When Should You Consult a Financial Advisor?

October 06, 2015

Just landed your dream job? Bought your first home? Had a baby? Planning for retirement? All of these scenarios can be difficult to navigate on your own, but the good news is, you don't have too. Many people believe that only rich people have…

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6 Spending Mistakes You Need To Avoid Starting Today

October 05, 2015

Learning how to manage your money is an essential financial skill that’s as important as the size of your salary. If you don’t master the art of money management, then the amount of money you earn each month is irrelevant since it will inevitably…

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10 Most Affordable Places to Retire

September 26, 2015

From sunny, tropical Florida to a historically significant city in Texas, America has plenty of cities that are quite inexpensive for retirees to settle and enjoy their golden years. Let’s take a look at the top 10 most affordable places to…

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Are Your Credit Card Rewards Worth the Fees?

September 23, 2015

Consumers with excellent credit, regularly receive credit card offers that come with impressive rewards. When these perks are suited to your spending habits and can be exploited to their full potential, you’ll be able to save drastic sums of…

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3 Legitimate Small Businesses You Can Start from Home

September 22, 2015

You’ve probably come across websites attempting to sell you on the idea of various “make money online” programs. Truthfully? Most of those either aren’t legit or will cost you an arm and a leg to be successful. That doesn’t mean there aren’t…

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Is Mobile Banking Safe?

September 22, 2015

Over the past few years, American consumers have come around to the advantages of mobile banking in record numbers. Recently, a major milestone was achieved when a majority of Americans reported that they use some form of mobile banking….

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What to Expect from Android Pay?

September 21, 2015

The time has come for Android users to finally rejoice. It has been almost a year since Apple Pay debuted, but now Google is working on its version of the mobile payment system, which is referred to as ‘Android Pay’ for now. Based on Android’s…

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Should Couples Share A Bank Account?

September 20, 2015

Thirty years ago having joint bank and credit card accounts was fairly common.  Now, couples have a different approach when it comes to the commingling of individual funds.  Recent studies show that increasingly more couples are…

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5 Tips To Protect Your Mobile Credit Card Data

September 18, 2015

These days, it seems like we are constantly hearing about identity theft and security breaches. According to an Identity Fraud Study conducted by the Javelin Strategy & Research, $16 billion was stolen from 12.7 million U.S. customers last…

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Everything you need to know about Apple Pay

September 17, 2015

Last year, Tim Cook announced a revolutionary feature that would be included in all new iPhones. Since then, it has been enhanced several times with the launch of the Apple Watch and iOS9. This feature was promised to change the way you shop…

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A Guide to Credit Card Practices around the World

September 16, 2015

For those of us that grew up in the United States, it’s pretty easy to take the ubiquity of credit cards for granted. With hundreds of millions of credit cards in circulation, Americans charged more than $4 trillion dollars on their credit…

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What to Expect from the Chase Freedom® Mobile App

September 15, 2015

Everyone loves saving money, and the new Chase Freedom® Mobile App makes doing so easier than ever for Chase Freedom® Cardholders.Understanding the AppMost people have rewards and coupons for each of the stores they shop at. The problem…

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Smart Financial Habits to Build Wealth

September 14, 2015

We all want to live comfortably without having to worry about our personal finances, and the easiest way to do this is to look closely at our spending habits. This may sound like a chore, but the good news is, it’s really not. …

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What To Do Once Your Identity Has Been Stolen

September 02, 2015

According to recent statistics from Transunion, approximately 9.9 Million people fall prey to identity theft every year. Even more concerning for consumers everywhere is that this is the fastest growing crime in America.The theft or misuse of a…

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5 Ways You Can Start Paying Off Debt Today

August 17, 2015

Living with a lot of debt can feel like a mountain you'll never be able to surmount. If you have personal, medical or student debt and you’re serious about getting it paid down or off completely, check out these 7 easy tips…

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