Personal Finance

Our team of experts is here to help provide unbiased, common-sense personal finance advice & insights. Get money management tips & ideas, learn how to improve your budgeting and receive guidance on how to save & invest your money to drive greater returns. These are just some of the personal finance topics our experts address.

8 Reasons to Save Money in 2019

8 Reasons to Save Money in 2019

8 Reasons to Save Money in 2019

There are numerous reasons to save money in the coming year. Whether you’ve recently graduated college or have been in the workforce for years, it’s never a bad time to take a good, hard look at your finances. You never know what 2019 may bring, but you want to be ready for anything. Here are... Read More

Finding a Good Budget App for You

Finding a Good Budget App for You

Finding a Good Budget App for You

Are you looking for an easy way stick to your budget? Having a budgeting app can identify unplanned discretionary spending and help you save money. When you have something to hold you accountable to your spending habits, it’s easier to control where your money goes. You can find a good budget app that allows you to manage your money easily from your smartphone. Benefits... Read More

How to Make More Money

How to Make More Money

How to Make More Money

Late payments, rejected loan applications and dried-out bank accounts can be depressing. There are always ways to spend money, but how do you make more money when you need it? Can you earn extra money on the side? If you’re worried about money, try these easy money-making methods on the side. You don’t have to... Read More

How Can I Deal with Financial Troubles?

How Can I Deal with Financial Troubles?

How Can I Deal with Financial Troubles?

No one wants to deal with financial troubles. Unfortunately, even when you’re going out of your way to avoid them, you may find yourself with overdue payments, overdrafts and a plummeting credit score. It’s easy to feel overwhelmed. Your situation might feel hopeless at times, but you have several different options when financial problemshaunt you.... Read More

Finding the Best Payment Apps

Finding the Best Payment Apps

Finding the Best Payment Apps

Mobile payments are steadily increasing as consumers find a wider range of reliable apps to use for payments. Payment apps prioritize convenience while making it easy to track your spending habits. You can use your credit card number to set up an account, allowing you to pay digitally. Payment apps provide safe and secure ways to... Read More

How Can I Save More Money Each Month?

How Can I Save More Money Each Month?

How Can I Save More Money Each Month?

Most of the money spent by the average American is from their taxed income or take-home pay. Accounts like HSA (Health Savings Account) and FSA (Flexible Spending Account) are withheld before you get your paycheck amount-pre-tax. Ultimately, you end up paying fewer taxes which saves you money. Every dollar helps, andthey add up quickly when... Read More

8 of the Best Banking Apps

8 of the Best Banking Apps

8 of the Best Banking Apps

Technology makes life easier. And convenience is everything. That’s why banking online, particularly mobile banking, is so popular. But which banking app is best? The Credit.com editorial team looked at some of the best banking apps out there to help you find the one that’s right for you. Find our take on the key benefits... Read More

How to Make Money Online

How to Make Money Online

How to Make Money Online

Working remotely or online is a rapidly growing trend. Whether you’re out of work and need a new career, or you need a convenient way to make extra cash, find out how to make money online with this guide. You’ll discover the top industries, statistics about the rise of remote work and all the tips... Read More

How Much Does Uber Cost and How to Save

How Much Does Uber Cost and How to Save

How Much Does Uber Cost and How to Save

Ridesharing apps such as Uber and Lyft have disrupted the transportation industry. Millions of Americans have the Uber app on their smartphones. And Uber completes 15 million rides every day in the United States. However, if you rely on the service often, you can end up spending a ton of money each year. Depending on... Read More

Eating Out Less and Other Money Saving Tips

Eating Out Less and Other Money Saving Tips

Eating Out Less and Other Money Saving Tips

The Bureau of Labor Statistics found that the average American spends roughly $3,000 annually dining out. That number has only increased between 2012 and 2015. Even if you only spend $50 every week on meals at restaurants, you still end up spending $2,500 you can put to better use. With a few simple tricks, you... Read More

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