Problem solving and creative solutions are sometimes the very things that keep a budget in line. I believe that bartering is one way we humans found to problem solve and get creative centuries ago. For example, the fairytale of “Jack and the Beanstalk”, which originated in the year 1734, is a classic story that begins […]
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When you stop getting a regular paycheck, it can become very easy to rely on things like loans and credit to get by. Though this might seem like the most feasible option to get by, it is actually the worst thing you can do financially. The misuse of credit cards and loans can lead to […]
Life insurance is one of the only ways that you can ensure that your family has the insurance protection that your family deserves. If something tragic were to happen to you, and you didn’t have life insurance coverage, your family would be responsible for a massive amount of debt and other final expenses.
I didn’t buy a car online when I was younger, although I still remember my first car. It was a green, Chevrolet Impala that was nearly as old as I was. Regardless, driving it to high school and my evening job was much better than walking. It had a few dings and the heater barely worked. […]
How many fun, exhilarating ways do you know of to make money from home? If playing with a puppy is your idea of heaven on earth, then you’re in luck! Becoming a dog-sitter through Rover.com is a simple and effective way to turn your passion for dogs into the money-making venture of your dreams. Whatever […]
It’s well-known that Texas is experiencing a boom period. What many don’t talk about is the huge influx of native Californians. And it’s not just because the climates are similar. No, Texas offers many things that California doesn’t, and we’re seeing the results of that. So why are more Californians than ever moving to Texas?
Tax justice is a topic that is overlooked in the society. People do not seem to understand why they pay the amount of taxes that are imposed on them by the government. People only pay it because it is a law that is governing their country. This makes it a habit rather than a channel […]
Many people believe that about half of all marriages end in divorce. In fact, those statistics have been quoted by a great number of people for years. However, according to a recent article in Psychology Today, those figures are not necessarily correct. The article goes on to hint that there is controversy over the true […]
If you play poker regularly, enjoy it immensely and are often victorious, it’s highly likely you’ve entertained the idea of going pro and someday taking the WSOP by storm. When you work hard but would like to bring home a little extra cash for your family each month, it’s easy to believe that a game […]
Spending more than you earn is one of the fastest ways to financial ruin. And yet many of us do just that. We live lifestyles that do not reflect the amount of money that we earn, and this can lead to a lifestyle propped up by debt. Here are some of the problems you can […]
Having a good credit score can heavily influence the sort of finance deals you get approved for and the rate of interest you are going to be charged and it can also be the difference between acceptance and rejection.
Does retiring feel like a long way off into your future? No matter what your age, now is the time to begin to prepare for retiring and plan for a rock solid financial future. If you’re in your 40s, consider sitting down now and putting some plans for your future on paper. This will help […]
Several “make money online” websites list online gambling as a risky yet viable method of making an extra buck online. And it’s a phenomenon that’s spreading – with the increased internet access in many areas, more and more people are able to play the best casino games online at Euro Palace. Gambling online is no […]
When it comes to managing our finances, Iíve got one trick for keeping it simple: The percentage. Itís the baseline for virtually any financial decision Iím about to make.† The ìpercentageî can either be how much money Iím going to make, or it could be how much money I stand to lose. Either way, determining […]
Sometimes life throws you a curve ball and you find yourself faced with an unexpected need for extra money. It could be caused from something as simple as a mistake in your budgeting. Or, perhaps you had an unplanned hospital stay or a car repair bill you don’t have the extra money to pay.