Even after adjusting for inflation, today’s dollar buys much less than it did 50 or 25 years ago. For example, a gallon of gas in 1994 cost just $1.06. In late 2018, the average price for a gallon of gas was $2.88, a full 75% higher than it would be if only adjusted for inflation.Read More
Want to make 2019 the year you finally get debt-free?
Look no further than your computer screen! With nothing but internet access and a modest investment of your time, you can give your budget that extra padding it needs and get a head start on saving for a larger goal.
While New Year’s resolutions often don’t last, this is a great time to be thinking about goals. Specifically, financial goals.Read More
What make and model vehicle do you want to buy? Car? Truck? SUV? Hybrid? There are many choices and options.Read More
The less time you spend at the mall, the better off your budget is. Before heading out, create a route of the stores you’ll hit. As a bonus, you might even make it home headache-free!Read More
Whodunnit? When we’re talking about credit card fraud, everyone’s pointing fingers at everyone else.Read More
The more proof the lender has for the buyer’s reliability and good financial standing, the more protection they have.Read More
With the biggest spending season of the year looming ahead, it’s time to brush up on your shopping smarts. Don’t get caught springing for something you can’t afford! This year, give yourself the gift of an intact budget and a credit card balance that doesn’t haunt you for months or years to come.Read More