April 15, 2013

Tax Day Freebies

A new Pew survey found that 1/3 of Americans actually like doing their taxes. Perhaps more surprisingly, the prospect of free cinnabons and free curly fries […]
April 11, 2013

5 Common Mistakes That Will Damage Your Credit

Building a solid credit history is one of the most important things you can do from a financial perspective. By doing so, you’ll be able to […]
April 9, 2013

Business Equipment Purchases To Increase in Late 2013

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation is now predicting that investment in equipment and software will grow 5.6% in the U.S. in 2013.  That’s up from […]
April 8, 2013

Responsible Ways to Pay Down Your Mortgage

So you’re interested in a mortgage where you have lower interest rates, an earlier payoff date, and smaller monthly payments. Good news: There are a number […]
April 4, 2013

The 10 Plagues of Bad Credit

You may not even realize the impact bad credit has on your life, but if you take a close look, you’ll see that it is likely […]
April 1, 2013

Prepaid Debit Cards – Are They Worth It?

If there’s one person we regularly look to for money advice, it’s Justin Bieber.  With his squeal-inducing face on the cover of the new SpendSmart card, […]
March 29, 2013

Easter 2013 – By the Numbers

Easter marks yet another holiday made for spending, and consuming copious quantities of chocolate. This year, the National Retail Federation (NRF) estimates that the average celebrant […]
March 28, 2013

10 Ways Credit Doesn't Seem Fair

It never fails. You think you’re doing all the right things when it comes to your credit. You pay off an old delinquent debt, close old […]