Is 2013 the Right Time to Buy a House?

Mortgages

Is 2013 the Right Time to Buy a House?

Is 2013 the Right Time to Buy a House?

Have you noticed it yet? The growing murmur out there, getting louder every week, bubbling up in newspapers, on TV, and on news sites, and it’s telling you … to buy a house in 2013. OK, maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration, but there are definitely a lot of experts (and non-experts) suggesting that… Read More

4 Ways to Pay Off Your Student Loans Faster

Students

4 Ways to Pay Off Your Student Loans Faster

4 Ways to Pay Off Your Student Loans Faster

So you have student loans and can’t wait to get them paid off? Join the club! There are millions of people across the U.S. who are in that very position right now. Some are struggling, some are making progress, and some are just getting by. For those who are looking for ways to pay those… Read More

5 Ways the Fiscal Cliff Deal Will Affect Your Taxes

Personal Finance

5 Ways the Fiscal Cliff Deal Will Affect Your Taxes

5 Ways the Fiscal Cliff Deal Will Affect Your Taxes

At the last possible moment, Congress finally approved a deal to avoid the so-called fiscal cliff that was threatening to enact automatic cuts to government programs and tax increases on Americans. While the fiscal cliff was a self-imposed crisis resulting from a previous bipartisan deal by members of Congress, it’s nice to know that our… Read More

The 4 Best Ways to Make Money from Home

Personal Finance

The 4 Best Ways to Make Money from Home

The 4 Best Ways to Make Money from Home

Have you seen those ads that seem to be all over the Internet these days? They say something like “make $1,000 per week from the comfort of your own home.” Now it should go without saying that such schemes are not very reliable and should be avoided in most cases. But that still leaves the… Read More

How You Can Ease the Burden of Student Loan Debt

Students

How You Can Ease the Burden of Student Loan Debt

How You Can Ease the Burden of Student Loan Debt

When it comes to having massive amounts of debt, student loans are one of the biggest culprits, especially now that student loan debt has surpassed credit card debt in America. So what can you do if you find that you’re sitting under a mountain of student loan debt? Here are a few suggestions to help… Read More

When Is Debt Consolidation Legitimate?

Managing Debt

When Is Debt Consolidation Legitimate?

When Is Debt Consolidation Legitimate?

Does the phrase “debt consolidation” mean anything to you? For some, it brings to mind the idea of financial scams and disreputable companies trying to take advantage of unsuspecting consumers. But is that really the case? Well, yes and no. Debt consolidation, at its most basic level, is simply the action of grouping all your… Read More

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