. A great way to mitigate some of the cost is by working your way through school. These four types of jobs can help you pay for college, and also provide useful experience to round out your […]

4 Steps to Get a Handle on Your Debt

Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

If you are in financial debt, everyday life can be filled with feelings of anxiety and depression. No matter what you do, those feelings of financial fear just won’t go away. You constantly worry about how this problem is affecting you, and what you will do to rectify this situation. If this sound familiar to […]