Top 5 Universities Offering Financial Aid

Going to college is one of the greatest experiences a young person may embark on whether it’s immediately after high school graduation or after taking a year off.But what if you can’t afford to attend the university or college of your choice? Maybe you don’t have enough in the bank? [...]

By |2017-09-29T13:54:56+00:00September 29th, 2017|Student Loans|Comments Off on Top 5 Universities Offering Financial Aid

How To Stage Your Home To Help Sell It A Whole Lot Faster

Sometimes it takes more than a sprawling lawn, white picket fence and a remodeled bathroom complete with spa to sell a home.In fact, it may take a lot more like staging. Staging is getting a home ready – be it by bringing in newer furniture and/or colorful accessories – to [...]

By |2017-09-26T15:44:57+00:00September 27th, 2017|Real Estate|Comments Off on How To Stage Your Home To Help Sell It A Whole Lot Faster

Private Student Loan Creditor Fined $21.6 Million For Invalid Lawsuits

Last Monday, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) fined National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts, and its debt collector, Transworld Systems, for going after students for debts aggressively without having proper documentation. Moreover, they were going after people for debts that they couldn’t prove were owed or the debts themselves were [...]

By |2017-09-25T10:33:28+00:00September 26th, 2017|Student Loans|Comments Off on Private Student Loan Creditor Fined $21.6 Million For Invalid Lawsuits

Your Next Real Estate Broker Could Be A Robot

If you thought Apple's Siri was cool, or Amazon’s Alexa a must-have, how about Rex the real estate robot?Yes, you read right, your next real estate broker could be a robot.Please say hello to Rex who is said to be giving human Realtors a run for their commissions in markets [...]

By |2017-09-26T15:45:12+00:00September 25th, 2017|Real Estate|Comments Off on Your Next Real Estate Broker Could Be A Robot

Tax Extension: More Time To File, But Not To Pay

While the very word typically conjures up negative thoughts, it is a reality; everyone must pay taxes at some point.For those who plan ahead, the 2017 tax season deadline to submit your tax return is Tuesday, April 18, 2017. This is a couple days later than the usual deadline of [...]

By |2017-09-26T15:45:32+00:00September 22nd, 2017|Finance|Comments Off on Tax Extension: More Time To File, But Not To Pay

The Uncertainty Of Student Loan Forgiveness Arriving This October

In 2007, the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program was a program created to relieve the debt burden placed upon students who qualified with either a government or nonprofit public service job and also made payments diligently for ten years. After this ten-year period, the remaining balance of the student’s [...]

By |2017-09-21T15:23:12+00:00September 21st, 2017|Student Loans|Comments Off on The Uncertainty Of Student Loan Forgiveness Arriving This October

How To Save For Your Dream Home In One Year

It’s time.Yes, you’re tired of apartment living and want to buy your own house, now what?Well, if you don’t have a ton of cash locked away in the bank, a rich uncle, or a pile stored under your mattress, don’t worry, you aren’t alone.In fact, experts suggest saving up for [...]

By |2017-09-20T15:45:31+00:00September 20th, 2017|Real Estate|Comments Off on How To Save For Your Dream Home In One Year

Top Items College Students May (or May Not) Need for College Dorm Rooms

So, you’re ready to make the big move from your parents’ house to the dorm at your college or university.While we know you can’t take everything in your old room, there are a few things that you might want to throw into those brown moving boxes and take with you [...]

By |2017-09-19T15:36:02+00:00September 19th, 2017|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Top Items College Students May (or May Not) Need for College Dorm Rooms

Why Having No Credit Can Be Worse Than Having Bad Credit

Many people want to avoid carrying debt, and of course, this is completely rational. No one wants to be burdened by chunk of debt when they are trying to stay ahead to make ends meet. However, by not having an established credit history, financial institutions will have nothing to go [...]

By |2017-09-21T15:28:08+00:00September 18th, 2017|Finance|Comments Off on Why Having No Credit Can Be Worse Than Having Bad Credit