Has your credit card debt skyrocketed?

Tackle your bills with these 6 tips. If you’re carrying credit card debt, you’re far from alone. According to a 2015 CardHub study, U.S. consumers ended 2014 with a whopping 47 percent increase ($57.4 billion) in credit card debt — … Read more

Saving for your next vacation?

Build your travel budget with these 7 tips. Have your sights set on your next big getaway? You may be staying close to home, or hopping across the pond to visit Europe, the Caribbean or Asia — the top three … Read more

5 ways to save as a wedding guest

Too many weddings, not enough cash? If you’re in your 20s or 30s, it can seem like it’s almost always wedding season.The winter months are the least popular in some parts of the country, but December has been gaining fast, … Read more

5 must-dos for millennial entrepreneurs

How to gear up for a successful startup. Millennials today are showing a significant interest in entrepreneurship, despite challenges presented by a volatile economy over the past few years. These young workers have ideas and interests motivating them to pave … Read more

8 survival tips for self-employed

Regulating your finances on an irregular income. Do you know that, according to the MBO Partners’ 2014 State of Independence in America report, roughly 40 percent of U.S. adults in the workforce currently work or have worked as an independent … Read more

Feeling taxed to the max on your home?

Learn how to appeal your property tax assessment. While American homeowners spend, on average, $2,089 for property taxes each year, the National Taxpayers Union (NTU) says between 30 and 60 percent of homes are assessed at a higher rate than … Read more

Say yes to an (affordable) dress

7 tips for finding a wedding dress that only looks expensive. In 2015, WeddingStats.com says brides are spending an average of $1,189 on their wedding dress — but can you spend less and still look like a million bucks? Yes! … Read more

Ready to cut the cord or ditch the dish?

Tune into these 7 tips to control your TV costs. The average pay-TV bill is now $123 a month and may hit $200 a month by 2020, according to research from the NPD Group, representing an increase of 9.4 percent … Read more