5 Tips to Save Money as a Driver

We all know driving can be expensive. Fuel, parking, and unscheduled repairs might mean that you don’t have much money left over after payday. Plus, driving means the potential for car accidents, and you might worry about all the costs that come with that and the processes to follow. This is especially concerning if you […]

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 Debt.com, 74% of consumers ages twenty-three to thirty-eight years old use a budget. That statistic can be attributed to the rise of FinTech […]

How to Get an Apartment with no Credit History (9 Strategies)

According to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 50 million American adults had no credit score in 2015, and 26 million of these had no credit history at all. For many would-be tenants this could cause a problem. When renting an apartment to new tenants, a landlord is likely to run a credit check. If you […]

Is Withdrawing Money from PayPal the Smart Thing to do?

If you want to receive money from a friend or family member, you might consider doing so through PayPal. It’s certainly the daddy of electronic payments. In the second quarter of 2019, PayPal’s net payment volume totaled $172.36 billion, an increase of around 23% in the same quarter of 2018 (source: Statista). We’re going to […]

You’ve Discovered You Have a Negative Net Worth. Now What?

Is negative net worth bad for your financial health? Here’s what it means, and what to do about it.

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.

Why Is There a Negative Balance on My Credit Card?

A negative balance on your credit card doesn’t necessarily mean something is wrong. Find out why you might be seeing a balance below zero.

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.

4 Best Strategies to Get out of Debt Fast (2020 Guide)

Getting out of debt isn’t easy — but it is possible. Here are four strategies that work to help you get out of debt fast.

How Long is a Check Good for? (2020 Guide)

If you run a small business, it’s likely that at least some of your customers want to pay you by check. In fact, according to research by Fiserv, checks are the second most popular method to pay bills, beaten only by payment on the biller’s website. Whether you have accepted a check as payment for […]