10 Good Money Habits to Make Your Friends Jealous

There are better reasons to save money than wanting to make your friends turn green with jealousy. But as motivating factors go, this one ain't half bad.

Posted on: November 05, 2018


The Broke Person’s Guide to Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving can feel like a time that you need to go all out, but don't let the "gobble gobble" of a pricey turkey dinner gobble up your savings!

Posted on: November 02, 2018


How to Responsibly Maximize Your Credit Card Rewards

The most important thing to remember: Don't let your thirst for rewards blind you to the dangers of excess debt.

Posted on: November 01, 2018


The Secret Financial History of Voting

There's a lot of money in politics today, but old-timey politicians used to straight-up bribe them for their votes—sometimes with booze!

Posted on: November 01, 2018


How To Avoid Getting Scammed on Craigslist

Craigslist is a great way to find almost anything you could want. Just make sure you watch out for scammers trying to find an easy mark!

Posted on: October 31, 2018


What’s a Trade War and Do I Really Need to Care?

Trade wars are the petty schoolyard fights of international politics, only with billions of dollars and thousands (maybe millions) of jobs on the line.

Posted on: October 31, 2018


5 Tips for Turning Bad Credit into Good Credit

There's no magic spell to turn a lousy credit score into a stellar one. But there are still plenty of steps you can take to fix bad credit.

Posted on: October 30, 2018


How the Affordable Housing Shortage is Hurting Your Bank Account

There aren't enough affordable home and apartments to go around, which means that rent and mortgage payments are taking a big bite out of people's paychecks.

Posted on: October 29, 2018


7 Tips for Eating Out on the Cheap

Eating out can be a lovely way to treat yourself. So heed these expert tips and start stretching your restaurant budget even further!

Posted on: October 26, 2018


10 Tips to Protect Your Money for Cyber Security Awareness Month

Want to hear something really scary this Halloween season? If you don't keep your information safe online, scammers will be able to steal your identity and drain your bank accounts.

Posted on: October 25, 2018