7 Ways to Fight Financial Ignorance

7 Ways to Fight Financial Ignorance

It’s almost like society makes it really easy to spend and borrow money. Wild conspiracy theories aside, people can get caught up in the offers, the complicated interest schemes, and terms and conditions which will never be read. But what happens when the credit...
Buying Your First Home

Buying Your First Home

Buying your first home can be a very daunting experience. It’s most likely the biggest financial decision you’re ever going to make. So, here are a few things that you need to do before you start shopping around. Take stock of your financial situation....
Should I close out my excess credit cards?

Should I close out my excess credit cards?

People ask me all the time, “Should I close my credit cards? I have too many.” Some of the reasons include: They facilitate excessive spending  They’re simply not being used The potential for identity theft  High interest rates  High balances  What many...
How to Dispute Mistakes on Your Credit Report

How to Dispute Mistakes on Your Credit Report

Your good credit is your key to better deals on everything from leases to mortgages. Good credit is something to cherish and nurture, which is why it’s so maddening when there is a mistake on your credit report. Federal law states that each of the big three credit...