Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on the essentials of personal finance success, ways to save on school and work lunches, and shopping tips for Kohl’s customers. Top 5 Articles 5 Essentials For Personal Finance Success — You aren't likely to...
My husband likes to joke that his mother cooked by the "smoke alarm method." I laugh, but not too hard, because people in glass houses shouldn't throw stones. I have burned my share of meals — I'm also prone to burn some types of things more than others. It happens, but you may not...
Questions regarding your credit generally do not have a simple cut and dried answer. Instead, credit-related questions more often require the rather ambiguous and sometimes frustrating response of, “It depends.” The answer to the question “How will medical bills affect my credit?” is no different. Show More Summary
Are you close to retirement? If so, you may want to take some time to see how your state of residence may impact your financial situation. After all, you need your money to last now that you're done working, and you don't want to find yourself strapped because of a high cost of living or taxes....
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As NYC gets too expensive, young artists are looking for cities where they can make art AND make rent. Here are five of the best cities for young artists. Best Cities For Artists: 5 Affordable Places To Be Creative appeared first on Money Under 30. © Moneyblogs, LLC.
There is a cost to holding onto things we should let go of: anger, frustration, resentment, or even worse. Can we really afford to keep paying this bill?
Retirement isn't like crossing a stationary finish line, one where the race is over once you surpass some defined financial threshold; instead, creating a purpose driven retirement, much like growing into a fulfilling career, requires modest (and sometimes major) course corrections along the way.
Hedge fund operators mainly run compressed portfolios, and should be measured against NASDAQ 100, up 5.5%, rather than the S&P 500, up 8% to date. Scroll down the S&P 500 Index, focusing on performers and non-performers. Without fail, patterns emerge. Bank paper is out while Internet properties excel. Many industrials remain [...]
Cheap flight day is August 23rd. It's the day airlines drop prices following the end of the summer peak travel season. It's also a great time to save a bundle on your next flight.
Pop quiz! What does the number 2,467 have to do with real estate? Is it: the dollar amount of the average mortgage payment; the average number of times a homeowner visits a home improvement store in a single month; or the median square footage of new-construction homes built last year? If [...]
Do you really need to spend a lot for your morning coffee, or is the cheap stuff just as good? Jeff Rossen set up a blind taste test to see.
Playing old board games with friends is a fun way to spend a Saturday night. The drinks are flowing, the snacks are as plentiful as the laughs, and the spirit of competition keeps everyone a little livelier than usual. During one wildly successful board game night, we had an epiphany — [...]
Photo courtesy of Pexels. On two recent episodes ofHerMoney podcast, I interviewed two intelligent, educated, successful women — BrenéBrown, author of “Rising Strong”and creator of one of the most-viewedTED Talksof all time and behavioral economist Sarah Newcomb, author of the new book “Loaded:Money, Psychology, and How to Get Ahead without Leaving [...]
According to a survey released by the Federal Reserve earlier this year, up to 46 percent of American adults don’t have an extra $400 to cover an emergency. While this worrisome statistic is partly due to poverty and low wages, poor spending and saving habits are also to blame. When we don’t save enough money […]
Finances should be front and center if you want to increase the odds of a successful marriage.
If you own a midsized home (especially in a hot suburban real estate market like Cary, NC, or Chesapeake, VA), you may be selling to a younger demographic. Millennials have begun entering the home-buying market and, according to a Trulia survey, are specifically interested in homes between 2,000 and 2,600 [...]
While that newly renovated condo looks great in photos, what’s really behind the rapturous Chicago, IL, real estate listing? When it comes to assessing a potential new home, the savvy buyer knows to go full True Detective (first season, at least) and relentlessly sleuth. That waterfall showerhead is beautiful, but [...]
The decision to finance some or all of you home is usually a trade-off between lower rates today at the risk of higher rates in the future. Until December 2015, when the Fed raised rates for the first time (and so far, only time) that decision has been a good one. [...]
Being an adult is hard. Bills, in-laws, babies. Luckily there’s a way to navigate big life choices like a pro. Forbes recently spoke with former University of Chicago Professor Robert Michael on how using basic simple economic principles can help make killer choices. More Schooling? “College education pays a rate of [...]