Peer-to-Peer Lending as an Alternative to a Bank Loan
March 14, 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..
The Secret IRA Your Advisor Doesn’t Know About
February 18, 2016
Most investors mistakenly believe they have a “self-directed IRA” when in fact they really have a multiple choice IRA. You may self-direct your account as long as you buy stocks, mutual funds, o..
The Best Measures You Can Use for Asset Protection
January 19, 2016
If your assets are not protected a simple law suit can put a huge dent in your bank account, or worse. Realistically everything you have achieved financially can be taken away with the smallest of mov..
3 Things Every Adult Should do to Prepare for the Future
July 30, 2015
This could be a long list, but of course, this is a finance site. So, we’re talking about money. Being an adult has lots of ramifications. If you are in your second, third, fourth, fifth, (or more) ..
Early Retirement Extreme – Stop Working in Your 30s
July 21, 2015
How old are you? In your 30s? Poor you. Still, a long way to go until you finally reach your career goal: retirement!! Sure, work gives our life meaning and purpose. But wouldn’t it be great to slee..
Dave Ramsey vs Suze Orman – Battle of the Personal Finance “Experts”
May 27, 2015
There are two power players when it comes to personal finance, Dave Ramsey & Suze Orman. Dave says to have a $1,000 emergency fund immediately. Suze says to save a little bits at a time. Each one ..
3 Home Security Strategies to Help Protect Your Family
April 16, 2015
A full-blown home security system can cost thousands of dollars. If you’re trying to live within a budget it may be a stretch to invest that much money into total home security but that doesn’t me..
The Importance of Saving Your Money Starting at a Young Age
March 18, 2015
Saving doesn’t come naturally to most of us. When you’re young, it’s hard to grasp the real value of money. You might watch your friends blow lots of cash on new clothes and toys, or living beyo..
Raise Review – A Digital Gift Card Marketplace
February 6, 2015
The holidays have come and gone, and this can only mean one thing: you have new gift cards in your life. Gift Cards are a mixed bag. And it makes sense. We don’t know what people want or need, so we..
15 Things Banks Look for When Buying Core Banking Software
December 29, 2014
Core banking helps connect the customers to their branches. Customers get the power to handle their transactions from any branch. Multi-channel software enables them to do their transactions through m..
Why Making an Extra Payment on Your Mortgage Will Get You Nowhere!
February 7, 2014
The following is a guest post about extra payment on your mortgage. If interested in submitting a guest post, please read my guest post policy and then contact me. A mortgage has to be one of the most..
Should I Use Prosper To Diversify My Profile?
December 12, 2013
Hey everyone, Josh here again. I recently went back to the Prosper review I did a while back and did what I could to beef it up a bit. I wanted to provide more, in depth information on the option, and..
How Much Money Should You Have In Savings Before You Invest?
October 7, 2013
Hey everyone, Josh here again for another Monday Money post! Last week, I talked about what I learned while investing over the past month or so. One of the main points was that due to inflation,..