Money & Finance

Buying a Home, Selling a Home or Keeping a Home in these Unstable Times

As home prices have plummeted many people who have bought homes in the past few years are scared, confused, and don’t have any idea of what to do. There are many people looking for an opportunity to buy but they are just not sure when is the right time to jump into the market. And... Read More »

What’s Becoming a Hot Product Worldwide during the Financial Crisis

The financial crisis in the United States isn’t only hitting the US, it’s been stretching across the globe. The stock markets have been taking a hit worldwide and all other investments are becoming a lot more risky. With people scared to invest their life savings many people in the UK have been buying safes. Lots... Read More »

What to do with your Investments

If you’ve been investing in stocks like thousands of other Americans then you may have been feeling the recent financial storm. Since the $700 billion bailout plan was set into motion stocks around the world have taken a tumble. People everywhere are becoming worried about their live savings and investments and want to know whether... Read More »

Tips To Live a Frugal Life

In the current financial state of our country it’s important that we do what we have to, in order to ensure we’re save from any crisis. If you don’t want to be stuck in a hard place when the economy does finally collapse then you need to start preparing now. A lot of jobs have... Read More »

10 Reasons how Budgeting Can Improve Your Life!

Photo courtesy of weddingssc1. If you want to improve your life, here are 10 good reasons why a budget will do that: 1. You’ll never be broke! You’ve had those moments when your wallet has been completely empty but you desperately needed some cash. One of the main purposes of a budget is to ensure... Read More »

Asking for (and Getting!) a Raise

One of the most daunting workplace tasks is asking for a raise. It can bring down even the most secure person and relegate them to sweaty palms and stammering speech. But there are several ways to make the experience less painful…and hopefully, to make it pay! First of all, it pays to keep your ears... Read More »

35 Sneaky Ways To Improve Your Finances

“Money can’t buy happiness, but it can buy you the kind of misery you prefer.” – Author Unknown Note: This guest post was written by personal development blogger Alex Shalman. You can check out his website here. It’s definitely a good thing if you’re looking at an article about improving your finances. You’re either trying... Read More »

Top 10 Everyday Ways to Save Money

“The waste of money cures itself, for soon there is no more to waste.” – M.W. Harrison Do you feel nervous waiting for the ATM to print out your account balance? Do you find yourself often gazing into an empty wallet, confused? boost your saving It’s getting harder to blame savings shortfalls on your miserable... Read More »

8 Back-to-Basics Strategies for Financial Success

“Money is power, freedom, a cushion, the root of all evil, the sum of blessings.” – Carl Sandburg Just because you’re a doctor, it doesn’t mean that you’ll be financially set for life. Nor does it mean that because you’re a teacher, you’ll always have to live day by day. I’ve had the chance to... Read More »

10 Simple Ways to Winterize Your Home

“A house is a home when it shelters the body and comforts the soul.” – Phillip Moffitt So you’ve pulled your sweaters out of mothballs and found your mittens at the bottom of the coat closet. But what about your house — is it well-adapted for the cold months ahead? As energy prices climb worldwide,... Read More »

10 Simple Ways to Winterize Your Car

“Leave sooner, drive slower, live longer.” – Author Unknown For a season consisting of such long sunlight days, it always looks like summer rushes by faster than the wind through your hair while you drive a convertible. Still, the impending temperature drop is a stark reminder of what will soon become months of winter-driving ambiguity.... Read More »

The 7 Habits of Highly Successful Moneymakers

“Money isn’t the most important thing in life, but it’s reasonably close to oxygen on the “gotta have it” scale.” – Zig Ziglar Making money — whether it be through investing in the stock market, managing your own business, or real estate — isn’t just about doing the math and coming out on top with... Read More »