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3 Money Lessons I Learned in the Marine Corps

These money lessons I learned in the military have shaped my life and helped find financial freedom It’s been 15 years since I got out of the Marine Corps and I still look back and remember some really good times. Another thing I remember is what my experience in the military taught me about money. […]

Understanding Bad Credit and Fixing your Credit Score

Understanding the credit score factors in bad credit and fixing your credit score before a loan can get you a better rate and save money We’ve all been there, either bad credit or no credit at all. There is a saying in the banking world that loans are for people that don’t need them. That’s […]

How to Stay on Top of Your Budget

Getting your personal finances together can be a challenge. If you are not the type of person that is able to easily save then you might need a bit of assistance. Luckily, there are many amazing professionals out there that live to help in this regard. Hiruy Amanuel, co-founder of venture capital firm A.J. Ventures, […]

16 Easy Money Tax Tips for Year-Round Savings

Tax tips only seem popular for one month a year but year-round tax planning can save you thousands! Blog posts on taxes, people couldn’t care less for 334 days of the year. That one month or so every year and tax tips become some of the most searched posts on personal finance. But are you […]

How to Date When You’re Broke

Being broke doesn’t have to mean being single. Check out these broke dating ideas to find love without losing your financial well-being Reading through some of the scholarship essays we’ve been posting reminds me of what it was like to be young and broke. Ah, all those ramen noodles. I’ve always been kind of thrifty […]

Magic Money Saving Tricks and Ideas

Get good at saving money and it can seem like magic to your budget I’ve heard all kinds of money saving tricks, some worth pennies and others that can save thousands a month. Like learning how to be a good magician, it can take a little time to learn some of these money saving ideas […]