To increase or not to increase your credit limit, that is the question. A higher credit limit means you’d be able to spend more on your credit card – what could be wrong with that? Before figuring out when and how to increase credit limit for your card, you should ask yourself first why you […]
Millennials are different. Skinnier jeans than other generations? Probably. Credit card users? Probably not. According to a Bankrate survey, about two thirds of millennials don’t own one.
Millennials—like any other generation—are wary of a number of things… like cable and sketchy Tinder dates. And, as it turns out, also credit cards.
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, […]
The future of the ‘federal funds’ rate does not only carry important consequences for Wall Street, but it also affects you too. Before the momentous decision taken by the British people to leave the EU, interest rate hikes appeared to be on the horizon for Janet Yellen and the Federal Reserve. However, uncertainty has returned after […]
Think your family can decide how to split your wealth after you pass away? If you answered yes, think again… Sadly, the recent loss of music legend Prince is a good reminder of this harsh reality. Prince left behind an estate that is estimated to be between $150 million to $350 million. But, he did not […]
What does Tesla’s new Model 3 have in common with a bachelor’s degree? The price tag on Elon Musk’s new car for the masses, $35,000, is almost exactly the same as the average amount of student loan debt recent graduates are saddled with. It seems unfair to be penalized for taking out loans to challenge yourself academically […]
What do the following questions have to do with a credit score? White picket fence with a well manicured lawn or high-rise skyscraper with amazing city views? Sleek two-seater sports car or a four door sedan? Most people will need to borrow some money at some point in order to purchase a home or a car. One […]
Building your credit can seem like a daunting task when you are first getting started, but follow these easy steps and you’ll be on your way to a higher credit score in no time.