Avoid the Car Debt Trap

Car Debt Trap

Just because you are in the market for a car doesn't mean that you have to drain your bank account, or worse yet, go into years of financial servitude... umm... I mean debt. There are many ways to buy the car that you need at a price that you can … [Continue reading]

Break Free, Reduce Stress and Upgrade Your Lifestyle

 After spending years on a tight budget, struggling to make ends meet, you finally see a light at the end of the tunnel. With time and hard work, you're able to move beyond worrying about paying the bills. In fact, you may be at a point in your life … [Continue reading]

Simple Ways to Cut Your Car Insurance Rates

Everyone knows that it's illegal to drive without car insurance but why? Well, accidents can happen at any time--which, is why they are called accidents. And because by their very nature cars are dangerous and can cause everything from loss of life … [Continue reading]

What You Need to Know About Non-Bank Lending

If you’re looking for a mortgage loan, you may think you have to go through a bank. You would be wrong! In fact, half of all home loans are through non-bank lending – also known as alternative lending. As the name implies, a non-bank lender is not … [Continue reading]

Cut Your Food Budget and Save Big

Saving Money on Food

Feeding a family is a big expense. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the typical American family spends 14% of their budget on food. If you want to eat a nutritious diet or if you have food allergies or medical conditions, groceries will … [Continue reading]

Personal Investing and Stock Advice for Growing Families

When you are young and single, you may (or may not) think you have the money necessary to save and invest on a consistent basis. But no matter how small your income you need to get into the habit of saving. However, once you have a child on the way, … [Continue reading]

Cross Country: Tips For Your Next Move

Many people look forward to moving and relocating to a new city or state. For those who are moving cross country, it can be expensive to transport all of the items to a new location. When you want to save money and reduce your costs, there are a few … [Continue reading]

Hedge Your Nest Egg Against the Uncertainty of Inflation

Inflation in America has reached a five-year high. January 2017, saw monthly inflation of 0.6% according to the the U.S. Consumer Price Index. That may not sound like much, but if we had 11 more months like it we would have 7.2% annual inflation. … [Continue reading]