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Best Ways to Send Money Online: Transfer Services Reviewed

Best Ways to Send Money Online: Transfer Services Reviewed

Sending money to someone has never been easier. With so many new transfer methods popping up, you have a wealth of options at your fingertips on your computer, your mobile phone — and, of course, you can still go down to the bank or the local Western Union branch to initiate and receive a cash transfer. So which ones offer […]

by April 26, 2016 0 comments Personal Finance
Disney Vacation Club Buyers Guide: Is Membership Worth It?

Disney Vacation Club Buyers Guide: Is Membership Worth It?

The Happiest Place on Earth. Just one of the many wonderful destinations you can visit with the Disney Vacation Club, a property ownership club that can save you a ton of money anytime you want to take the family on a vacation to visit Mickey Mouse and all of his friends. But it’s more than just amusement parks; the Disney […]

by April 25, 2016 0 comments Personal Finance
How to Retire Early and Know When You Should Consider It

How to Retire Early and Know When You Should Consider It

Early retirement. Sure, we all dream of it happening some day sooner or later. But the realities of such a thing taking place are far more distant than most of us might like. Or is it? Take a look at your current situation and you may discover that retirement could be closer on the horizon than you first thought. It begs […]

by April 24, 2016 0 comments Retirement
How to Apply for a Credit Card and Get Approved in 5 Steps

How to Apply for a Credit Card and Get Approved in 5 Steps

Applying for a credit card is easy! Just fill out the application, send it in, and wait for your new card to arrive in the mail a week or two later, right? But then you get denied and there’s no card with your name on it coming in the mail. The envelope even said you were pre-approved! The commercials on […]

by April 23, 2016 0 comments Credit Cards
How to Fix Your Credit Score: Rebuild Credit in 10 Fast Steps

How to Fix Your Credit Score: Rebuild Credit in 10 Fast Steps

Finding out you have bad credit is hard for anyone. Maybe you found out when you needed credit for an emergency car repair or hospital bill. Perhaps you found out when you were denied a home rental or a car loan. Maybe you just know that with all your late and missed payments your credit is bad and you haven’t […]

by April 22, 2016 0 comments Personal Finance
Best 0% Balance Transfer Credit Cards of 2016 With Reviews

Best 0% Balance Transfer Credit Cards of 2016 With Reviews

Credit card debt can be a serious problem. If you’re one of the millions of Americans struggling to keep up with those monthly payments you know how tough interest rates can be, especially if you’re just making the minimum or missing payments altogether.  These problems can become exponentially worse very quickly as not paying your credit card bill onetime can jack […]

by April 21, 2016 0 comments Credit Cards
What Is Renter’s Insurance and What Does It Cover?

What Is Renter’s Insurance and What Does It Cover?

People buy insurance because they expect the unexpected; for those who rent an apartment, that means getting renter’s insurance.  Unfortunately, most individuals who rent their homes neglect taking this step to protect themselves and their belongings from damage or theft. Many of them think that the landlord’s got it covered with their insurance policy or that renter’s insurance is either […]

by April 20, 2016 0 comments Insurance
6 Things You Should Do to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

6 Things You Should Do to Protect Yourself From Identity Theft

With all of the wild, exponential advancements in computer technology over the past two decades, we have seen some incredible increases in convenience. In major cities, it’s now possible to order a package off of Amazon and have it delivered to your house within an hour. Instead of wiring your deadbeat cousin 200 dollars for rent at your local Western […]

by April 19, 2016 0 comments Personal Finance
Credit Unions Vs. Banks: the Differences and Benefits of Each

Credit Unions Vs. Banks: the Differences and Benefits of Each

Let’s face it, people are getting just a little bit fed up with the banks. Everything comes with a fee, customer service leaves something to be desired, and there’s always a news story about the industry posting record profits year in and year out. Consumers are getting frustrated with the rising costs that come with the privilege of allowing the […]

by April 18, 2016 0 comments Bank Accounts
How You Can Quit Living Paycheck to Paycheck

How You Can Quit Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Let’s be honest, living paycheck to paycheck isn’t much fun. You may be stuck in this financial rut for reasons beyond your control or you may just need some smart advice on how to manage your money with an eye on frugality. If you’re one of the millions of Americans who are struggling to save a little while working hard […]

by April 17, 2016 0 comments Personal Finance