Category Archives: Debt

Should You Freeze Your Credit?

Using a credit card for purchases is often convenient, but it does bring with it some risks. Fraud is on the rise, and virtually everyone is at risk to some degree. If it hasn’t already happened to you, you probably … Continue reading

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Easy Steps To Get Out Of Debt

Whether it’s from the recent holidays or from life in general, staring at a pile of debt can be downright overwhelming. But tackling this problem can actually be a lot easier than it seems. It just requires a well-thought-out approach. … Continue reading

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Saving for Retirement vs. Paying Off Student Loans

How does one decide between paying off student loans and saving for retirement? Both are solid goals, both are keys to increasing wealth, but which one should take priority? Without fail, most financial professionals will have you contribute first to … Continue reading

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Money 101

Managing your money doesn’t have to be complicated, but it does take some discipline and focus. Once you have your finances under control it will change your life forever. For all the complicated tips and advice out there, often times … Continue reading

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Top 5 Personal Finance Tips

This YouTube video is from Fiverr. There is a lot of financial advice floating around in cyberspace, but sometimes it’s a good idea to simplify and get back to the basics. After all, a solid foundation is a must if … Continue reading

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How to Do the Holidays Without Busting Your Budget

The following YouTube video is from Money Talks News. For those of us who celebrate during the holidays, this truly is the most wonderful time of the year…until we get our credit card statement! While the joy of gift-giving is … Continue reading

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College Student’s Financial Survival Guide

Heading off to college often marks the first time many young adults manage their own finances.  While this may represent a challenge for some, just a few smart steps can help simplify this process. Create a budget for the entire semester … Continue reading

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