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Home Buying Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Home Buying Mistakes You Need to Avoid

| November 11, 2014

When it comes to buying a house, everyone thinks that this is a good move to make. Wrong. Not everyone is in the right position to buy a property. While there is a considerable amount of onus placed on those who rent, to buy, there are some common pitfalls that you need to avoid. After […]

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Amazing Ways You Can Save Money on Home Improvements

Amazing Ways You Can Save Money on Home Improvements

| November 11, 2014

Every homeowner will complete a home improvement project at some point in their home-owning life. Whether out of necessity or for pleasure, you’ll need to do some home improvement projects, either big or small. You might be making some minor repairs or completely renovating your kitchen. But whatever it is you’re doing you’ll want to […]

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A Holiday to Tenerife Could Take Consumers Ten Years to Pay off

A Holiday to Tenerife Could Take Consumers Ten Years to Pay off

| February 18, 2014

Owning a credit card feels liberating. And having several of them can put you on top of the world. Until all the fees and charges start to barrel in. A lot of travelers charge their travel escapades to their credit cards. And that is not surprising, considering the rather low monthly repayment schemes that some […]

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Check out these ways to keep major household cost down

Check out these ways to keep major household cost down

| November 30, 2013

For many Americans, a monthly mortgage payment usually accounts for around 40% to 50% of their monthly income. This is quite a high percentage, and if you end up getting laid off from your job, for example, you could really struggle to meet those mortgage repayments – and possibly lose your home in the process. […]

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The Cheapest Ways To Send Money Overseas

The Cheapest Ways To Send Money Overseas

| November 22, 2013

Sending money overseas was traditionally something that could only be achieved through an international wire transfer. Banks would facilitate payments and transactions across border, for a comparatively expensive fee. The process could take a number of days from start to finish, and required direct communication with the bank – either in person or over the […]

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Saving cash for your family with a funeral plan

Saving cash for your family with a funeral plan

| November 20, 2013

Generally speaking, most people like to know they have security in their lives. It can be a comfort to understand that no matter what happens, a change of circumstances won’t affect your bank balance. And, while it’s a macabre thought, the same should apply to your funeral plan, too. With the cost of a funeral […]

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What Ben Graham can teach you about saving: Top lessons from the master investor

What Ben Graham can teach you about saving: Top lessons from the master investor

| November 12, 2013

In the Intelligent Investor, Benjamin Graham laid down his philosophy on how to approach the tricky and treacherous world of stock markets and emerge stronger and richer. He introduced the concept of value investing and focusing on the intrinsic value of a company rather than its fluctuating stock price. His voice was a sound call […]

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Home Organization and How It Can Save You Money

Home Organization and How It Can Save You Money

| August 22, 2013

How many times did you have to run to the store to buy something that you swear you had bought in the past or how many times you opened your refrigerator and that smell of food gone bad crossed your path and made you realize how bad your meal planning was? Well, if you can […]

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Ways to Help the Environment and Your Finances

Ways to Help the Environment and Your Finances

| August 9, 2013

Since the idea of global warming was realised, the world has become far more environmentally conscious and are working hard to determine ways to repair the damage that has already been done and prevent further harm from happening. At the same time, there is a real realisation that so many things we rely on, such […]

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Stylish Yet Affordable: the Most Economical Cars on the Market

Stylish Yet Affordable: the Most Economical Cars on the Market

| August 9, 2013

With disposable income at an all-time low for so many people around the world and the cost of fuel on a constant increase, choosing the most economical car has never been so important. In previous years we?ve been heading down to the local dealership in search of our dream cars, handing over the cash and […]

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