According to a Bloomberg analysis prepared by real estate website Zillow, 23 of the largest 50 cities have rental homes that are unaffordable for millennials.
It has been an absolute whirlwind these last 5 weeks since we had our first baby. We read, researched, prepped, and read some more – only to find we were still rather overwhelmed by this new person in our lives.
As much of a rollercoaster ride this short time has been, we’ve certainly learned many lessons – particularly money-saving lessons.
While you are responsible for making smart money choices wherever you go, location can still play a major role when it comes to your finances. Some states have stronger job markets, while others have higher average incomes. When you account for taxes and the cost of living, you realize that a dollar earned here is different from a dollar earned there.
Refinancing two mortgages allows you to consolidate your loans into one payment, often lowering your monthly bill. You may also find lower rates under the right circumstances.
When you think about getting married, you think about pretty dresses, big parties, and an amazing honeymoon. What you don't tend to think about is joint bank accounts, debt ratios, and discretionary income. I mean, who wants to walk down the aisle while they contemplate their long-term budget?
The problem here is that reality soon comes crashing down and people often realize they have two totally different spending styles – then the fighting begins. But this isn't the only way! It is actually very possible for two people to merge their lives without fighting about money. All it takes is a little forethought.
Some people work so hard to get it absolutely right that they don’t have the bandwith to do all the other things that go into making a business successful. You can be so anal about the little details that you lose sight of all a lot of the bigger things that need to be accomplished.
One perfect example could be a company getting so caught up on having the perfect website that they lose track of some of the other vital components of the business.
If you’re an entrepreneur you start your company because you think you can be...
Big data has the ability to speed up lengthy processes, promote safety and environmental regulation, and reduce the cost for knowledge ratio.
Finding a good job can be a real challenge these days, especially for recent college graduates.
While the overall job market seems to be improving, some areas of the country are definitely doing better than others. So which cities have the best employment opportunities as well as good quality of life?
While you have little control over what goes on in the operating room, you can prepare for the worst by planning ahead with smart legal and financial precautions.
Let’s face it: we could all use some advice when it comes to managing our finances.
Certified money coach, Carrie Birgbauer Friedberg, writes about 6 ways you can stay on top of your finances – no matter what life throws at you.