Friday, November 29, 2019

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Monday, November 25, 2019

These stumbling blocks stop you from dealing with your credit card debt

These stumbling blocks stop you from dealing with your credit card debt: Credit card debt is one of the most common types of debt issues consumers have. Many people struggle for years working to pay off their debt with little progress. Blair Mantin of Sands and Associates looks at some of the stumbling blocks these people face.

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Thursday, November 21, 2019

7 times you're better off spending than saving

7 times you're better off spending than saving: You shouldn't cut corners when it comes to spending money on things that improve your health, happiness, or financial situation.

Monday, November 18, 2019

Money saving Monday: Creating a holiday gift budget

Money saving Monday: Creating a holiday gift budget: According to WalletHub, about 35 million Americans still have credit card debt from last holiday season and nearly one third of consumers will spend less money on the holidays this year.

Saturday, November 16, 2019

12 Ways Grandparents Waste Money on Their Grandkids

12 Ways Grandparents Waste Money on Their Grandkids: AARP recently found that U.S. grandparents collectively spend around $179 billion each year on their grandkids. But experts agree that there are ways grandparents can enrich their grandkids' lives that doesn't involve spending tons of money. Here are 12 ways to cut down on spending without losing your grandparent cred.

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Viral Costco coupon is indeed too good to be true [Video]

Viral Costco coupon is indeed too good to be true [Video]: The retailer wrote on its official Facebook account that their members should not trust the "recurring hoax" that boasted $75 in savings.

Springfield ranked one of top 20 hottest real estate markets

Springfield ranked one of top 20 hottest real estate markets: The list ranks the metropolitan areas in the country where homes sell the fastest and visitors to the site are clicking on the most listings.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

US household debt nears $14 tn in Q3: NY Fed

US household debt nears $14 tn in Q3: NY Fed: Borrowing by American households rose for the 21st straight quarter in the July-September period and is more than $1 trillion above the prior peak set in 2008 at the outset of the global financial crisis, the New York Federal Reserve Bank said Wednesday. Amid attractive interest rates, total household debt rose 0.7 percent to $13.95 trillion in the July-September period compared to the prior three months, driven higher by mortgage borrowing as...

Report: Redfin predicts which cities are most at risk for a housing downturn brought by a recession - Milwaukee Business Journal

Report: Redfin predicts which cities are most at risk for a housing downturn brought by a recession - Milwaukee Business Journal: A recent report looks at nationwide housing data to predict which cities are most at risk of a housing downturn brought by a recession.

Friday, November 8, 2019

Young homebuyers are vanishing from the US

Young homebuyers are vanishing from the US: Faced with higher property prices and piles of student debt, Americans are getting older and older before they buy a home.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Where to find the cheapest personal loans

Where to find the cheapest personal loans: There’s no getting away from the fact that we’re already in a whole heap of debt. The latest figures from debt charity StepChange suggest those seeking help with unsustainable, problem debt have unsecured personal borrowing of £13,799 on average – up 6 per cent since 2016. But these aren’t consumers splashing out on luxury goods or experiences. The individuals being advised by StepChange are usually facing problem debt because their finances...

Saturday, November 2, 2019

A Shockingly Low Number of Retirees Rely on Savings in Retirement | Nasdaq

A Shockingly Low Number of Retirees Rely on Savings in Retirement | Nasdaq: Your golden years can be incredibly expensive, and depending on what type of lifestyle you live and how many years you spend in retirement, it's not unheard of to spend more than $1 million over the rest of your life.