Budgeting can be a challenge for a lot of us. We, as Americans, don’t save nearly as much as we should and with all of the gadgets available that connect us to the world, these gadgets increase the cost of living. For instance, could you live without your internet connection? Could you live without your […]
Pitfalls and Perks of the Zero-Interest Credit Card Offers
Zero percent interest credit card offers are constantly being dropped in our mail boxes and email accounts. But they are not always the best way to assist you with your finances. People may think that using a zero-interest credit card to transfer other credit card balances onto, they are saving money. This may or may […]
Is Life Really Getting More Expensive?
If you feel like the middle-class squeeze is getting tighter, you are not alone. The numbers don’t lie: Life really is a more expensive than it used to be. Let’s look at what life costs now compared to 20, 50 and 80 years ago. 1. Housing Today, the Great American Dream of buying a house […]
6 Money Myths
6 Money Myths We Need to Stop Believing We all grow up hearing the same financial advice: Spend less, save more and invest early. While most of these words of wisdom ring true, there are lots of widespread money management tips that are actually false. Outlined here are 6 money myths that might be causing […]