How To Handle Tax Season If You Have A Side Hustle

According to a report last year, there were 44 million Americans who said they had a side hustle. According to CNN Money, “of the 86% who say they earn extra money from a side hustle every month, 36% are making $500 or more.” With more people taking on side hustles [...]

By |2018-02-27T09:34:28+00:00February 28th, 2018|Finance|Comments Off on How To Handle Tax Season If You Have A Side Hustle

3 TipsTo Become A Smarter Student Loan Borrower

Currently, there is $1.48 trillion in total student loan debt according to Student Loan Hero. Many are finding it difficult to pay off their student loans after college, which is causing these individuals to put off major life events such as buying a home. However, just because this has been [...]

By |2018-02-27T09:34:49+00:00February 26th, 2018|Student Loans|Comments Off on 3 TipsTo Become A Smarter Student Loan Borrower

Helpful Ways To Improve Yourself For $100 or Less

Looking to better yourself? There’s a handful of ways to do it and under $100! We’re not talking about anything drastic, these helpful ideas range from career growth to personal finance growth. Try one or all of these inexpensive investments toward a better self. Get a Lynda.com Membership A good way [...]

By |2018-02-19T14:03:28+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Lifestyle|Comments Off on Helpful Ways To Improve Yourself For $100 or Less

What You Need To Know About Purchasing A Foreclosed Home

Although the national trend seen in the past year was going down, there are specific areas throughout the country where foreclosures were increasing. For example, from 2016 to 2017, Washington D.C. experienced a 60 percent increase in foreclosures from the previous year according to “A Look at the 2017 Foreclosure [...]

By |2018-02-19T13:35:52+00:00February 22nd, 2018|Real Estate|Comments Off on What You Need To Know About Purchasing A Foreclosed Home

Why You Should Crunch Numbers Before Buying A Car

When it comes to big financial purchases like a new car, it is best to do your research beforehand so you don’t find yourself well over your head on the burden of high-interest payments. Before you even step onto a lot to purchase a new car, you should determine what [...]

By |2018-02-19T13:26:26+00:00February 21st, 2018|Finance|Comments Off on Why You Should Crunch Numbers Before Buying A Car

Top Things A Graduating Student Should Do During Their Grace Period

Graduating from college with your degree can bittersweet to some. On the one hand, you are excited to have accomplished, however, the thought of the debt that you are on the hook for weighs heavy on that moment. Depending on the type of loan you took out, you are probably [...]

By |2018-02-19T13:19:24+00:00February 20th, 2018|Student Loans|Comments Off on Top Things A Graduating Student Should Do During Their Grace Period

How To Rent Without A Credit Check

Is your apartment hunting but not sure if you’ve got the credit score to get the place of your dreams? Well, when your credit score is not so great, there are some ways to possibly sway a potential landlord. Sure, submitting your credit history to potential landlords is stressful for [...]

By |2018-02-12T15:53:53+00:00February 19th, 2018|Finance, Real Estate|Comments Off on How To Rent Without A Credit Check

Attention New Homebuyers: Don’t Overlook These Expenses

Many of us know that you need to save a chunk of cash for a down payment. However, this isn’t the only expense that new homebuyers have to worry about. There are other out-of-pocket expenses that can quickly add up to the surprise of many who have never gone through [...]

By |2018-02-12T13:34:54+00:00February 15th, 2018|Real Estate|Comments Off on Attention New Homebuyers: Don’t Overlook These Expenses

Fraud Alert Or Credit Freeze: Choosing The Best Option To Protect Yourself

With the most recent Equifax breach that revealed 143 million American’s social security numbers and birth dates, many are considering strategies to protect themselves from identity theft. The two main options that are available to us are fraud alerts and credit freezes. Often, these two get confused, but they are [...]

By |2018-02-12T12:59:34+00:00February 14th, 2018|Finance|Comments Off on Fraud Alert Or Credit Freeze: Choosing The Best Option To Protect Yourself