04
Oct

Tips to Maintain Your Savings During Hard Times

Though experts say the economic crisis is over, there are many still struggling to stay afloat. Job security is still shaky, and for those of us with savings still sitting in the bank, dipping into those savings is often the only way to keep from going under.

04
Oct

A Look at Credit Card Rates Across Banks

Credit card rates used to closely track the prime rate, but they don't anymore. Card issuers, for a variety of reasons, hang on to more of the spread between the rate they pay for funds and the rates they charge.

28
Sep

How to Save Money Shopping Online

Shopping online is a great way to save money, but there are tricks you should take advantage of to make sure you aren't spending more than necessary on those must-have items.

06
Aug

Budgeting 101: How to Balance Your Budget

Balancing your personal or family budget doesn't have to be hard or complicated, despite the fact that the federal government doesn't seem to be able to balance theirs.

28
Jul

How To Find Missing Money

There might just be missing money out there with your name on it. You won't know until you do some research. Find out how to locate unclaimed funds here.

16
Jul

Family Budget Fridays: Refinancing the House

If you've thought about refinancing your home, now would be the time to submit an application.

13
Jul

How To Get The Most Out of Your Vacation

We like to vacation. Be them on sunny beaches, within idyllic landscapes or in big cities, it's almost always nice to take some time off from our daily responsibilities to relax, experience and enjoy. But do we know what we're doing? Really?

12
Jul

Home Living: Avoiding Late Rent From Roommates

A year into home ownership and I have yet to receive a late payment from roommates, not even by a day.