April 17, 2014
Most people want two things in life: They want to live comfortably with all their needs met, and they want to make a difference. It’s an ideal situation when both of these desires can be fulfilled through one avenue.
Angel investing can...
April 9, 2014
There are many factors which impact the size of your mortgage loan, most of which are within your control. Your income, savings, and credit history will be...
April 8, 2014
Advanced education is definitely valuable, but considering the cost of many 4-year degrees, is it financially worthwhile?
No one was asking this question 10 years ago. Because back then, college grads were more employable, and college...
April 4, 2014
All a crafty identity thief needs to sign up for credit cards, government benefits or even a driver’s license is a valid Social Security number in many cases, and it doesn’t matter whether that number belongs to an adult or an infant.
April 1, 2014
The day has finally arrived to close your mortgage loan and settle on your new property. At this time, you must be prepared to review and sign a lot of important closing...
March 26, 2014
As the world begins to learn more about bitcoin, a greater number of individuals and businesses are choosing to adopt it. But why? What is it about this crypto-currency that makes it an attractive medium of exchange? It turns out that...
March 25, 2014
A zombie bank account refers to the practice of banks reopening closed checking accounts without notifying the account holder, or bank accounts “coming back from the dead.”
When a Closed Account Comes Back to Life
March 24, 2014
In determining what type of mortgage loan is best for you, it is wise to know which mortgage loans are available to you. First, know that the type of loan and the type of...
March 21, 2014
It doesn’t take long for couples to realize that some important marital issues must be approached delicately; finances are one of those...
March 20, 2014
My grandmother had a coffee can for spare silver coins. My Dad saved at his local post office in a savings account. Those were a sign of the times — the U.S. postal savings system was the first government-guaranteed savings vehicle, but it...