what credit card should i get

What Credit Card Should I Get?

In a sea of endless credit cards clouded by promotions, bonuses, and fine print, it can be overwhelming to pick and choose which is the best credit card for you. Before you ask “what credit card should I get?”, it’s beneficial to ask yourself some other questions first. … Read More

difference between frugal and cheap

The Difference Between Frugal and Cheap

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I remember overhearing a conversation at a restaurant recently that went a little something like this:

“Why do you never want to spend money on me?”

“Because we’re broke.”

“No we’re not. You’re just being cheap.”

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how much should i spend on a house, on a car, on food

How Much Should I Spend?

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I remember talking to another colleague of mine at my first “real” job. I was making decent money as a recent college grad, but nothing crazy. He couldn’t have been earning much more than me. It … Read More

How to get 800 credit

How I (Finally) Got An 800 Credit Score

I recently took a peek at my latest credit score and realized I had breached the 800 mark. There were no fireworks, no parades – just me blankly looking at my computer screen. For some reason, it had always seemed like such a major accomplishment to achieve. I am certainly … Read More

money saving tips

Budgeting 101: Money Saving Tips

It always feels easy to save money when you hear about how others are doing it. But a lot of advice out there really only tackle high level details and unclear examples of how to actually save money. Below is a list of some practical ways to save money. You’d … Read More

equifax breach

Equifax Breach: What You Should Do

If you haven’t heard already, Equifax, a major credit report agency was breached. Whether you like it or not, your personal information (DOB, social security, account info, etc..,) is most likely compromised. The amount of information out there can be overwhelming when you’re really trying to figure out what you … Read More