Proper budgeting, in theory, is much easier said than done. In the real world, unplanned expenses can easily come along and throw off your budget in an instant. Instead of overdrafting your account, which can cause your financial institution to charge you overdraft fees, it’s worthwhile to explore your credit […]
Did you know that every state in the USA has its own slogan? Not just some Latin motto – though they do have those, too. A modern slogan, like a movie tagline, is intended to entice excitable tourists to pick one state’s unique offering over all the others available at […]
Like millions of consumers across the country, you probably realize that you have far too many possessions. According to a recent study, the average American spends nearly $700 a month on nonessential items.1 That adds up to a whole lot of goods we aren’t using and can even reduce the […]
Credit is an exchange of money, services or goods for a future payment. Rather than carrying a wad of money with you all over town, paying for expenses with credit is a convenient way to manage your money when used properly.
Thousands of endangered species around the world are on the brink of extinction. And human beings are bio-diversity’s greatest enemy: we’re responsible for the endangered status of 99% of at-risk species. A handful of conservationists have been hard at work changing the story for a number of endangered populations. But […]
Whether you’re cruising the open highway on the trip of a lifetime or heading to the in-laws’ place for the weekend, planning ahead can make all the difference. From lighter traffic to fair weather, a few adjustments can put you in the fast lane to a more pleasant experience. But […]