Avoid These Easy Ways to Wreck Your Credit

Most of us actually think we have great credit, so much in fact that we never check our credit report.  Honestly, when is the last time that you looked at your entire report?  Credit scores are the primary approval factor when it comes to getting a mortgage, personal loan, or a credit card, and the […]

5 Ways to Improve Your Finances Starting Now

Now that we are well into 2017 and the holidays are long behind us, it is time to start to build that bank account back up and start to save money more than ever.  What better way to do that is to improve finances going forward, and you can start right now. Get Tax Return […]

5 Effective Ways for Paying Credit Card Bills

Credit cards can be overwhelming, especially if you use them for every purchase, and have multiple cards at that.  The problem with a credit card is that it is not like money where it is deducted from your checking account at the point of purchase, so you know how much you have left to last […]

Try Something Different and Have a Bowling Night with the Fellas

As much as we all love the bar scene, sometimes there can be a night when you want to get a group of guys together without paying the $8 drinks and dealing with the bar crowd.  As the years go on and we started getting married and having kids, you really appreciate your time together […]

4 Ways to Give Your Personal Finance a Boost in 2017

When the new-year begins, usually the resolutions start and end with personal fitness.  Gym membership applications are at its peak in the beginning of the year, and by spring or summer, the crowds have faded.  Instead of focusing only on fitness, try to look to help boost your own personal finance this year that will […]

Biggest Fails at the Grocery Store

Going out to the grocery store can be a pain as it is, but with a little strategy, there could be less of a headache, not to mention having a little more money left in the wallet.  Next time you are ready to head out grocery shopping, try and avoid some of the most common […]

5 Ways to Get Out of Debt Starting Now

When it comes to getting out of debt it does not happen overnight.  It takes patience and discipline over even many years depending on the debt balance, and really has to become a way of life.  Those that were spending machines in their early twenties have to really work towards responsible spending as they get […]

Holiday Season Have Spending Out of Control?

Getting scared to get the next credit card bill in after all of the Christmas shopping and spending while friends and family were all in town?  You are not alone, in that every year seems to spend more in gifts, not to mention it is the time of year where you are busy shopping and […]

How to Have a Marriage Life Balance Without Sacrifice

An important key to a happy marriage is balance and compromise, as it will only last as long as both are happy.  I have seen plenty of friends become a shell of a man and live life by the “happy wife, happy life” motto, giving up all that used to be important and now becoming […]

Five of the Best to Watch on a Christmas Movie Night

Not only do the holidays bring much needed time away from work, hanging out with family, and exchanging gifts, but it also brings out some of the most entertaining movies to watch.  Much like watching scary movies such as “The Exorcist” and “The Shining” on Halloween, Christmas movies give us family movies of all ages, […]