4 Reasons You Could Be Denied a Mortgage

Mortgages

4 Reasons You Could Be Denied a Mortgage

4 Reasons You Could Be Denied a Mortgage

So, you’ve thought about whether renting or buying your next home is the right decision for you. If you decide to buy a home, you’ll likely have to prepare for financing your purchase with mortgage payments. Here’s where things can get a bit tricky. While getting a hold of the costs involved with home buying can… Read More

8 Ways to Be a More Frugal Foodie

Personal Finance

8 Ways to Be a More Frugal Foodie

8 Ways to Be a More Frugal Foodie

We all know that eating out can be expensive, but it turns out that cooking for yourself can also be costly. Since food is not an expense we can afford to cut out completely, it’s a good idea to consider cutting back — without sacrificing taste. Check out these tips to save money in your kitchen… Read More

8 Fun & Cheap Date Ideas

Personal Finance

8 Fun & Cheap Date Ideas

8 Fun & Cheap Date Ideas

We all know that going out can be expensive, but it is possible to have a date on a budget. Whether you are meeting someone for the first time or looking for a new and different experience with an established partner, you are probably looking for an idea other than making dinner at home and… Read More

The 10 States With the Most Money Stress

Personal Finance

The 10 States With the Most Money Stress

The 10 States With the Most Money Stress

Among the many reasons Hawaii would be a pleasant place to live, people there are pretty content with their financial situations. Living on the Hawaiian islands is by no means cheap — it costs a lot to import all the essentials — but in spite of that, Hawaiian residents feel the best about their ability… Read More

8 Money Lessons to Learn Before You Turn 40

Personal Finance

8 Money Lessons to Learn Before You Turn 40

8 Money Lessons to Learn Before You Turn 40

Reaching your fifth decade is a milestone, and hopefully you have learned a few things on the way. Here are some of the important financial lessons that are good to learn before turning 40. 1. Keep Your Housing in Check Since the median age of first-time homebuyers is 31, you’ve likely already bought a home. If… Read More

3 Valentine’s Day Gotchas

Identity Theft

3 Valentine’s Day Gotchas

3 Valentine’s Day Gotchas

Neil Young said only love can break your heart. It can break the bank, too, particularly during Valentine’s season, when emotions — and loneliness – can run high. Scammers and companies that turns gotchas into profits know all about your weaknesses. The “loneliness industry” cut its teeth with 1-900 commercials during the 1990s, but now… Read More

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