Credit (Loan) Cards

Since credit allows us to stretch out the cost of an item with payments over a period of time, this makes purchases on credit seem more affordable. Maybe I can’t afford $650.00 today, but I think that I can afford $65.00 a month for ten months, and so I buy the item using credit. I […]


Personal Finance Habits

Economic changes over the last 3 decades have been dramatic, especially in recent years. The housing market, unemployment rate, and increases in medical expenses (to name a few), have contributed to many financial hardships and difficulties. Headlines tout glimmers of hope as enough jobs are created one month, the stock market rallies one day, or […]