Like it or not, emergency accounts are kind of boring.
And they need to be.
The main purpose of an emergency account is to sit around and wait for an emergency.
That certainly limits your options as to where to hold the money.
Because you may need the money on very short notice, the
Creditors hear a lot of interesting stories from applicants with low credit scores:
You lost your job and couldn’t pay the student loan for a few months. You thought you’d gotten a deferment but were too busy job hunting to find out for sure.
Then your roommate moved out without paying the
No matter how well you plan it, your next RV adventure could include something unexpected.
And that’s OK. You’re on the road in an RV to escape your work clothes, your alarm clock, and those rambling staff meetings.
Why not make some unplanned stops and meet some new friends?
Sometimes, though, the unexpected
We expect our cars and appliances, and even our coffee makers and toaster ovens, to have warranties.
But what about our homes?
Wouldn’t it be smart to have some backup when a pipe bursts or the roof starts leaking?
A lot of new homeowners think so.
There are several ways to protect yourself from
Stone walls, crocodile-filled moats, Rottweilers -- our ancestors found some pretty creative home security solutions!
Today’s home security systems feature a more tech-savvy approach, but the goal remains the same: to keep your family, your property, and your stuff safe from outsiders.
Recent innovations have fueled a new surge in home security
If you're looking for a bank to invest your savings in to earn very high-interest rates, check out Barclays Bank.
Though they offer only limited banking services, the rates they pay on savings products are among the highest offered anywhere.
In this review, I'll be highlighting all the accounts you can open
With the rising cost of living, it's imperative that we invest, whether that's $10,000 or $100,000. And, obviously, when we invest our hard-earned dollars, we want to generate high returns while enduring little risk.
Well, to a point. In terms of returns, there are better low-risk investments than others, but it
With the tax changes which took place at the tail end of 2017 and even further changes in 2018, there's probably never been a greater need to use tax preparation software.
There have been changes to the entire itemized deduction structure, including both threshold and the items you can still deduct.
M1 Finance is a robo-advisor, but it may be the next step forward in robo-investing. It works like a robo-advisor in that it provides automated account management, like automatic rebalancing and dividend reinvestment.
But it also allows you to select the investments you’ll hold in your account, giving you a mix
Shopping around for a mortgage or a personal loan can be a tedious and boring task, but it can also take up a ton of your time.
After all, getting multiple quotes may require you to call several banks and answer the same questions over and over.
Fortunately, some lending aggregators make
Ask 10 random people to name a tax service and I bet you’ll hear the name H&R Block six or seven times.
And for good reason: The company has about 10,000 offices located along well-traveled retail strips across the country.
Come tax season H&R Block’s ads seem ubiquitous.
Now the company even has
When investing app Acorns was conceived in 2012, it was lauded as a smart way to invest your spare change.
“Anyone can grow wealth,” Acorns asserts on its website. And due to the way the mobile app operates, it really does practice what it preaches.
With the Acorns mobile app, anyone can