One of the most exciting and intimidating aspects of growing up is becoming financially independent. Opening a credit card account is usually the first step for an individual to build credit and manage their own money. Building credit is an important aspect of financial responsibility because it will allow you to take out loans, insurance plans, cell phone contracts and … Read more
Yes, Christmas can be lots of fun, but it can also be hard on the pocketbook. Having a small budget doesn’t mean your home has to shout, “Bah, humbug.” There are many ways your home can express the holiday spirit on the cheap:
You hear it every day—these are difficult times. The economy continues to be soft; unemployment hovers dangerously around nine percent.
PayPal is one of the most widely used forms of online payment and invoice management in the world. But for those who have had bad experiences with PayPal or are cautious about putting their information online you may want to take a look at a few well-known alternatives. One thing about financial security online is that consumers are constantly getting … Read more
It may be tough to admit, but we know we need to make better decisions when it comes to money. Ever wonder how you got to that point? While we, as adults, are responsible for choices we make, good and bad, our basis for making financial decisions often comes from dear old mom and dad.