If you are going to combine households and finances, you need to know what you’re getting into. But how much should you know? And when should you know it?
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Having a credit card doesn’t have to lead to debt bondage. With the right mindset, a credit card can be a good idea. With the right approach, a credit card is just another financial tool.
When you find yourself with more time than you know what to do with, it’s a perfect opportunity to improve your freelance job search, and maybe do something about that “extra time” situation.
A lot can go wrong. There can be a lot of excuses. But if you really want to know how can I retire early, you have to be able to push past all of them!
Being modest with your money doesn’t just mean you spend less, look for deals, and maintain good credit; it goes far beyond that.
Earlier this year, I wrote a post titled 2 Common Debt Myths Debunked. The debt myths I touched upon were “everyone has debt so it must be normal” and “making monthly minimum payments means my debt will be paid off one day”. What a bunch of debt myth boloney eh?
Becoming an authorized user on another person's credit card--also known as "piggybacking"--is a popular way to boost one's credit score. However, it can have devastating results if you don't take into account certain considerations.
Each individual student must assess their own educational needs, capacities, and resources in order to determine the program that will give them the best opportunity of realizing their goals.
My 11-year-old son has started thinking about college. The reality, though, is that he’s 11 years old, and still thinks his parents are kind of awesome. He may decide that going to one of his parents’ alma maters isn’t the way to go. With all these factors up in the air, how do you figure out what to save for college?