Estate and garage sales are a great way to save money buying everyday household items for yourself or if you’re looking for hidden treasure and valuables to resell to others for a profit. Over the last 7 years, I’ve gone to over 100 estate sales and countless garage sales. Below, I’ll share with you what I’ve learned over the years. What Is An Estate Sale And How Does It … [Read more...] about Estate And Garage Sales: Save Money Buying Bargains [Flip Items For Profit]
Watching movies about finance (and money) are an excellent way to learn about the history of how money, investments, and various scandals have impacted the different economies around the world. Primarily, in the United States of America. The first finance movie I ever watched was in my 12th-grade Economics class; it was Wall Street by Oliver Stone. At the time I thought; … [Read more...] about My Top List Of The Best Finance Movies From The Last 40 Years!
Financial literacy is such an important skill to have. It helps us make smart purchasing decisions, keeps us on top of our finances and helps us avoid pitfalls that can have devastating consequences. There are several ways you can improve your financial literacy. One way is to follow financial experts. These are people who have established themselves in the business world … [Read more...] about The Top Financial Literacy Experts to Follow
At first blush, saving for retirement and handling your finances can seem like a complicated task. If you are less than confident in your abilities, directing your financial life and deciding how much you need to save for retirement can seem like an impossible goal. Answering the question of how much you need to save for retirement should not be taken lightly, you need a … [Read more...] about Three Simple Ways To Start Saving For Retirement
Living with a roommate has gotten really popular the last few years, and it's no wonder how to split up the bills has become such an important topic. According to the following article, the demand for sharing space with a roommate is skyrocketing. Skyrocketing Number of Millennial's Living With Housemates Eventually, even the best roommate can forget that they owe you or … [Read more...] about How To Split Up The Bills With Your Roommates; What If They Don’t Pay Up?
When I first turned 18, applying for new credit was tough. My credit score was barely a 600 and no one (and I MEAN NO ONE) would give me an approval for my first credit card. I even tried getting a new car loan to buy a cheap Honda Civic DX; I was not approved. In the rejection letter, it said I needed to have a credit score of at least a 600 to qualify. The problem was … [Read more...] about How I Got A 700 Credit Score By Age 21
Should you use a debit card or credit card on most of your transactions? It's a question that you've needed to answer ever since cards replaced cash as the most common way to transact in the retail sphere. When debit cards first came out it was confusing for cashiers and consumers, and many people thought they were the same thing! The similarities of debit and credit cards … [Read more...] about Credit Vs. Debit Card: What Advantages Make Credit Cards Better?
No one looks forward to receiving bills, but it's even more difficult if your bank account doesn't have enough money to pay them all. Do you ever find yourself making a partial payment, being a couple of weeks late, or skipping a month on a large bill? Are you just paying the interest on your credit cards? The key to paying down debts quickly is to develop the right plan. … [Read more...] about Creative Ways to Pay Off Debt Loans Quickly
When you are in high school, you may not have much job experience. This makes it difficult for you to get an entry level job, and a high-paying one at that. Fortunately, there are a few ways to make the job hunt a little easier. Get Your Working Papers (Workers Permit) Employees under 18 must submit working papers to their employer before starting at their new job. You … [Read more...] about How To Get A Job While You Are Still In High School
Although the winnings from a game show can change a lucky winner’s life instantly, their after-winning-life might not be as splendid and impressive as most of us think. I always had the dream of making an appearance on game shows such as The Price is Right, Wheel of Fortune, and Let’s Make a Deal. The truth is, game show winnings are always a two-sided coin and often a … [Read more...] about Are Game Show Winnings Taxable? YOU BETCHA