Things To Think About When Moving To a New State

Things To Think About When Moving To a New State

We have been thinking more and more about moving to a new state. There are just so many things to think about though when you are unfamiliar with a place, so it can make the whole process very intimidating. Here are different things that you may want to think about before deciding where to live: […]

5 Ways To Lower Your Budget ASAP

5 Ways To Lower Your Budget ASAP

Everyone’s been there. You realize that something needs to be paid for that you forgot about, or maybe an unexpected expense came up. If you don’t have the cash flow for it with your current budget, then you may need to do something to lower your budget immediately to make room for it. Not everything […]

Average Transportation Expense in 2013

Average Transportation Expense in 2013

According to AAA, the average total transportation cost for a sedan was $9,122 in 2013. For a small sedan, the average was $6,967, and for a large sedan the average cost in 2013 was $11,248. These averages are all based on 15,000 miles being driven in a given year. That’s a lot of money! I […]

Four Money Questions To Ask Before Marriage

Four Money Questions To Ask Before Marriage

I know of way too many people who enter marriage without asking a single question related to their future spouse’s finances. Maybe that works for a few, but I think it’s best to be as open as possible an actually know the person you are about to marry. No, money isn’t what a marriage is […]

Is A Tiny House For You?

Is A Tiny House For You?

I recently watched a documentary about tiny homes, and I have also read many articles lately about them as well. They seem to becoming more and more popular each and every day, and today I would like to talk about them. A tiny home is typically less than 200 square feet. Sometimes they can get […]

How To Drop Your Debt Fast

How To Drop Your Debt Fast

Too many people have too much debt right now. The average person has multiple credit cards that they don’t know how to properly use, they have astronomical amounts of credit card debt that seems to be out-of-control, they have student loans with terms that they don’t fully understand, and they might even be living car […]

Payday loans – a good alternative to credit cards?

Payday loans – a good alternative to credit cards?

There are times when a poor credit score can impair the chances of getting a loan from the bank or acredit card company. This can prove to be a challenge especially when there is a financial emergency or crisis on hand and money is required. Getting a loan from a bank or credit card company […]

Tips For Success When You’re Self-Employed

Tips For Success When You’re Self-Employed

If you are wanting to be self-employed, there are many things that you should be aware of. Not everyone makes it as a self-employed person, and I actually know quite a few people who tried the self-employed life only to realize that they didn’t like it at all. So, then they went back to their […]

4 Places To Stop Using Your Debit Card At

4 Places To Stop Using Your Debit Card At

The other day I published the article Should You Have a Debit Card Or a Credit Card? As you know, I prefer to use credit cards over debit cards. T here are just so many more positives and benefits of using a credit card. However, I do know that some people prefer to stick to […]

Beginner Finance Tips

If you are new to managing your finances, then there are many things that you should probably learn. When I was in high school, there was no personal finance class so I had to learn everything the hard way. I think all schools should require a personal finance class, but if yours didn’t, I will […]