As we move closer to becoming a cashless society, reaching for the plastic has become more ingrained in societal norms. However, there are many times when it’s better to say “debit” than “credit.” Let’s look at some purchases you should never put on a credit card. photo by cafecredit A New Car For some people, … Continue reading Purchases You Should Never Put on a Credit Card
Thanks to the internet, the world is now connected. People can contact their friends and relatives in distant places and also get to know all that’s happening in different parts of the world in real time. While the internet has greatly aided people to communicate with loved ones, it has also provided an opportunity for … Continue reading Important Tips on How You Can Make Money Online
For many banks, dealing with millennials and their expectations is a challenge. Whether it’s because they move more often or because they are more frequently dissatisfied, many millennials tend to switch banks quite frequently. Millennials also expect top-notch online banking options so they can access their bank details from anywhere they want and as quickly … Continue reading Banking on Millennials: Second Chance Banking and Digital Expectations
One of the world's most successful investors, Warren Buffet, achieved his success through borrowed money. Surprised? You should be. In previous letters to shareholders, Buffet has claimed that it's not a good idea to use borrowed money or debt to pay for stocks. However, it's hard to take this advice seriously when the person giving … Continue reading Borrowing to Invest: Can You Win Big with Borrowed Money?
Even though you might already have a job, you might have dreams of starting your own business, or maybe your current job simply isn’t as fulfilling as you wish it were. In any case, starting a side business is a great way to bring in extra money. Before you start looking into Seattle business insurance … Continue reading Side Business Ideas When You’re Already Employed
Every year brings new avenues and possibilities onto the horizon. 2017 will undoubtedly be an interesting year with the many changes the world is constantly going through such as the new President-Elect, Donald Trump, stepping into office. The future is uncertain as it has always been and while it may hold fortunes for some, others … Continue reading Financial Planning Advice For 2017
Planning for the future may be seem like a daunting task for many hard-working individuals. At some point, it becomes important to make long-term plans for personal finances. Insurance companies offer financial services that are just as diverse and viable as those offered by banks and other institutions, such as credit unions. Retirement plans in … Continue reading Short and Long-Term Financial Planning