One of the pitfalls of finances is the desire to appear rich. Appearance is a big deal, and financial wealth is still seen very much as a measure of worth.
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Before you decide to buy a house, though, it's important to study up a little bit. A home purchase is a large and complex transaction, and you need to know what that entails before you take the plunge.
My son has an interest in music, specifically in learning guitar, and he is also interested in ways to earn more money. So I thought it would be fun for him to read How Ella Grew an Electric Guitar by Orly Sade and Ellen Neuborne.
With spring comes prom season, and many families are getting ready — and saving up. According to a story from Reuters, the average family will spend $1,139 on prom this year.
If you can’t refinance your home, consider looking into a HARP refinance. These streamlined home refinances are fairly quick most of the time, and they can help you take advantage of the low mortgage rates.
If you want to save money, one way to do it is to pay off your mortgage early. There are various ways to pay off your mortgage early, including these two strategies.
Credit cards, when used carefully, can be great financial tools. However, you have to make the credit card work for you. If you don’t, you end up paying a great deal in interest charges.