How to Maintain Good Credit

To keep your personal finances on track you need to monitor your credit. Here are some excellent tips from USA.gov on maintaining good credit.

This post is a contributed post from USA.gov.  See their Financial Self-Defense Kit for advice on how to build financial confidence as well as safeguard your finances. “It takes many good deeds to build a good reputation, and only one bad one to lose it.” — Benjamin Franklin Your credit history is your financial reputation. And just like your professional and personal reputations, your credit history takes

10 {More} Side Job Ideas

Looking for a side job idea to make extra money? Today I have ten more ideas you can turn into a profitable side business! (Or even a full time business.)

Having a side job, or “side hustle” is awesome. It allows you to test your skills in areas that you wouldn’t normally get to in your day job. Plus, you get to make the rules. Your success is fully dependent on the work you put in. Depending on the type of person you are this could be a good thing or a bad thing. Almost

Rest Easy Between Bills with a Small Dollar Loan

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Sometimes even the most careful saver finds themselves temporarily low on funds. To realize that you’re just short of what you need can be stressful and discouraging. Under such circumstances, you can mistakenly think you’re alone to make ends meet, but that isn’t the case. There are reputable direct online lendersyou can depend on when your bank statement just doesn’t have enough digits. Direct online

The Risks of Trading Online with MT4 Platform

There was a time when you had to rely on the phone and your stockbroker for engaging in stock market transaction. Thanks to technological advancements, that is no longer the case. Merely with a few clicks, investors today can easily conduct transactions over the internet. This is the facility online trading platforms such as Metatrader or MT4 provides you with. However, online trading does not

Jake Busey Net Worth

Wondering if Jake Busey followed in the footsteps of his dad? Here's Jake Busey's net worth as of this year.

Taking a look at celebrity net worth is always fun. Since popular actors, sports stars, and musicians rake in some major cash it can either be inspiring or depressing to take a look at their net worth. Today we’re look at Jake Busey’s net worth. Jake Busey is an actor, producer, musician, and also son of Gary Busey. Jake is best known for his appearances

3 Types of Family Budgets to Consider

There are many types of family budgets you may consider using. Here are three of my favorite and we each is a great choice!

There are plenty of different ways to budget and the method that your family chooses shouldn’t be set in stone. Getting on a budget is one of the single most important things you can do to make sure your family is reaching financial goals. If you have no idea how to get started here are three types of family budgets to consider. The Zero Based

Rebuilding Your Credit in 10 Simple Steps

No one wants to have bad credit. A lot of doors will close on you financially. You might not get qualified for loans and in some cases, employers check credit reports before deciding to hire you. Rebuilding your credit doesn’t have to be complicated and along with a little patience and some planning, you can obtain an excellent credit rating. To make a little improvement

9 Interesting Factors That Affect Life Insurance

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When it comes to life insurance, one of the biggest mysteries is how much it actually costs and how the insurance companies determine the final prices. Many people know that they need life insurance, but they fear adding another expense to their budget. Well, life insurance is not as expensive as you think. In fact, studies say that most people believe it costs 3 times

Steven Seagal Net Worth

Wondering what Steven Seagal's net worth is? Probably a lot lower than you thought. It looks like Seagal may have a problem hanging on to money!

My Dad has always loved Steven Seagal movies. And as I kid I always cringed when one of his movies was on. Whether you like him as an actor or not Seagal has made quite a bit of money over the lifespan of his career and has now created some rather interesting businesses. How Much Does he Earn Per Movie? Steven Segal’s movies have amassed

Why Your Credit Score Matters

Think your credit score doesn't matter? You're wrong! Here are three important reasons your credit score matters.

I’ve seen quite a few articles lately on why you shouldn’t care about your credit score. The authors state that if you just altogether ban debt from your life that your credit score is an arbitrary number that just doesn’t matter. But it just isn’t so. While I’m definitely on the anti-debt (except for the mortgage) bandwagon I think it’s completely ridiculous to not care