6 Tips to Save Time and Money on Youth Sports

Having a child playing sports, much less two or three playing on multiple teams in the same sports season, can be a challenge even for the most organized family. Surely there is a dimension where all your kids would practice on the same night, at the same location; however, this is not the universe where […]

Money Mistakes to Watch Out For

We may have our own specific talents, like being handy, athletic, or even funny, but managing money is in a class all by itself, and let’s face it, most of us are not good at managing money.  After all, between paying bills, saving, not to mention staying out of debt, is quite a bit of […]

Five Tips to Help You Start Saving for Retirement

It can be a challenge to focus on saving for the future, instead of the instant gratification of spending money now. However, the types of decisions that you make now can influence your quality of life after retirement. Here are some simple steps to help get you into the right mindset about saving for your […]

Building Your Credit After a Financial Disaster

Whether you declared bankruptcy or opted for some form of debt relief, you have a newfound horizon of financial independence to set your sights upon. But as close as that goal, there’s one crucial hurdle standing in your way of getting there: your decimated credit score. Let’s look at the proper steps to building credit […]

Why It’s Better to Favor Credit Over Cash

When it comes to spending money, you may think it doesn’t matter where it comes from, it’s leaving your account one way or another, but while that part may be true, using credit can actually make more financial sense than using cash.  Now granted, if you are careless with using a credit card and the […]

Smart Ways to Save on Holiday Spending

Whether you like it or not, the cold weather has made its mark, making it seem like there wasn’t even a fall, going from summer, straight to winter.  With the change in temperature comes another rude awakening; it’s time for Christmas shopping.  While there are the smart ones out there that put money aside all […]

Is A Stocks and Shares ISA A Good Investment?

Getting ahead financially can be as easy as saving $20 a month. Looking ahead to the long-haul, picking out the right investment strategy for you should be done with a considerable amount of deliberation. How do you choose the right path for your money? Do the research, make a plan, and get some insight from […]

Ways You Can Cut Expenses Starting Now

While now is the time to take a look around your doors, windows, and outlets that share a wall with the outside to make sure you’re probably sealed to withstand the cold air coming in and causing your heat to kick on more than often, there are other ways you can reduce expenses throughout the […]

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Using a Credit Card

Credit card debt is certainly something that can scare you off, especially if you had bouts with it in the past.  It can cause hardship and stress trying to figure out not only how you got into that mess, but how you are going to pay it back.  It certainly does take patience and discipline […]

Six Wise Habits To Follow To Repay Debts Faster

The principle of not acquiring additional debt is easy – you just have to save and pay. The only problem is that many people don’t know how to save money, while trying to meet their other financial obligations. Here are some habits to develop so you can manage your spending habits: Create A Budget Plan […]