Managing Finances During a Job Loss

If you’re headed into unemployment, especially during the holiday season, these tips can help.

Posted on: November 15, 2019


Millennials Love Using Uber, but Seniors are the Ones Driving

According to one survey, over half of Uber drivers are ages 61 and above. Turns out that driving for a rideshare app can be a great way for retirees to earn some extra income—and fill their spare time!

Turns out that driving for a ride-hailing and rideshare app can be a great way for retirees to earn some extra income — and fill their spare time.

Posted on: November 15, 2019


In Chicago for the Holidays? Here are 11 Cheap or Free Things to Do This December

It's never too early to start planning your holiday outings, especially if you are looking to save money.

Posted on: November 11, 2019


Streaming Services: Are They Worth It? 

Make all your streams come true (while trimming your budget).

Posted on: November 08, 2019


Paying for College With Bad Credit

If you have no credit or bad credit, there are other financial aid options to consider before plunging into the world of long- term repayments.

Posted on: November 05, 2019


Cryptocurrency 101: The Risk vs. Reward

The stock market is confusing enough. Now people are talking about cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, and other types of confusing money terms. Is this a real-world way to make money?

Posted on: October 31, 2019


The Broke Person’s Guide to Hanging With Friends

Do not let your friends’ expensive tastes be the reason you rack up a pile of high-interest credit card debt — follow these expert tips instead!

Posted on: October 31, 2019


11 Cheap or Free Things to Do in Chicago This November

Wallet got you down? Here’s how you can hang on to your cash and still have a great time in the Windy City.

Posted on: October 31, 2019


Reduce Your Emissions (Improve Your Cash Flow)

The planet (and your wallet) needs you!

Posted on: October 27, 2019


Traditional Housing Alternatives: Are They a Good Deal?

Is alternative housing too alternative?

Posted on: October 25, 2019