Business

May 6, 2015

Homeownership Out of Reach for 33% of Americans

Home affordability among the least affluent third of Americans has worsened sharply over the past two years, as the housing market has recovered but incomes have […]
May 4, 2015

Survey: Young Customers Prefer Big Banks

The biggest banks still have a reputation problem, but their popularity among the youngest bank customers could be a source of hope – and a worry […]
April 30, 2015

6 Myths of "Good" Credit Card Use Debunked

Credit cards can cause problems for those who overcharge and can’t pay their bills on time, but they can also be valuable tools for building credit […]
April 29, 2015

Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

A recent study by Fidelity Investments focused on what it takes to become a millionaire without the help of a game show, and found that many […]
April 27, 2015

Consumer Debt Tracking Service Teams Up with TransUnion

Global Debt Registry, a tech startup working to provide clarity to the murky world of debt collection, is starting to build momentum. It recently announced a […]
April 24, 2015

Millennials Just Say 'No' To Credit Cards

Millennials may be so spooked by their chances in the job market and by student debt that they’re forgoing credit cards.  A survey found that approximately […]
April 20, 2015

Warning Signs of Impending Financial Trouble

Have you ever gone into debt just to cover fixed monthly expenses?  Do you dread opening up your credit card bills each month?  These are both […]
April 17, 2015

New Apartment Buildings and Rents Expected to Rise

Renting has gotten increasingly expensive in the past 5 years. The average U.S. rent has climbed 14% to $1,124 since 2010, according to commercial property tracker […]
April 16, 2015

Tax Documents: Save or Shred?

Tax Day is here and gone.  Now is the perfect time to get a head start on your spring cleaning and begin the fun task of […]