So, You Didn’t Win the Lottery

Join the club. Here are 3 easy steps to start taking control of your finances…

Posted on: January 18, 2016

Escape The Compound: How To Leave Compound Interest Behind

Sure you’re being charged interest. But are you being charged interest on your interest? Here’s a quick guide to understanding compound interest and how to avoid it.

Posted on: January 08, 2016

Sweep Away Your Debt With a Debt Avalanche

The focus on interest rates, rather than the principal, is the key to the Debt Avalanche.

Posted on: January 04, 2016

Want to Get Out of Debt? Then Let It Snow(ball)!

The Debt Snowball method of paying off your debt takes small steps to make a big difference.

Posted on: December 30, 2015

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Better Personal Finances

Take control of your money in 2016 with some resolutions that you’ll be able to keep…

Posted on: December 29, 2015

Make A List: Best and Worst Purchases of 2015

In the spirit of year-end lists, here’s one list you can make that will help you get a handle on your spending…

Posted on: December 28, 2015

What’s The Deal With Prepayment Penalties?

All kinds of different loans, from personal loans to auto loans to mortgages, have what is called a ‘prepayment penalty.’

Posted on: December 22, 2015

7 Tips for Christmas Savings

Thinking about skimping on the milk and cookies for Santa? Here are some tips for saving money that will keep you in the holiday spirit…

Posted on: December 21, 2015

The Finance Awakens

What would it look like if people got as excited about their personal finances as they did about Star Wars?

Posted on: December 18, 2015

The Ghosts of Purchases Past: A Consumer Debt Christmas Carol

During the stressful holiday season, loads of consumer debt can feel especially haunting…

Posted on: December 11, 2015