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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
LifeLock has been around for a long time, and I’m sure that everyone has seen their commercials on TV at least once. In a time that has become increasingly dependent on technology, it leaves people more susceptible to identity theft. Everything from fraudulent credit card charges to people applying for loans in your name […]
The Modest Money team recently rocked the online investment community with an innovative, free stock quote resource that will save investors time while increasing investment profits.
Normally when people research stock quotes online they’re stuck using tools from massive companies such as Google and Yahoo. While such companies provide some useful, general information, it definitely […]
Lending Club is one of the first companies to offer peer-to-peer lending services to both individuals and small businesses. It started out as one of the first apps on Facebook, and it has grown considerably since then. As a public company, it has staked its claim in the peer-to-peer lending game. And while this […]
After following the Charisse Says series on Modest Money, you are now equipped with the tools you need to start investing. But what if you don’t want to pay the high fees of a financial advisor or broker that typically come with investing? In that case you should be using automated investing or “Robo […]