How to Keep You & Your Bank Account Smiling During the Holidays

The holidays are months away, but it is never too early to start planning ahead.  Trust me, your wallet will thank you.  If you’re a procrastinator when it comes to gifts or even budgeting make this year different!  Follow these tips and hopefully you won’t … [Read More...]

The Cost of Materialism. Can you really afford it?

Are you a victim of materialism? What is materialism? Materialism is the overwhelming desire to buy material goods. Enhancing ones social status through buying and accumulating material wealth. Lock the Doors, Close the Shades, Turn Off the Lights This is … [Read More...]

Why You Shouldn’t Go To Work Sick

Americans pride themselves on hard work. We celebrate people that push through illness to accomplish a goal. But should we really? When Michael Jordan scored 37 points during the 1997 NBA Finals “Flu Game” people nearly worshipped him as a god. It was pretty … [Read More...]

6 Money Saving Tips to Shop Smart

We're all looking to shop without breaking the bank. Even if it's just buying necessities, using money saving tips and being frugal, you still got to spend. I've compiled several tips that I use all the time to save without having to compromise on … [Read More...]

6 Ways to Jump Start Your Credit Score

When you leave home you're welcomed into a brand new world full of brand new shiny toys just waiting for you to purchase them. But you don't have any cash. You did just move out of mom and dad's after-all. What options do you have? Credit. You're flooded with … [Read More...]

Save Money Driving – Fuel Saving Tips 6 – 10

Are you driving to see family this holiday season? Taking a road trip to see the fam can be cheaper and more (or less) convenient than taking a flight. If you haven’t noticed, in the past 10 days fuel prices have dropped 50 cents in many areas across the … [Read More...]

Dividend Aristocrats 2013 | What type of royalty stock is this?

Earlier this year I was doing my daily morning routine of monitoring my stocks with Google Finance when a news title caught my eye. "S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats 2013...." is what made me click on the article. S&P500 is familiar to me but I had never … [Read More...]