Ending the Confusion to Achieve Homeownership

October 13, 2017

Do you still think that part of the American Dream is owning a home? Although 93 percent of adults believe that homeownership is still part of the American Dream, a survey finds lack of awareness about critical assistance programs is holding many would-be homebuyers back. Own a home? How can you turn your dreams of homeownership into reality? Read on.


How Much Should You Tip in 2017?

August 18, 2017

Do you tip? How much should you tip? Who tips the most and why? Study finds both men and women tip. While women tip out of empathy, men has other motivations for doing so. Read on for the fascinating details.


10 Tax Deductions You May Be Overlooking

February 17, 2017

For many tax season couldn’t come soon enough to recoup some extra cash. Because of course every penny counts. But are you maximizing your tax refund? The folks at Wheels for Wishes say many people are leaving these 10 tax deductions on the table. Find out what they are and what you can do to make sure you’re taking advantage of all the deductions available to you.


How to Escape Your Unemployment (or Under-Employment) Trap

July 16, 2014

Principal Recruiter Lays the Blueprint By Ginny Grimsley There’s good news for jobs in the United States. •  In June, the private sector added 288,000 jobs, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. •  The unemployment rate has shrunk to 6.1 percent, the lowest since September 2008, when the Great Recession was just starting. The […]


Creating Positive Financial Habits for Your Children

July 10, 2014

Nationally Recognized Personal Finance Expert Explains How to Educate Your Kids about Money As a parent, it’s important to introduce your children to healthy habits, and that doesn’t stop when it comes to the topic of finances. “Instilling financial discipline in your children  is easiest at a young age, especially if you can do it […]


Chili’s Coupons

February 18, 2014

Chili’s has a two different deals you can take advantage of. The first deal is for a free kid’s meal with the purchase of an adult entrée. The second deal is for a free appetizer of your choice with the purchase of an adult entrée. Click here to print the coupons. These deals are available […]


Don’t Become A Victim of Labor Day Deals

August 27, 2013

By Jessica Williams Labor Day Weekend marks the second largest retail sales weekend of the year. This holiday weekend is the official end-of-summer celebration, marking the beginning of back to school for children and the end of family vacations. With Black Friday being only a couple of months away, many shoppers will be scoping out […]


Top 10 Credit Cards for People With Bad Credit

August 16, 2013

By Jessica Williams If you have bad credit and are interested in getting a credit card to help you to begin rebuilding your credit history, make sure you get the credit card that is right for you. Keep in mind that making on-time minimum monthly payments with all of your creditors and keeping your account […]


10 Tips That Will Save You Money When Buying A Car

August 5, 2013

By Jessica Williams With the rapid growth of the auto industry and the sizeable government incentives that are being offered, it is now easier for buyers to make a deal. Purchasing a reliable used car once gave buyers the most bang for their buck, but today it can sometimes makes more sense to purchase a […]


Back-to-School is High Season for Child Identity Theft

July 30, 2013

By: Caroline Wilbert Tips From Equifax Experts to Help Protect Your Child’s Identity Whether you are enrolling your kindergartener in school for the first time, equipping your middle school child with his first smartphone or sending your daughter to high school with a debit card, it’s important during the back-to-school season to be vigilant about […]


Reducing the cost of your work commute

July 5, 2013

By Sijun Li Millions of Americans commute to work everyday, and incur various expenses from gas and public transportation to tolls.  Throughout the year, these costs can add up, significantly reducing the amount of money you have at your disposal. This can be especially difficult if you have a mountain of credit card debt, as you […]