Financial Advice

Tired of always thinking about bills and expenses? Tired of always running out of money? It’s time for you to change your financial life for the better and Modest Money is here to give you great financial advice. Check these posts out now.

  • Make Money Your Slave; 3 Major Benefits of Automation

Make Money Your Slave; 3 Major Benefits of Automation

By |May 3rd, 2016|

Written By Brandon Anderson

Writer of thewealthytortoise.wordpress.com

So we’ve all heard how automating your finances makes your life easier. That is clear.

However, here are three benefits of automation that maybe you haven’t thought of.

But First, let’s take a look at what automation is… 

By Definition, automation is: a mechanical device, operated electronically, that functions automatically, without continuous input from an […]

  • A Gold Mine For Quality Affordable Real Estate

A Gold Mine For Quality Affordable Real Estate

By |April 27th, 2016|

Depending where you reside, the phrase affordable real estate investing can be laughable. Consider New York City, San Francisco or Chicago; these primary markets have become increasingly impossible for the average real estate investor to acquire and own rental property. However, this problem does not stop the individual investor from wanting to get into […]

  • P2P’s Not Dead! – The Best P2P Business Loans in America

P2P’s Not Dead! – The Best P2P Business Loans in America

By |April 27th, 2016|

So what’s the best way to get a P2P Business Loan? Step 1: Live in Europe. Alas, most of you do not. The reason I say this is because P2P is robust in the UK. Lots of competition, healthy regulation, and a real commitment to the “peer” ethos of P2P have made this a […]

  • Don’t Let Your Auto Insurance Go on Autopilot

Don’t Let Your Auto Insurance Go on Autopilot

By |April 26th, 2016|

We live at an interesting time in consumer history. The evolution of technologies and communication networks, as well as vulnerabilities in global economies, have given rise to unprecedented competition within certain industries. An article like this could be written about any number of things you spend money on, but we’ll limit ourselves to auto […]

  • Managing Your Finances with Personal Capital

Managing Your Finances with Personal Capital

By |April 6th, 2016|

With your money spread out across many different accounts, keeping track of it can be a challenge. In fact, it can sometimes feel impossible. You’re faced with the reality of being a person with a higher net worth than most people in America. But you have to keep up with it, or you could […]

  • What Your Car Lease Really Costs You

What Your Car Lease Really Costs You

By |April 5th, 2016|

Last week I wrote about how to save boatloads of money buying the car of your dreams — but only after it’s two or three years old. This week I want to talk about how leasing a car really works and offer some tips to save you more money on your next car.

OK, so […]

  • Pay Less For Your New Car With 2 Easy and Effective Methods

Pay Less For Your New Car With 2 Easy and Effective Methods

By |March 29th, 2016|

A new car is one of the biggest wealth drains for you and your family. Use these two simple yet powerful tips to take control of this expensive item.
Research your Model
Buy the car you want — but only after it’s at least two years old, and three would be better. By doing this, you […]

  • Top 5 Reasons to Get a Loan through Prosper

Top 5 Reasons to Get a Loan through Prosper

By |March 23rd, 2016|

Prosper, like Lending Club, is one of several peer-to-peer lending companies that have given people a cheaper alternative to what is often found in commercial banks. Their credit requirements aren’t as strict, and they have lower interest rates – that is, if you have good credit.

Some people would find this method of borrowing money […]

  • How to Get a Loan With Good Terms While Overseas

How to Get a Loan With Good Terms While Overseas

By |March 18th, 2016|

As an adult, your financial life is complex, and only getting more so. This is true whether you have a lot of money or a little. And the diversity of your financial life is difficult enough to deal with, even when you’re dealing in a currency you’ve used all of your life. Now imagine […]

  • Peer-to-Peer Lending as an Alternative to a Bank Loan

Peer-to-Peer Lending as an Alternative to a Bank Loan

By |March 14th, 2016|

Since the rise of peer-to-peer lending, banks have tried to scare people out of participating in these alternative programs. They want to convince people that the safest way to borrow money is through them, but is it really working?

Some say that the Great Recession of 2007 was caused by excessive de-regulation mixed with a […]