10 Personal Finance Apps That Make Your Life Easier

10 Personal Finance Apps That Make Your Life Easier

Sometimes keeping up with your expenses can feel like a real chore. Balancing your checkbook, sending off payments, and making sure enough money stays in your account can be daunting, so why not make it easier on yourself? Here are some of the top 10 finance apps that will help you stay on top of your finances. 1. Mint The Mint app offers a real-time…


8 Off-Grid Ways of Living to Save Money

8 Off-Grid Ways of Living to Save Money

Going off the grid isn’t a lifestyle for everyone, but adopting some aspects of this life can be a great way to save money without having to completely move to a cabin in the woods. Instead of taking thing that far, you can reduce consumption and save money by eschewing some of the costly and wasteful habits that most people…


The Best Places To Sell What You Make By Hand

The Best Places To Sell What You Make By Hand

If you are super-talented at making your own clothes, ornaments or fabrics then there is a market out there for your goods. People are always looking to support products that have that personal touch and are made in America, but it can sometimes be difficult to know where to find your potential buyers. Here are the 5 very best places to sell…


The Five Habits Of People In Debt

The Five Habits Of People In Debt

Do you ever wish you had someone that would just follow you around and slap your credit card out of your hand whenever you were about to make a bad financial decision? The “good angel, bad angel” on the shoulder portrayed in movies would sure come in handy when you’re about to make potentially life-ruining purchases or decisions. And believe…


5 Tips To Help Curb Unnecessary Online Shopping

5 Tips To Help Curb Unnecessary Online Shopping

Are you addicted to online shopping? With the ability to browse and buy products from the comfort of your couch, and then receive a package right at your front door, it’s hard not to get hooked. And with constant access to the Internet through smartphones, the addiction follows us everywhere. That’s why it’s important to get online shopping under control.…


7 Ways to Make Your Retirement More Successful

7 Ways to Make Your Retirement More Successful

Scared of retirement? Not confident about your retirement planning? Haven’t saved enough? Worried about the how much help your life insurance would be? All of us plan to live a certain kind of life after we retire from our hectic jobs but to live that desired lifestyle we need to have a strong financial portfolio. While we all know that…


Options To File Your Income Taxes On Time

Options To File Your Income Taxes On Time

As you know, Tax Day has been moved to April 18th. If you live in Maine or Massachusetts, you have until April 19 to file, because it’s Patriots’ Day on the 18th in those states. Lucky you, right? Not so fast! Although you technically get a three-day (or four-day) reprieve, you don’t want to put off your taxes ’til the…


Make Money Off Of Anticipated Food & Energy Inflation

Make Money Off Of Anticipated Food & Energy Inflation

Looks like oil companies won’t be in a slump for long. When word got out that U.S. rates will be hiked only twice this year, the dollar slumped while crude prices rose — and there’s a good possibility that the latter will go even higher. For one, experts agree that oil prices have reached their lowest point. Outside the Organization…