Before you sign your next lease you want to make sure you read over everything carefully and that you fully understand what's included in it. The last thing you want is to be tied into a lease you've signed and then find out something you don't agree with or are not happy about.Read More
When it comes to tax season, it can get a little stressful especially if you are thinking of filing your taxes on your own or are worried about what it will cost you to have a tax professional file your taxes for you.Read More
As you get comfortable with creating a new budget in advance of every new month (because no two months are like), it's important to remember that certain situations might require you to review your budget in detail or even completely overhaul it and in this post, I'm highlighting some of those specific situations.Read More
Whenever the topic of saving for retirement comes up, I am often met with statements similar to the following " I don't earn enough to save for retirement", "I'm waiting to get a better job before I start saving" or "I'll play catch up when I earn more", but saving for retirement on a small or low income is very possible. I'm sharing some suggestions on how to do it.Read More
There is always something scary happening somewhere in financial markets around the world. The sky is always falling somewhere and people always have something to say about it and let's not forget the panic and hysteria that follows. With all the nay saying going on, you might as well go to the bank right now withdraw all your money, cash out all your investments and stuff it into your mattress and then put whatever doesn't fit into your pillowcase. Right? Wrong!Read More
One of the common ways to manage multiple credit cards and pay off debt quickly is by transferring your credit card balances from one or multiple credit cards to a single card that offers a much lower interest rates usually for a fixed period of time. While this approach might work if you are trying to save money on interest while you pay off your debt, it is also a huge trap people fall into.Read More
People talk about this all the time - Being frugal. In a lot of cases, the consistent message seems to be that the only way to really save money is to be completely frugal and enjoy life's "little" pleasures. But what if you don't want to be completely frugal and you prefer life's bigger pleasures?Read More
Did you know that there's a big chance that you might be overlooking some tax deductions which you may qualify for especially if you file your taxes yourself? In this post, I'm sharing some of the most commonly overlooked tax deductions that you should keep in mind when you are filing your taxes so you don't leave any money on the table.