Many people think of a bank as a safe place to hold their extra savings that gradually grows with a monthly interest payment. What many people do not realize is that their bank might actually be costing them money instead of earning money through fees. When that happens you are almost better off storing your savings underneath your mattress. Thankfully, there are many checking account options that will not cost you a dime. Traditional Banks … [Read more...] about 12 Free Checking Accounts to Save You Money in 2018
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This article is sponsored by Debx, but the opinions are our own.Do you strictly use a debit card because you’re not sure if you can use a credit card responsibly? While debit cards are convenient, you’re not enjoying the benefits that come from owning a credit card including the opportunity to develop a responsible credit history. With Debx, all that can change as you never have to worry about missing a monthly payment again and enjoy all the … [Read more...] about Debx Review – Using Credit Card Like A Debit Card
Paying off debt is hard for anyone. It's always on your mind until it's gone and wiped clean. Debt hovers over you like a dark cloud just waiting to storm. Those clouds seem to be even darker when you have a low income. Without the necessary funds to pay down debt quickly, it can feel like an eternity working off debt.When you have a small income, it feels like climbing Mt. Everest is easier than getting out of debt. I know because I’ve been … [Read more...] about How to Pay Off Debt with a Low Income and Start Saving for the Future.
What are you waiting for to get started with filing your taxes? Do you wait until the deadline to file your taxes because your not sure you're getting it right? It doesn't have to be that way (well, paying taxes is always going to be there) if you just take a few moments to pick out the best way for you to do your taxes. With so many good online (and downloadable) tax preparation software programs out there, you should be able to find one that … [Read more...] about Need to File Your Taxes? Here are the 3 Best DIY Tax Programs
Have you heard about the magic penny before? What about turning one little penny into over $10 million? No?Well, before we go on to talk about this magical penny, let me ask you a simple question and I want you to answer it honestly.Would you rather have $1 million or one penny doubled every day for 31 days?I'm going to bet that 95% of you are going to pick the million dollars. Heck, that's quite tempting isn't it. To have one million … [Read more...] about Can You Really Turn $0.01 into $10 Million?
The new year is here and I'm sure you're ready to get started on your resolutions. Typically people are focusing on their weight, especially after two holidays of eating good food. I know I could lose a few pounds after this holiday break. More importantly, some are focusing their goals on their finances and I applaud those people. A new year is a great time to look over your finances and see where you can improve. You might even start a nice … [Read more...] about 39 of the Best Financial Tips to Start the New Year