10 Questions To Ask Before Signing a Lease

The more questions you asking before signing the lease for a house or apartment, the fewer nasty surprises you'll have later.

Posted on: June 17, 2019


How to Protect Your Personal Info While Traveling

When scammers and hackers are looking to steal someone's money or personal information, tourists are some of the first people they target.

Posted on: June 14, 2019


The Guide to Avoiding Fraudulent Charges

First, you should try to prevent scammers from stealing your personal info. Second, set up alerts so that you know when fraudulent charges are being made.

Posted on: June 14, 2019


3 Tips for Managing Money in the Gig Economy

If you're not budgeting your money properly and building up your savings, you could end up struggling to make it from one paycheck to the next.

Posted on: June 13, 2019


How Do Variable Interest Rates Work?

Variable rates can go up or down based on the performance of a "benchmark" rate, and this movement can mean higher or lower costs. 

Posted on: June 13, 2019


The Broke Person’s Guide to Hanging With Friends

Don't 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: June 13, 2019


How to Put That Coin Jar to Good Use

Instead of letting all those loose coins rattle around in your pockets, put them in a jar and let your savings grow. Rare coins might even be worth more!

Posted on: June 12, 2019


Why Do (Some) Credit Checks Lower Your Score?

There are two different types of credit inquiries: One type will affect your credit score, while the other won't affect it at all. Why is that?

Posted on: June 12, 2019


Is It Time for You to Buy a Home?

Buying a home is a major financial decision, which means you'll want to do plenty of research, saving, and preparation before taking the plunge.

Posted on: June 12, 2019


So You Have a Bad Landlord … Now What?

If your landlord is refusing to make necessary repairs or is holding your security deposit hostage, here's what you need to do.

Posted on: June 11, 2019