Category Archives: Personal Finance

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From the day you got your first dollar, you have probably had people advising you on the importance of saving as much as you can. Having an emergency savings fund is important, and getting in the habit of regularly adding…Continue Reading

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When you stop to think about it, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has done quite a bit over the course of the last five years. This government watchdog group has managed to put pressure on big banks, bring up…Continue Reading

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There are a lot of different credit card rewards programs out there these days. The majority of people use their credit cards without having any problems. Some experts warn, however, that messing around with credit card rewards programs can be…Continue Reading

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You probably know that you have a credit score; for better or worse. But how is someone’s credit score really tabulated? The FICO score is the gold standard of credit scores, and there are some very specific criteria that are…Continue Reading

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For those of you keeping up with the latest financial lingo, you may have heard about people being ‘un-banked’ or ‘under-banked’ recently. These terms are getting more and more attention on a national level by both governmental task forces and…Continue Reading

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Wal-Mart is one of the true giants in the world of retail sales. For years now we have all seen Wal-Mart locations springing up virtually everywhere and effectively driving mom-and-pop retail locations out of business. But is the retail giant…Continue Reading

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Now more than ever we seem to be on the go. We want our finances to be on the go with us. With our hectic schedules it can be difficult to keep track of our finances. Here are some apps…Continue Reading

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At some point or another everyone has to deal with unexpected expenses. How do you deal with them? There are many ways in which someone can deal with unexpected expenses. Not one way is right for everyone, which is why…Continue Reading