How Much to Tip Barbers & Other Beauty Service Providers

Wondering how much to tip a barber or stylist? Use our guide to find out how to calculate the appropriate tip for salon services.

Investment Guide 101: Which Investment Type Typically Carries the Least Risk?

Safe investments, although limited in their returns, have a place in almost every investment portfolio. Depending on your saving strategy, the least risky investment type might support your other income streams.

How Old do You Have to Be to Get a Debit Card?

How old do you have to be to get a debit car? Most banks require account holders to be at least 18 years old, but there are several other options available for minors.

8 Simple Jobs that Earn the Biggest Tips [Part-Time]

In 2009, one unassuming waiter received a whopping $4,000 tip from the iconic Hollywood actor, Johnny Depp. Now, some would say it was a stroke of luck. But we like to think of it more as a smart career choice. No doubt, modest jobs like waiting tables might not seem particularly lucrative on the surface. […]

How to Find the Affordable Wedding Venue of Your Dreams on a Budget

One of the biggest decisions any couple makes when planning their wedding is on the venue for the ceremony and reception. According to, couples spend an average of $9,000 on the wedding venue alone. Even if your budget is stretched tighter than your wedding-day shape wear, you can find a venue that satisfies both […]

EveryDollar Vs. Mint: Best Budgeting Apps Review

With the mass adoption of budgeting apps, tracking our finances is easier than ever before. In fact, more and more people—particularly the younger generations—have begun managing their finances with hyper-precision. According to, 74% of consumers ages twenty-three to thirty-eight years old use a budget. That statistic can be attributed to the rise of FinTech […]

Should I Go to College? (5 Alternatives if You Don’t go)

With the rising costs of tuition more students are wondering, “should I go to college?” Find out if taking on the debt created by a college education is worth the risk and the investment.