Why I Like Investing in P2P Loans So Much
Anyone who knows me knows I’m a huge fan of investing in peer-to-peer lending (P2P lending). To me, this concept represents how it should be… how it used to be. Your savings is invested in your neighbor’s house, and maybe his is invested in your business. It’s the greatest way to think of Capitalism, while and not falling into Corporatism, which I am not much of a fan.Financial Check-Up DIY – Five Ways to Do It
People who are judicious about their finances should value economic well-being. Regular financial checkups could correct mistake and ensure that our finances are at tip top shape.Spend or Invest? New Thoughts on an Age-Old Dilemma
A familiar experience for many Americans is that as fast as money comes in, it goes out the door again in pursuit of the next “must have” purchase. Such spending habits can take a toll on plans to build up savings for the future. The key is finding a balance between immediate gratification and long-term financial security.Adjusting Your Money Mindset
Money is a powerful force in our lives. We’re required to think about money-how much we have, how much we want, how to get more of it- on a regular basis. Undoubtedly, how we think about money influences our emotions and behaviors.Forest Fires and the Market
When I was at Southern Methodist University working on my MBA, my economics professor used an analogy I’ll never forget, one that I think helps explain the current economy. “All the animals that live in the forest fear forest fires,” he said. “But without fires, the forest would die.The Best of The Fall Tax Sales
There are a lot of fall tax sales in different states, so which are the better tax sales for investors? I always recommend investing in your own back yard where you know the property values and can easily do your due diligence, but if that’s not possible you may want to take a look at what is coming up in these states.How You Can Benefit From My Stupidity
I’m an irresponsible young man who blew all of my money away on stupid things and ruined my credit for years to come. I came from a good home and had every chance to succeed without going through all of this trouble and yet because of my laziness and lack of discipline I sit here typing out an article about how I screwed it all up.Easing Back-To-School Expenses
The start of a new school year can be quite expensive, especially for those on a tight budget. Unfortunately, these essential expenses are often put on credit cards that will only cost a family more in the long run in interest rates. Before heading out for back-to-school shopping consider a few tricks to help keep you within budget and out of the debt trap.Types of Credit Union Savings Accounts
Credit union savings accounts are great tools when you want to protect and grow your assets. Here are some commonly available accounts.Tax Advantages of Cash Value Life Insurance As an Investment
Taxes are a troubling topic for anyone. Finding new ways to avoid or lower your tax dollars is a must for every family in America. This article discusses life insurance as an investment and how these cash value policies can help reduce your taxes at the end of the day.Finance Quiz: Top Four Important Answers To Know
Much of the problem people experience with debt these days is due to financial illiteracy. Basically, people just don’t know some of the most important aspects of managing their money and staying within their means.Why Financial Planning Is Important
All you want to know about Financial planning. What is financial Planning? Financial Planning is the process of meeting your life goals through the proper management of your finances.Is Mobile Banking Safe?
Many people have concerns about the safety of mobile banking. It is important to be diligent in security measures and ask questions.The Fastest Way to Build Wealth – Stop Throwing It Away!
There are many ways of becoming wealthy. The easiest way to earn more money is to stop throwing it away. This article goes over the many ways to eliminate or reduce expenses.Credit Card Gateways: Transaction Details
When you’re putting together a business online, there’s a few things that you’re going to have to make sure you get right. The Credit Card Gateway is one of those things, standing in as the ‘point of sale’ terminal you see at physical stores.