Looking To Invest? Bonds To Consider

How Bond Investing Works

When you decide to invest money, it’s important to commit to doing the appropriate research that will protect your financial investment. When you think of saving you generally think of a bank. And when you think of investing generally you think of … [Continue reading]

Parent Problems: 4 Thrifty Ways to Prepare Yourself for Teenagers

Thrift Shop Challenge

It might seem like just yesterday you brought your newborn babies home from the hospital, but now, they’re teenagers. This is an exciting time to be a parent, but it’s also one that comes with its own share of anxieties and uncertainties, one of the … [Continue reading]

4 Factors That Determine Your Personal Injury Case’s Worth

Injury Case

When you’re hurt in a personal injury, it’s fair to want to know the value of your case. In some ways, valuing a personal injury case is a simple math problem. Other parts of valuing a claim are more complicated. Here are four factors that determine … [Continue reading]

Going from Zero to 720 Credit Score in One Year

Credit Score 720

Critical Factors That Affect Your Credit Score As you probably already know, your credit score can have a big impact on many different areas of your life. If you have little or no credit history merchants don't know if they can trust you or not so … [Continue reading]

Creating Business Opportunities

Online Businesses

If you’re concerned about your current income, you should try to develop some sort of business that isn't dependent on the number of hours you invest. The key to breaking free is to develop some sort of "passive income" stream. This could be rental … [Continue reading]

Things Mortgage Lenders Look for on Your Application

Underwriting a Mortgage

You are ready to move out of your apartment, move on from a roommate situation or your parent's place into your very first home. While it is an exciting time, you need to be ready to take the necessary steps to set up your finances and applications … [Continue reading]

Retirement Reasoning: 3 Investments To Consider Now

Stocks vs Bonds

Saving for retirement should be a part of your investment strategy as soon as you begin your adult employment. The actions you take today will help you manage the money you make during your working years, to invest for a time when you can relax and … [Continue reading]

What’s Behind Most Personal Bankruptcies Today?

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Here at Your Family Finances we are constantly telling you the importance of saving for emergencies, investing and saving for retirement. But sometimes events beyond your control can make even these precautions inadequate causing some people the … [Continue reading]