Posts Tagged ‘Budgeting’

It can be easy to overlook certain spending habits and other financial details of your life as a college student, but it’s important to know that certain decisions will help build a financial foundation that can affect you for many years to come. From credit scores to careers, avoid making the follow money mistakes in […]

It can be easy to overlook certain spending habits and other financial details of your life as a college student, but it’s important to know that certain decisions will help build a financial foundation that can affect you for many years to come. From credit scores to careers, avoid making the follow money mistakes in […]

With so many consumers falling deep into debt, it is no surprise that there are so many different reasons that eventually result in someone being far behind on their bills. Although every consumer’s situation is unique, the following are some of the most common reasons that people throughout the country get into debt: Divorce Life […]

  With so many consumers falling deep into debt, it is no surprise that there are so many different reasons that eventually result in someone being far behind on their bills. Although every consumer’s situation is unique, the following are some of the most common reasons that people throughout the country get into debt: No […]

Whether you’re going on a long trip or just a short getaway, it can be easy to overlook the financial aspects of your travels, especially once you’re already on vacation. Even just one vacation can wreak havoc on your credit if you aren’t careful, but the following tips can help you protect your credit the […]

Being unorganized can affect you financially in many ways. For example, you might misplace bills and not find them again until they’re past their due date, or when tax season rolls around, it can be difficult to find all the different paperwork you need to do your taxes. If you could use a little help […]

Being unorganized can affect you financially in many ways. For example, you might misplace bills and not find them again until they’re past their due dates, or when tax season rolls around, it can be difficult to find all the different paperwork you need to do your taxes. If you could use a little help […]

  These days, going to the movies isn’t exactly a cheap outing, especially if you have a large family. The following are some ways you can still see the latest Hollywood blockbusters, but without spending a fortune: Skip the snacks Snacks at the concession stand aren’t just unhealthy most of the time, but they’re very […]

Being terminated from your job can be stressful and traumatic, especially if you’ve worked at the same place for years or if you’re the main breadwinner in your household. To help minimize the repercussions, it’s crucial to take the following steps after you’ve lost your job:  File for unemployment Even if you are receiving a […]

The basic fundamentals of balancing a checkbook include: Find out which transactions have cleared In order to balance your account, you’ll need to figure out the status of all pending transactions, as not all payments will clear right away. Carefully read your statement line by line and mark which transactions are still pending, and which […]