Before you store your valuables in a bank safe deposit box, here are 5 pros and 5 cons to storing valuables in a safe deposit box.
As every true salesman will tell you, “You can sell anything, it’s just a matter of setting the price.” That’s true in the current housing market. And it’s just as true in used car sales. Of course there’s a lot you can do to keep that final sales price as high as possible. Here are some tips… […]
We are in the process of buying a new car. It’s been awhile since we’ve purchased a new vehicle, so I set out to do some research first. I’m sharing the info here, with the hope that it will be helpful to others who are also in the market to buy a new or used […]
In the world of finance nothing ever seems fair. Some are lucky enough to be enrolled in an employer-sponsored retirement program. But where do you go if you have no such option? What should you do if you want to start planning for your post-career years on your own? It’s not a simple question to answer – because you will have […]
Payday loans are short-term, high-interest loans offered by small companies. Are they a good deal? Usually not. They are intended to cover your financial needs until you reach your next payday — that’s when you’re expected to repay the full amount, or you’ll be hit with additional fees and finance charges. Unfortunately, if you’re trying hard just to make […]
If you’re thinking about closing a credit card account, it’s probably for one the following reasons: You worry that possessing a credit card could tempt you into spending too much money. You’re tired of the high interest rates or annual fees. (Tip: you could try to negotiate a lower rate first.) You found a different […]
Basic info about getting a secured credit card and how they’re different from non-secured credit cards. Everything you need to know about secured credit cards, plus tips to determine if you really need one or not.