I thought my financial woes would go away with my first paycheck. Boy was I wrong. If, like me, you’re fresh out of school and find yourself suddenly swamped with grown-up matters — disposable income, rental fees and striking a balance between living comfortably and sufficiently saving — you probably also thought: I need a strategy […]
When tying the knot, you’re committing yourself to a shared life and financial responsibilities. Financial problems, if left unchecked, can ruin marriages. It is important that you and your plus one have a common understanding about each other’s attitude and values about money, agreement on financial responsibilities, and how you want to budget and plan your […]
It’s one of the more confusing things when it comes to your credit card – the difference between current balance and statement balance. When you check your credit card balance, you’ll typically see two different numbers – a current balance and a statement balance. What’s the difference? And how much do you actually need to pay to avoid interest […]
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Unfolding the Secrets of Debt-Free People At a time and age where one in four millennials owes more than $30,000 in college debt, being debt-free seems almost impossible. While many are continually on the look out to refinance their student loans, there are people graduating from college with almost nothing in debt. Similarly, there are many who are earning […]
If you’re looking for the best credit cards for first timers, look no more! It’s perfectly normal to feel overwhelmed by the myriad of choices out there, especially so as credit card companies are competing hard to offer the best deals and get your business. In this post we rounded up this year’s best credit cards for first timers, […]
Are you applying for your first credit card? Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered! You finally realize you need a credit card – this is a big milestone in your financial life. Your first credit card plays a huge part in building a strong credit history, which makes it even more important to pick the right one. It’s […]
Your credit card limit, or how much money a bank is willing to let you spend on your credit card, is a key determinant for your financial success. Here are a couple of tips to better understand and make the most of your credit card limit.
Picture this: A warm summer day on the shore of a Caribbean Island. The sun is shining. The waves are crashing. There is a refreshing breeze hitting your face. How much would you expect to pay to be there? $1,000? $500? $250? What if I told you it could be completely free.
It is hard to imagine that NBA players should worry about bankruptcy after this summer. The signing of Timofey Mozgov started a trend of stunning contracts for not-so-great NBA players. The Lakers agreed to pay $64 million dollars to someone who scored a total of 7 points in this year’s finals series. That’s nearly $10 […]