Category: Personal Finance

Why Goals Can Help You Stay in Control of Your Financial Life

When it comes to doing things in order to stay on top of our financial responsibilities, and to maintain proper control over our financial lives, there are a wide variety of different bits of advice that get frequently passed on and different tools that get recommended....

4 Reasons Why Everyone Should Have a Savings Account

There are some aspects of money management that you couldn’t miss if you wanted to. For example, everyone knows that it’s important to have a realistic budget. Similarly, most people know that you need to pay your debts if you want a solid credit score. But…...

How to Deal With the Financial Realities of Planning a Funeral

There are many emotions to deal with when you’re in a position of organizing a funeral for a family member or close friend. The grief you feel of course takes precedent, but there’s also the reality of the financial implications that come with planning a funeral…...

Recovering After a Financial Disaster

Every now and then, you might come across a financial situation that you simply can’t avoid and needs to be dealt with. Perhaps your computer broke and you need a replacement as soon as possible, or maybe you’re looking at expensive home repairs after some adverse…...

Making a Lower Than Average Income Work

Not everyone can earn a six-figure salary. Whether your income is harmed by personal matters or the fact you love a low-paid but high-satisfaction career doesn’t matter. Smaller earnings will increase the pressure to make your capital work harder. Still, it shouldn’t ...