A Lot of People are Getting Ready to Buy Homes

By |May 19th, 2015|

This post brought to you by Chase Mortgage Banking . The content and opinions expressed below are that of Modest Money.

If you read this blog very much, you know I talk about real estate […]

One Generation’s Formal Events Funding the Next

By |May 18th, 2015|

Sometimes it’s easy to look at the cost that goes into a beautiful wedding and think, “Nope. Not for me.” While traditional weddings really aren’t for everybody, no one wants to have them be […]

Peer-To-Peer Lending Finds Success In Canada

By |May 15th, 2015|

Canada has long been controlled by a handful of mind bogglingly large banks. The big five control 75-85% of the banking market, depending on the sector that you’re looking at.

The oligopolistic structure of the […]

Flying on Tuesday Evenings Can Help You Save a Lot of Cash!

By |May 14th, 2015|

Flying doesn’t come cheap. Plane rides mean you have to have a lot of cash on hand, and in the bank. Flying could be a hassle. Flying is only for the rich and famous, […]

Supplementing Your Income – the Creative Way

By |May 13th, 2015|


There are loads of different opportunities for boosting the amount of money that lands in your bank account each month. If you were to look really, really hard then you’d likely find thousands of […]

How to Prepare for a Windfall

By |May 12th, 2015|

Windfalls are a topic you see periodically on personal finance blogs like this one. It’s an old-sounding word, like something from a Victorian novel. And in our post-recession world, it’s a somewhat antiquated concept […]

Should You Sell or Rent Your Family Home?

By |May 11th, 2015|

If it’s finally time to say goodbye to the family home, some hard decisions need to be made. Chief among them is deciding whether to sell it and use the funds to procure a […]

What to Look For In Your Home Insurance Policy

By |May 11th, 2015|

If you own a home or are thinking about buying one, home insurance is probably something you’ve thought about at least a little bit. But if you’re like most people, the particulars of various […]

Finding Your Dream Home: 5 Ways to Save Time, Money, and Energy

By |May 8th, 2015|

To say the least, finding a dream home is an accomplishment that tops most people’s bucket lists. Whatever the desired location or living requirements of the parties involved, there is no shortage of big […]

Making Money from Your Social Expertise

By |May 7th, 2015|

Most of us would like to make a few extra bucks, but most of us often don’t want to spend too much time or effort doing so, especially if we already have a job […]

Why it Pays to Have an Interactive Broker

By |May 6th, 2015|

Many new investors are encouraged to go it alone. If you’ve read more than a few books on investment, you’ve found a general consensus that it’s important to figure this stuff out yourself. After […]

How to Make Sure Your Money’s Safe While Traveling

By |May 5th, 2015|

Traveling is wonderful. However, it can also be dangerous. That’s why it’s so important to keep a close eye on your money while traveling. Here’s how to keep your hard earned cash, checks, and […]