Short-term loans, also called payday loans, are advertised as your best solution for any emergency. However, the PEW Research Center’s data states that over 70% of those who use those loans spend the money on non-emergencies. That is a problem because while these deals seem rather good at first glance, they might have you overpaying […]
We can all find ourselves focusing on what is happening from day to day. There isn’t anything wrong with that approach, after all, you may have a goal in mind for quitting the rat race of your job, wanting to start your business from home, or pay for something like a holiday or house deposit.
Everyone struggles with money from time to time, in one way or another. If you find yourself in trouble in this way, it’s important to remember how common this really is.
Being a single mom makes you a superhero. There is no question about it: you do it all and your kids will realize just how great you are…later in life. Until they get older, you will do a thankless job that includes carrying the financial weight of your house.
All the single ladies (all the single ladies)…okay, I’ll stop. When you are single, you have a world of choices available to you. You have fewer obligations than you would in a relationship or, gasp, if you were married with children. Having that level of freedom is great but tons of people squander the real […]
Lots of us work very hard to protect our money, whether with savings, wise investments or just being budget savvy. When we’ve worked hard for our money, having to pay out after a disaster that we can’t control can be very upsetting and frustrating.
Every single person on this planet has their own way with money. When they work and earn their wages/salaries, they get to do whatever they want with it, as long as it’s not hurting anyone. For most of us, we see money as little numbers on a screen or coins in a wallet that allows […]
When it comes to getting your future under control, you really need to be thinking long term. Consider what you want, when you want to retire and what you want to leave behind for your family. It isn’t a small ask for most people to sit down and work out how much they need to […]
Everyone wants to save some money – in a perfect world, we would all put a big chunk of our salary away every month into a savings account for the future. However, it can be a lot harder than it seems, especially if we feel like we are living from payday to payday, and when […]
Money is important. Saving it is even more important as life is full of unpredictability, and you never quite know when the need arises to pay a hefty bill or simply have enough funds for your next trip to the grocery store. Luckily, there are a few key things to remember when trying to save […]