money management, Passive income

The Zero-Sum Budget: The Answer to Your Money Problems

The Zero-Sum Budget: The Answer to Your Money Problems Have you heard of a zero-sum budget? If so, do you know that it can be the answer to your money problems? Maybe you routinely have more month than money. Or, maybe you want to save more money but don’t know how. In almost any money situation, a zero-sum budget can …


money management, Passive income

7 Best Credit Repair Companies in 2019

7 Best Credit Repair Companies in 2019 So your credit is a mess. Your credit score is low, you are having trouble getting loans, and you’ve found that your credit reports are filled with incorrect information. Bad credit can really throw a wrench into your efforts to get ahead financially. Fortunately, there are many companies that can help you improve …


7 Best Credit Monitoring Services in 2019

7 Best Credit Monitoring Services in 2019 With so much of your personal financial data online, it’s only a matter of time before someone with bad intentions steals your information. Even if you do “all the right things,” it’s still likely that a data breach at an organization you’ve given your information to will leak it. The best credit monitoring …

The Doctor Mortgage Loan: What Are Your Best Options?

The Doctor Mortgage Loan: What Are Your Best Options? Now that you’ve made it through medical school and started residency, you may be thinking about whether you want to stop living like a student and buy a home. You’re probably wondering if that’s even possible with the student loans you’ve accumulated along the way. Well, here’s a bit of good …

Disadvantages (and Advantages) of a Reverse Mortgage

Disadvantages (and Advantages) of a Reverse Mortgage If you watch television, you have probably seen the frequent ads featuring famous actors promoting something called a “reverse mortgage.” The purveyors of these products claim that by letting homeowners access the equity in their homes, reverse mortgages can provide immediate and lasting financial security for older Americans. Reverse mortgages are legitimate financial …

10 Best Prepaid Debit Cards in 2019

10 Best Prepaid Debit Cards in 2019 Prepaid debit cards have been around for a while, and they’re another financial tool you may find valuable. For some people, a prepaid card is an alternative to a checking account. You can have your pay direct deposited onto the card, and then use it to make payments or get cash. Other people …

The Five Best Money Management Apps of 2019 to Help You

The Five Best Money Management Apps of 2019 to Help You New year, new financial you. Do you want to get your finances on track this year but you’re not sure where to get started? Which apps are the most helpful? And how they will benefit you? We’ve got you covered. We’ve reviewed pretty much every money management app, and …