Financial knowledge is POWER

So how much financial knowledge do YOU have? Tax season can be a painful reminder of how adequately (or inadequately) you tracked and budgeted your lifestyle the previous year. Knowing how to set up budgets, goals and financial processes isn't only handy for filing taxes -- it's a lifelong skill you'll need year after year to [...]

Buying used vs. new vehicles

While buying new cars is cool, nice, awesome, and all that stuff,  lol, you really should take a long hard look at how much you could save over time by buying used cars instead. According to a report by the National Automobile Dealers Association, the average person owns an average of 13 vehicles over their lifetime. The average [...]

Earn more or Save more?

I recently posted this question on  Rockstar Finance. I definitely wanted to see the different opinions of this age old question. Many people see it differently. Anyway, I'm going to showcase some of the responses I've received. MarriedWithMoney Dollar for dollar, I will always choose cutting costs (even though they aren't mutually exclusive so this question doesn't [...]

Habits of successful people

habit 1 [hab-it] noun an acquired behavior pattern regularly followed until it has become almost involuntary:    Hmmm....do you possess any of the habits of successful people? Or are you just treading water and trying to survive? Notice the differences between the successful and unsuccessful? Pretty much night and day. Which are you?   Successful [...]