Category «personal finance»

Getting Financially Organised

Being organized takes work, whether it is your closet or your finances that need to be whipped into shape. The holidays are coming and those big purchases of gifts for family and friend will soon be looming over us. Getting organized financially lets us knowing where we stand and what we can spend will take …

Five Habits for Financial Success

Financial success for most is a financial milestone to achieve in one’s life. It helps to make future decisions on getting a car, house, credit cards and living the desirable lifestyle that builds into one’s happiness, family, independence and career. Financial success is achievable to all, once it resonates as a routine habit than as …

The Secret Ways to Save Money on College Supplies

Parents and students face the expensive and rising cost of college tuition and college supplies, this makes it difficult to stay on budget or find ways to save money before quarter or semester starts.  The basic requirements of what it takes to attend the first class, second or third requires constant adjustment to the overall …

How to Discuss Money with your Life Partner – Without Killing Each Other

It is often said that you shouldn’t bring your feelings into any consideration of money, let alone any actual discussion. Money requires clearly thought-out decision-making, and our culture tends to separate emotion from reason as far as possible. Emotion will supposedly cloud decisions, making them questionable, if not downright regrettable. Nonetheless, money cares for none …

Guidelines and Tips to Travel Safely With Money

Safety while travelling abroad poses quite a few challenges. You need to keep your eyes open so as to avoid theft of both your physical possessions and money as well as the theft of your identity. There are many opportunistic crooks out there who take advantage of people when they are most vulnerable in foreign …

The Big 5 Common Investing Excuses

Investing is a vital part to growing wealth. In this information-saturated society – ignorance is not an excuse for ignoring the need to make investing a part of life. We can make excuses for everything, but excuses keep us from accomplishing what we need and maybe even desire to do. A recent study by Bankrate …