Support Your Community Without Breaking Your Budget in 2017

January 4, 2017

It’s better to give than to receive, the old saying goes. And it does feel great to give back to your friends, neighbors and wider community. But what if you can’t afford to give much — or any — of your hard-earned money? That might not matter as much as you’d think. Your name probably […]

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How to Get Your First Credit Card

January 2, 2017

Hello, Dinks. If you have no credit history, how do you get a credit card? Do you remember getting your first credit card? I remember when I got mine. I was in college when I applied for it. Your first credit card marks your first experience into the world of adult finance and responsible lending. […]

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8 Items You Can Sell to Make Money Today

December 30, 2016

Good Morning Dinks. Can you believe that it’s the last Friday of the year? 2016 has come and gone. Some people had a great year, while others can’t wait to begin 2017. If you want to end 2016 with a bang and try to make a little more money, I have a post that features eight […]

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8 Inexpensive Date Ideas

December 28, 2016

Hello, everyone. Going on dates with your significant other can keep your relationship going well. It can be very expensive if you’re not careful, though. Many people are spending crazy amounts of money during dates even if they don’t have it. It’s helping them stay in debt. I’m sure that nobody who’s reading this today […]

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How to Support Yourself Buying Gold

December 26, 2016

Hello, Dinks. 2017 will be here in a few short days. Many people have goals for the upcoming New Year. One common goal that a lot of my friends have is to start investing more. Gold is an option that you can consider. A lot of people recognize the value embodied by gold. Before you […]

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6 Expenses That You Should Review in the New Year

December 23, 2016

So many people proclaim that the next year will be their year. They are excited and determined to make things happen once it becomes January 1st. By February 1st, they are back to their old habits and ways. Saving money is usually a goal for many people for the New Year. It may be easier […]

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Why You Should Use a Debt Reduction Spreadsheet

December 21, 2016

Hello, Dinks. Debt is something that many people struggle with. I struggled with mine for years until I started making payments on it. Getting out of debt doesn’t have to be as daunting as you might have thought. A debt reduction spreadsheet can help you keep track if income and expenses. Choosing a good spreadsheet can […]

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Credit Card Tips to Keep You on Track

December 19, 2016

Good morning Dinks. Have you ever had a spending problem with your credit cards? Hopefully, the answer is no. I have a few friends who have swiped their cards a few times too many. Having credit cards requires discipline. When you start swiping without thinking, you can run up huge bills on nonessential expenses in […]

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Saving Money on Travel During the Holiday Season

December 16, 2016

Hello, Dinks. We are right smack in the middle of the holiday season.  Many people travel to various locations during this time. Some go and visit family for Christmas. Others go to places like Las Vegas or Miami to bring in the New Year. Traveling this time of the year can be very expensive if […]

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