I you are considering borrowing against your 401k plan, please be aware of the advantages and disadvantages of that choice.
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Peer to peer lending site, Lending Club, recently passed a quarter of a billion dollars in originated loans. They also won a Webby. To celebrate they are offering up cash bonuses to investors.
You can find foreclosures, fixer-uppers, and other “as is” type properties for low prices. However, many people focus only on the great deal they are getting, rather than considering the costs that go into fixing up a property.
In some cases, an IRA CD can be a good deal. But it is important to remember that an IRA CD works like any other CD, and you should also realize that you can hold any CD in an IRA — it doesn’t have to be something specifically marketed as for IRAs.
It seems as though there are a lot of cleaners out there, promising to keep your home clean. However, in many cases you can keep your home clean fairly inexpensively — with the help of do-it-yourself household cleaners.
Scott and Bethany Palmer say that every person has a primary personality and a secondary personality. I liked this viewpoint as it adds a little more subtlety to the whole “what kind of money person am I” exploration.
Knowledge is power, and if you know about credit and credit cards, you can use them as tools. Many people believe that closing a credit card account will help improve their credit. Sadly, that's a myth -- and here are some more.