How a 600 Credit Score will Ruin Your Life and How to Change It

A 600 credit score isn’t going to lock you out of the money you need but it will affect your life in ways you don’t realize If you’re checking your credit score, it’s probably because you’re … [Read More...]

Financial Planning in Your 30s [3 Traps to Avoid]

Financial planning in your 30s will make the difference between rich and poor in retirement. Financial planning in your 30s, it doesn’t sound as sexy as finding hot stocks or making millions on a … [Read More...]

Truth about How to Invest in Stocks Online [3 Wall Street Lies]

Three Wall Street lies told to investors and the truth about investing in stocks online. How to get the most out of your money.

How to Get a Peer Loan on Bad Credit Now

Getting bad credit peer loans is easy. More important is understanding your credit and getting back on track after the loan. We’ve all been there. Maybe a missed payment hit your credit score or you’ve had bad credit for a while. You might just not have much credit history, a major factor in bad credit […]

5 Infinite Banking Myths Debunked

What is Infinite Banking and is it a scam? How to use infinite banking for financial freedom.

What is Financial Freedom, Really?

Financial freedom and retiring early may not mean what you think. Take it from someone that retired at 40. The Financial Independence, Retire Early (FIRE) movement has gotten some big press lately … [Read More...]

5 Best Websites for Cheap Wedding Loans

You don’t have to settle on a budget wedding. Use these websites for wedding loans for your special day. There are few times in life you’ll remember as often as your wedding day. My wife and I had … [Read More...]

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People in these 13 States Owe More than They Make a Year

The Average Debt in America is Exploding and Americans Just Can’t Help but Borrow More The chorus after the 2008 financial collapse was that borrowers had heard the harsh message and were taking out less debt. After a 63-year trend of borrowing more money each year, households cut back after the housing bubble threatened to […]

How Long Does it Take to Rebuild Credit?

How many years does it take to recover a credit score and how do you do it? There are two questions I get most frequently on the blog. The first is how do I get a loan on bad credit. The second, “How long does it take to rebuild credit?” It may not seem like […]

TaxAct vs TurboTax Review: Best Features and Options for Your Taxes

This TaxAct vs TurboTax review shows some strong features on each for your federal income taxes – which is right for you will depend on your tax needs The last weekend in January and the first in February are always the biggest for federal income tax filing. Millions of Americans will scramble their W-2s and […]

P2P Investing vs Stocks: Which is Better?

What are the pros and cons of p2p investing and stock investing, and are they worth it? Back in the day, investing was pretty simple. You could invest in stocks, bonds, precious metals or go out and buy a piece of real estate. These days, there are a wide array of investment options available to […]

7 Quick Ways to Get Money without Working

You only need one great idea to get money without working but here’s seven that work fast I’m all for side hustles and working for extra cash but sometimes you just need money now and don’t have time to get another job. Whether you need money to get back on track or just a one-time […]

5 Reverse Mortgage Alternatives to Get the Money You Need

Reverse mortgage funding may sound like a good idea but these mortgage alternatives will get you the money you need without the high cost and risks Two questions are always top-of-mind when retirees email me about their finances, how much do different living options cost and how to pay for expenses. They want to continue […]

Marie Kondo Method for Minimalist Living with Your Money

The Marie Kondo method isn’t just for minimalism but can help you save money and spark joy with your personal finances as well.