16 Excuses To Avoid Paying Down Your Debt

Paying down your debt is much less fun that any of these 16 distractions. But these excuses won't help your bottom line.

Written by Christy Bowman

June 30, 2018 0

Do Pro Baseball Salaries Finally Prove US Currency Is Worthless?

Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper is scheduled to enter free agency at the end of this season, and some forecast his next contract will...

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 29, 2018 0

Can Your Personal Finances Handle A Stress Test?

In 2010, the Dodd-Frank Act introduced the notion of a stress test for banks to ensure they can continue operations throughout times of eco...

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 28, 2018 0

10 Best Cities To Live In If You Live For Live Sports

If you are a major live sports fan, you may want to consider moving to one of these live sports nerve centers.

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 27, 2018 0

I'm Addicted to Condensed Games on YouTube (and it Might Let Me Retire 5 Years Sooner)

If you would cut the cord on cable TV if you found an alternative to live sports, condensed games on YouTube may help you find your scissors...

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 26, 2018 0

Use Einstein's Genius To Help Your Finances

Albert Einstein was one of physics (and probably history's) foremost geniuses. His vision of how the universe operates was at once incre...

Written by Christy Bowman

June 25, 2018 0

What Is The Best Way To Finance Home Renovations?

All homeowners eventually look to renovate their home. Here are some considerations for how to finance it.

Written by Cassandra Garnett

June 24, 2018 0

Live Like The Top One Percent With Earnings Like The Fifty Percent

According to the most recent data from the Internal Revenue Service , American's top 1% of earners have a gross income of $465,626.00.

Written by Cassandra Garnett

June 23, 2018 0

This Cell Phone Strategy Will Help You Retire 7 Years Earlier

If you don't have the patience to hunt down the best possible cell phone plan, you might be delaying your retirement by an insane 7 add...

Written by Christy Bowman

June 22, 2018 0

Debt Level To Income May Be The Next Great American Tradegy

Since 1999, the Federal Reserve has tabulated the ratio of debt level to income for American workers.

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 21, 2018 0

11 Crazy Financial Mistakes You Make Every Day (Without Even Realizing It)

You make financial mistakes every day and you don't even notice them.

Written by Christy Bowman

June 20, 2018 0

Borrow This Weird Trick And Light Your Bills on FIRE

The Financial Independence Retire Early (FIRE) movement typically uses a safe withdrawal  rate to maintain a nest egg to last a lifetime. Bo...

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 19, 2018 0

Can Thomas Edison Inspire Positive Change To Your Finances?

Thomas Edison was best known for the inventions he crafted during his illustrious lifetime. Along the way, he also provided a wealth of insp...

Written by Christy Bowman

June 18, 2018 0

How Much of Your Financial Misery is Battery Powered?

With every battery powered device you add to your home, you're signing up for a lifetime subscription you may not realize.

Written by Cassandra Garnett

June 17, 2018 0

What Songs Are on Your Wallet's Playlist?

If your wallet were capable of creating a music playlist, what songs would reflect its dreams and aspirations?

Written by Cassandra Garnett

June 16, 2018 0

6 Signs Your Neighbor Has a Garden They Cannot Afford

Its springtime, which means your neighbors probably have ambitious gardening plans. But are they too ambitious for their budget?

Written by Christy Bowman

June 15, 2018 0

Could Debt Solve America's Obesity Epidemic?

Food manufacturers use packaging tricks to conceal shrunken quantities in an attempt to avoid price hikes.

Written by Cassandra Garnett

June 14, 2018 0

The DIRE Forecast For Retirement In 2030

Americans are retiring with more debt now more than ever, and that trend is forecast to grow.

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 13, 2018 0

The Epidemic of Student Debt Overshadows Credit Cards and Cars

Anyone who has ever graduated with student debt knows what a long shadow it casts in repayment terms. But you may not realize how bad the ep...

Written by Cassandra Garnett

June 12, 2018 0

Check Out This Trick to Get All Your Bills Paid For Free!

Imagine living in a world where not only all your bills were paid by someone else, but that someone else was actually the company whose goo...

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 11, 2018 0

What is the Maximum Length of Time You Should be Paying For a Car?

If you think you can continue making payments on a car for 84 months, you are ignoring critical details that will bite you down the road.

Written by Cassandra Garnett

June 10, 2018 0

Can You Respect a Boss Who is Broke?

If the person in charge of making payroll has personal financial problems, work can be pretty scary.

Written by Cassandra Garnett

June 09, 2018 0

6 Signs Your Co-Workers Have Debt Problems

The people you sit with every day might just be concealing their awful financial health.

Written by Christy Bowman

June 08, 2018 0

Top 5 Questions To Ask Before You Take Out A Loan

If you take out a loan blindly ignoring these top 5 questions to ask, you might be getting screwed.

Written by Christy Bowman

June 07, 2018 0

Would You Break Your Leg For Debt Freedom?

As I write this, I am recovering from a broken tibia and fibula. Overshadowing the actual pain of the injury is the inconvenience a broken l...

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 06, 2018 0

When Should I Refinance a Personal Loan?

If you don't watch out when you refinance a personal loan, you might get burned. Personal loans typically have interest costs...

Written by Christy Bowman

June 05, 2018 0

Demystifying the Blockchain and Crypto Currencies for your FIRE

Can investing in Blockchain and Crypto Currencies help you retire sooner?

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 04, 2018 0

This Is The Most Important (Hidden) Number To Know When You Shop For A House

Hint: it's not your interest rate or your credit score. In fact, this hidden number might cost you more than the price of your home in j...

Written by Cassandra Garnett

June 03, 2018 0

6 More Ways to Spot a Desperate Home Seller

When it comes to buying a home, you need to know who you're up against. It's no secret that sellers want the price to be as h...

Written by Kyle Mayers

June 02, 2018 0

Best Branded Credit Cards

You might not need face-paint to show you're a fan...the proof might just be in your wallet. Branded credit cards are a way for ...

Written by Christy Bowman

June 01, 2018 0

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