When you apply for any kind of loan or credit card you will be credit checked, and the credit check will be the main factor in the chance of approval by quite some margin. A common mistake is that often, people decide to check their credit either when they’ve just been denied lending, or when … Read moreJourney to a better Credit Score
A recent report by Citizens Advice has found that not only can credit card limits be raised without borrowers’ permission, but that this is actually more likely to happen when customers are already struggling with debt. These statistics have led the Chief Executive of Citizens Advice, Gillian Guy, to accuse credit card providers of ‘irresponsible’ … Read moreCitizens Advice Calls Automatically Raised Credit Card Limits ‘Irresponsible’
Obviously, the last thing you want for yourself — or anyone that you care about — is to be afflicted with the disease called debt for even a day; let alone the rest of your life! In fact, that’s why you’re here on this website: to get trusted advice, tips, techniques, strategies and life hacks … Read moreHow to Stay Sick with the Disease Called Debt for the Rest of Your Life
Most readers come to my site for one thing, to learn how to make money. Sure, this blog started off as a way to document my journey through debt but it has since transcended into something altogether different. So today, I’m going to talk about affiliate marketing as I know that is a topic a … Read moreReaders! Earn Extra Money This Summer Via admitad
Giveaway Grand Finale! *12* Money Books! It’s the grand finale of our week-long $$$ book giveaway!! AHHH! Been a lot of work putting all this together, not gonna lie, but man does it feel good knowing they’re all finally going into the world again and helping… And remember you can find most of these books … Read moreGiveaway Grand Finale! *12* Money Books!
Giveaway Day #4: Package of Career/Productivity Books! Getting closer to the end of giveaway week! But still two solid days left of spreading great resources back into circulation 😉 This time around – we focus on career and productivity books. But first, yesterday’s lucky new owner of those frugality books! –> Lily @ TheFrugalGene.com. Congrats, friend!! … Read moreGiveaway Day #4: Package of Career/Productivity Books!
Giveaway Day #3: Bundle of Frugality Books! Hey hey! Another day, another package of books to give away! This time around – the ones that can save you money and bring out your inner minimalist/ frugalist 🙂 Two of which come from blogger friends! But first – yesterday’s winner of the investing books… bum bum … Read moreGiveaway Day #3: Bundle of Frugality Books!
Giveaway Day #2: Bundle of Investing Books! Welcome back! Day #2 of our week of book giveaways, and up for grabs this time around is a bunch of great *investing* and financial planning books. But first, let’s announce the winner of yesterday’s personal finance Classics! The lucky winner is… Mark R.! BOOM! Congrats! Although really … Read moreGiveaway Day #2: Bundle of Investing Books!
A Week of Giving Away #Money Books! So two years ago I came up with this bright idea of starting a Personal Finance Library where I’d mail books back and forth to whoever wants them (for free), but after further research and certain naysayers telling me it’ll never work, I’ve decided to table it for … Read moreA Week of Giving Away #Money Books!
10 *Downsides* to Early Retirement [Please welcome back to the site today, John, aka “ESI,” from ESI Money and Rockstar Finance! We’ve lured him back after two years of retirement to share the negative sides of the early retirement coin (big thanks to reader Bill who prompted this!), and we hope this gives you a … Read more10 *Downsides* to Early Retirement