Archives for March 2016

8 Tips for Saving Money on Your Utility Bill

the fourth largest expense in your home is the monthly utility bills. The typical American family spends roughly 11% of their total budget on “Utilities and Other Household Operational Costs.” The only higher expenditures are for your mortgage or rent, taxes and transportation. You actually spend more for utilities than for food, or the total of (Social Security Contributions, Personal Insurance and Pensions), or Healthcare.

Fortunately, there are strategies you can employ that help to reduce the cost of your utilities and free up more of your income. Here are six tips that you can use today and save money in the months and years to come.

What You Need to Know About Real Estate Investing

Historically, real estate has been one of the most solid investments to consider. But in 2008 real estate got a huge “Black Eye”. Personal and commercial properties can offer excellent opportunities for investors. But as in many things timing is everything.

Seven Tricks to Get Your Dream Car

You don’t have to wait forever to get the car you’ve always wanted. With a few basic steps, you can soon be enjoying the ride of your life. All it takes is a plan and a little perseverance. Follow these tips for success when searching for the car of your dreams.

5 Simple Steps to Take Control Of Your Financial Future

It seems obvious that everyone wants to have a strong stable financial future. But wanting and getting are two different things. Fortunately (or unfortunately as the case may be) the decisions that we make early in life can affect how much wealth we develop later on. To take control of your financial future, here are a few simple steps that you can take to drastically increase your chances for success.

Tax Season Tricks to Get the Best Return

Most people dread the process of filing their taxes. But maximizing your return with a few minor tweaks in the way you file could take a bit of the anxiety out of the process. Reevaluating your W-4, reconsidering your filing status, and claiming the earned income tax credit are just a few ways you can get the biggest return possible on your income taxes. So, stop dreading filing your taxes and start looking forward to a big return by following these simple tips.