Wise Money: Six Investments To Consider

When the stock market is on shaky footing it’s usually a good time to look into non-traditional investments. While most people think of investments as stocks and bonds, an investment is really anything you put money into in hopes of making more money later. There are many types of investments that you can put your […]

Avoid Making Your Personal Finance Situation Worse

The cost of living is rising every year. Keeping on top of your family’s finances is difficult. Trying to balance your budget when funds are limited isn’t easy, so it’s important to make good decisions and avoid any decisions that will put yourself into a financial hole. If you’ve already gotten yourself and your family into a difficult financial […]

5 Tips for Managing Your Personal and Small Business Finances at the Same Time

You don’t have to graduate from a top business school to know that managing money is one of the most important skills a business owner can have. One of the main reasons that so many start-ups fail is because the owners get overwhelmed with the financial burden and learning how to manage their expenses. When […]

Using Personal Loans to Save Money

You’ve probably heard the old saying, “Neither a borrower nor a lender be.” While it would be great if we were all so financially stable that we never had to worry about borrowing or lending money, that just isn’t a reality for most people today. But if you do find yourself in a tough spot […]

How to Up Your Credit Score

Credit is crucial. In fact, your credit score determines your ability to procure auto loans, credit cards and home mortgages. Some might say that it can make or break your financial future. Main Credit Scoring Agencies There are three major consumer credit reporting agencies that operate in the United States: Equifax, Experian and Transunion. When a lender considers […]

Can You Make A Fortune with Forex Trading?

Forex trading has been advertised on countless websites and infomercials across the country. Infomercials promise that investors will reap large profits from their Forex investments, but offer little information to back up their claims. Some advertisements boast of millions that can be made by consumers who purchase their costly programs or hire their financial advisors. […]

Tips to Keep Your Electric Bill Within Budget

Are your electricity bills killing your monthly budget? After your mortgage or rent, electricity and car expenses are the next major expenses. Don’t let your electricity bills shoot through the roof, take immediate action before it is too late. So the question arises what can you do to put a leash on your utility bill? Here are a few […]