7 Things Succesful People Do NOT Do

  Some of the most successful individuals share common traits that have helped them reach their fullest potential. Along with some of the things that successful people do, there are several things that they avoid doing in order to save…

Make the Most of Your Credit Cards by Using Them Wisely

You’ll hear all kinds of opinions on the pros and cons of using credit cards. Granted, if you develop poor credit card habits, you could be opening the door to financial problems in the future. However, when used responsibly, they…

Most Common Financial Mistakes for Married Couples

Financial disagreement is a leading cause of marital issues everywhere. Stressing over money happens to everyone, but the situation can be worse when sharing finances with a life partner. Even though talking calmly about money trouble helps a great deal,…

I Saved a Little Money, How Should I Invest It?

If you have managed to save up a few thousand dollars over the years, you may want to think about investing instead of spending. Although personal savings have increased in the United States, the same cannot be said about personal…

Does Experience Pay?

As far as getting a job goes, there are many challenges along the way. One common dilemma faced by all first time applicants how to gain job experience when experience is required to apply for a job. This vicious cycle,…

Household Debt Is On The Rise And Here Is Why

Recent data showed that household debt is on the rise. In fact, according to the New York Fed's latest quarterly report on household debt, total household debt saw an increase of $35 billion to over $12 trillion. The driver of…

Budgeting For Lazy People

It seems there are two very different types of people today when it comes to personal finance. There are those who pay a great deal of attention to personal budgets and expenditures and those who seem to fly by the…