Financial Cents: Posts About Financial Experts

How to Save Money When You’re Already on a Tight Budget

Saving money is hard. And finding ways to save when you're already operating on a tight budget is even harder. Here are some tips and strategies to help you out.

Posted on: October 05, 2018


The (Comprehensive) Couple’s Guide To Budgeting

It takes two to tango—and it'll take both you and your partner communicating with each other to create (and stick to) a workable joint budget.

Posted on: August 31, 2018


Can You Flee Your Debt by Fleeing the Country?

Most debts won't follow you to another country, but staying one step ahead of your creditors might be a lot harder than you think.

Posted on: August 30, 2018


Should You Cosign That Loan? 5 Things To Consider

Cosigning a loan or lease can be a great way to help a friend or a close relative, but it can also put your finances in serious peril.

Posted on: July 31, 2018


6 Ways to Earn Extra Money After You’ve Retired

Just because you're no longer working a 9-5 doesn't mean you won't be working at all.

Posted on: July 27, 2018


Financial Priorities: Which Debts Should You Pay Off First?

There's no one right answer, but you'll probably want to order your debts by interest rate or by total balance—whichever works best for you.

Posted on: July 25, 2018


8 Handy Tips for Road Tripping on the Cheap

Road tripping across the country may be fun, but the costs can add up fast. Learn how you can save money on gas, lodging, food, and more!

Posted on: July 12, 2018


How Do You Ask Someone to Be Your Cosigner?

If you don't have a great credit score or a large income, you might have to ask for help in order to get a loan or an apartment. What's the best way to go about it?

Posted on: July 10, 2018


How to Financially Plan for Death

No one likes to think about their death or the death of a loved one, but that type of thinking can leave those left behind in some pretty dire financial straights.

Posted on: June 27, 2018


Emergencies and Divorce: How to Plan For Worst-Case Scenarios

Building an emergency fund is key, as is making sure that both partners in any marriage have a clear understanding of the couple's finances.

Posted on: June 20, 2018