Fintech is Changing Your Finances Forever

Fintech is Changing Your Finances Forever

It isn’t often that we see something life changing in the business or financial industry, but when you see it, you can expect it to be huge.  Sometimes it is bad, like the stock market crash of 2008.  Other times, however, it can actually be a good thing.  Technology has made things a lot more convenient in just about every…


4 Tips On How You Can Take Full Advantage Of Business Trips

4 Tips On How You Can Take Full Advantage Of Business Trips

It’s easy to see the downside of traveling for business, but a little “glass-half-full” thinking can go a long way, especially if it’s half a glass of wine. You can appreciate some fun on a business trip while getting the work you were sent for done. Take advantage of the time you have available during business trips with some forethought…


Name Brand vs. Generic: Is One Really Better Than The Other?

Name Brand vs. Generic: Is One Really Better Than The Other?

Advertisements are what people use to help them make the decision to buy a product. However, brand loyalty comes at a price. And, in many cases, generic products are just as good as a brand name but at a much lower price to consumers. Sure, a number of brand-name products do have something unique they can offer, but many other…


5 Apps That’ll Pay You To Do Your Daily Shopping

5 Apps That’ll Pay You To Do Your Daily Shopping

Do you love to shop? Who doesn’t. Then why not get paid to do some shopping? There are all kinds of apps that will pay you to do the shopping you already do. Here are 5 of the best cashback smartphone apps. BeFrugal Anytime you make a purchase through the BeFrugal app, you can earn a maximum of 30% cash back. There are…


How To Qualify For A Mortgage When Changing Jobs

How To Qualify For A Mortgage When Changing Jobs

An amazing job offer comes along very few times in one’s life. But what if it comes at a time when you are trying to qualify for a mortgage? Oops. Bad timing. But it doesn’t have to stop you from getting a loan for your dream house in most circumstances. Some lending rules have eased a bit since the mortgage…


5 Financial Obstacles Facing Baby Boomer Retirees

5 Financial Obstacles Facing Baby Boomer Retirees

If bigger is better, than the Baby Boomer generation, with more than 76 million members and the distinction of being the largest generation, is certainly thriving. This generation controls more than 70% of the net worth of American households. There’s just one problem: the Baby Boomer generation isn’t necessarily retiring as well as they’d hoped. The Statistics According to CNBC,…


6 Easy Strategies To Grow Your Blog Readership

6 Easy Strategies To Grow Your Blog Readership

You might know how to create a blog, add content to a blog, but do you know how to drive traffic to your blog? Sometimes the simplest methods are the best: this list contains some of the most basic but essential ways to grow your blogs’ audience. 1. Produce Quality Content Consistently When people can count on you to update your blog…


Should You Invest If You Still Have Debt?

Should You Invest If You Still Have Debt?

On the surface, this question may seem like a no brainer. Why wouldn’t you pay off your debt first before you begin investing? If you are drowning in debt, especially high interest debt, that may be the better decision. However, if you have some debt at a low interest rate and are making all of your payments and still have…