How to Budget When You Live Paycheck to Paycheck

How to Budget When You Live Paycheck to Paycheck

Studies have proven time and time again that a majority of Americans live from one paycheck to the next. This means that only one missing paycheck could lead to serious financial stress. Living from paycheck to paycheck means that budgeting is a must. To set up the...
Improving a FICO Score in Four Steps

Improving a FICO Score in Four Steps

A high FICO score can unlock many doors for consumers, including the doors to low mortgage interest rates, attractive credit card offers, and zero-interest car loans. A low FICO score, however, keeps many of those entrances locked and creates a far more expensive...
Budget-Friendly Features of Autumn Travel

Budget-Friendly Features of Autumn Travel

While it may not feel like it in some parts of the country, the summer season has officially come to an end. This means that the comfortable temperatures and beautiful colors of autumn will be here in no time. One of the best ways to celebrate the turning of the...
Drafting a Personal Spending Rulebook

Drafting a Personal Spending Rulebook

If you’ve never given much thought to personal finance, there’s no time like the present to do so. A personal spending rulebook is a great way to get started on saving and proper spending. If you want to be a smarter spender, these tips will make personal finance...
The Importance of Personal Finance In Your 20s (Part 3)

The Importance of Personal Finance In Your 20s (Part 3)

We are back with two more important tips on the importance of personal finance in your 20s and what you can do to prepare for the future. In case you missed it, check out Part 1 and Part 2. 5) Start an emergency fund Starting an emergency fund is an important step as...