How You Can Get Out of Debt (and Stay Out)

We all carry some form of debt, whether it’s an auto loan, mortgage, or the worst of all, credit card debt.  While student loans and mortgage may carry the lowest interest rates, you still don’t want to be spending your hard-earned money on interest, so the … [Read More...]

Love Life

Where To Go On A First Date [Infographic]

After yesterday's excellent post by guest blogger Anna on How To Make A Good First Impression: Get The Next Date Right, I was thinking about that "next date." A big part of making a good first impression is knowing where to go on a first date. While chewing … [Read More...]

Better Man

What is Manliness?

“You are not a man!” she shouted at me, and these words echoed through my ears. They stung because I liked her and her words carried a heavier impact. I was only 18 at the time; barely beginning to enter manhood. I had no clue how to define manliness, and … [Read More...]

6 Ways Bad Credit Affects Your Life

How a person manages their money affects more than their bank account. It’s easy to ruin your credit in no time, sometimes without even realizing it. If that happens, you may find that many things in life are more difficult. Bad Credit Makes It More Difficult … [Read More]

Mistakes You Are Making on Your Food Budget

While spending money on food is a necessity, after all, you need to eat, but it can be one category where it’s easy to overspend.  First, by taking a look at last month’s debit or credit card statement you can add up all of the charges that are related to … [Read More]

Easy Ways You Can Save Money Every Month

When it comes to saving money, it sure can take sacrifice, otherwise everyone could do it and have loads of cash in their savings account.  Hoping there is enough money coming in as there is going out is important to ensure that you stay out of debt and risk … [Read More]

Money Moves to Start Making Now to Get Ahead

With so much focus on getting through our everyday hectic life we hope to have more money coming in than going out each month so we don’t fall behind.  That is probably as far out as your financial thoughts go, but in order to really get ahead, it’s time to … [Read More]

How You Can Ruin Your Credit in No Time

If you have applied for a mortgage, personal loan, or credit card, you know that your credit score is a deciding factor in not only if you are approved for the terms, but also will determine the interest rate.  The better your credit score, the less of an … [Read More]

Budgeting Tips to Increase Your Financial Awareness

Budgeting will allow you to plan how to spend your money, making it easier for you to have enough cash to cover all your essential monthly expenses. Besides providing a spending plan for your income, a budget will also help you stay out to get out of debt. … [Read More]