2-Minute Money Manager: Should I Use a Credit Counselor for Debt Help?

Welcome to your “2-Minute Money Manager,” a short video feature answering money questions submitted by readers and viewers. Today’s question is one I’ve gotten dozens of times. It’s about whether there’s any way to find free help with debts. The answer is yes, but you must be careful when you pick a credit counselor. Watch … Read more2-Minute Money Manager: Should I Use a Credit Counselor for Debt Help?

Artificial Intelligence And Your Finances

Technology has greatly changed the way that we do just about everything. When it comes to finance, technology has been changing how we do things since the invention of the calculator. Think about it, 100 years ago, how we spent money, banked, invested, even kept track of our money was very different. Today, we’re seeing … Read moreArtificial Intelligence And Your Finances

2-Minute Money Manager: Should I Cancel My Credit Card?

Welcome to your “2-Minute Money Manager,” a short video feature answering money questions submitted by readers and viewers. You can learn how to send in a question of your own below. If you’re not typically a video watcher, give it a try. These videos are short and painless, and you’ll learn something valuable. But if … Read more2-Minute Money Manager: Should I Cancel My Credit Card?

8 Reasons You Need Good Credit in Retirement

It would be nice to let things slide. But, yes, you do need good credit in retirement. It will save you money or hassle in more situations than you may realize. And bad credit can cost you in retirement just as it can cost you during your working years. Consider these reasons for which it … Read more8 Reasons You Need Good Credit in Retirement

How to Protect Your Credit

This is a sponsored post written by me in partnership with TransUnion. The opinions and text are all mine. It’s no secret that I have struggled with my finances and debt in the past. By my own admission, I graduated college with $50,000 of debt. It was a painful process to make my way back … Read moreHow to Protect Your Credit

3 Powerful Strategies to Fixing Personal Credit Fast

In the world of credit, the score matters the most. That is why it’s important that we pay attention to how we preserve that score and so that is considered high enough for underwriting consideration. I’ve seen a lot of professionals talk about scores, unfortunately, most of them don’t necessarily cover the importance of how … Read more3 Powerful Strategies to Fixing Personal Credit Fast