Tax day this year is April 18, 2017 — are you ready? Preparing for tax day is not something you should push off until the last second. Gathering all the necessary paperwork and deciding if you’ll hire an accountant to do your taxes or tackle them yourself takes time!
Studies show that Americans are drowning in Stuff — toys, cleaning supplies, clothes, the lists goes on. Regardless of our financial situations, most of us have more things lying around than we really need. At the same time, 44% of Americans struggle to get by each month. So why not put two and […]
The amount of hours we put in at work each week is based on 1920s ideals. Machines are able to do more and more of the tasks we used to do, yet our working week stays the same. Surely there are good reasons to shorten the amount of time we […]
Your credit score can affect so many things in your life: where you call home, your job, the car you drive, your insurance rate, the cellphone you use and more. When something impacts your life that much, you should be familiar with it. Test your knowledge of credit scores with the questions below.
Another month of great savings has arrived! February may be the shortest month of the year, but we’re not short on budgeting tips. Spend the last few weeks of winter improving your financial health and adding onto the savings you already stacked up with our January tips. Spring into action and start saving more now!
Most of us have become familiar with the term “overdraft” via the overdraft protection that most financial institutions offer. Through this protection, individuals can withdraw money from accounts, despite having insufficient funds, without experiencing a “bounced payment.” Although individuals may overdraft for a variety of reasons (intentional or not) they may experience […]