Financial life after bankruptcy can be challenging. On the one hand, people who end up filing bankruptcy may not see much of a change in their credit score because it was likely bad to begin with.
When I talk about gratefulness having to do with money others periodically stare bewildered. Monetary appreciation is being thankful for the assets you have now rather than spotlighting what you do not have currently. Focusing mostly one what you don't have, gives your attention to unfavorable thoughts instead of...
Not everyone knows the jargon associated with the documents and everything when they are about to take a home mortgage loan. The language can be very different from what you think it is and it is very vital for you to understand that language in order to prevent mistakes....
You just got done with college, and have started out on your very first job. The economic freedom you experience can rarely be doubted, and more importantly the feeling of being independent can never be matched by anything else. But, it is not long before most of us get...
Winter is a tough time of year for many households. Whether it is 40 below or hovering around freezing many people see their living costs go up. Extra money will go towards heating the home and warming bodies. There are big costs to keep people warm and safe throughout...
In our second part of our primer, we will explain what is NOT a self-directed IRA-type investment. A self-directed IRA is not directed by another party. Financial planners, banks, accountants, or tax or estate planning attorneys do not direct a client's self-directed IRA.
Fantasy football has long been a popular game among friends, co-workers and families as a means of entertainment and competition during the NFL season. I willingly admit my fascination with the game and continue to learn valuable lessons each year that help me in my quest for the championship....
You are working harder than normal, trying to find different ways to earn more money even if it is a few more pounds. You are constantly counting how much money you have in your purse and ensuring that you find the cheapest option in everything that you buy. No...
What is your financial philosophy? It's always good to have some rule of thumb when dealing with debt management. In order to keep your finances on an even keel you should have some basic strategies set in place. Focus your attention on a balanced budget, low debt totals and...
Identity theft is on the rise and having your ID stolen can have devastating effects on your credit score. Here are the top signs of ID theft.