When it comes to choosing a bank, you may become stuck between settling with a traditional bank and a neighborhood credit union. On the surface, banks and credit unions are quite similar. They both offer checking and savings accounts, loans and other financial products. However, there are quite a … [Read more...] about Which is Better? Credit Union or Traditional Bank?
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So apparently Be Late For Something Day is coming on September 5th. That means you’re officially excused from arriving to work late today! (Okay, maybe not!) [Tweet "It's Be Late For Something Day! What are YOU going to be late for? Hopefully not your bills!"] However, there are a couple of things … [Read more...] about Be Late For Something Day: Be Late For Something Today, Anything BUT Your Bills!
Time for a new car? One of the hardest parts about buying a new car is choosing something you can absolutely afford. Persuasive car sales people combined with shiny paint can ruin a person's budget in a hurry! At the end of the day, most people need a reliable car. The process of car shopping on a … [Read more...] about Car Shopping on a Budget
Even though it’s Eat Outside Day, that doesn't mean you have to spend your entire paycheck on a 5 course meal. (But that doesn’t mean should settle for McDonald's either.) Here’s how you can enjoy eating out, without breaking the bank: Don’t Go Out With An Empty Stomach If you go out hungry, you’re … [Read more...] about It’s Eat Outside Day! Here’s How You Can Afford Eating Out Without Breaking The Bank
If you've just graduated from college and don't make a lot of money, you may think you're destined to live with others forever. Whether it's with your parents or roommates, you may think that living on your own is out of reach. However, don't get depressed. You're not destined to live with … [Read more...] about How You Can Afford To Live On Your Own
The FICO® Credit Score is a credit rating that forms a major part of the information used by lenders in assessing the risks involved in a loan application. This score is used to decide whether to extend a loan or grant credit. FICO® is an acronym for the company that created it, the Fair Isaac … [Read more...] about Get a Free FICO® Credit Score and How to Track Your Credit