It’s summer time, and that means it’s time to start looking for ways to keep your kids amused. These days there are plenty of pricey activities available in most areas for children and families. But remember that you don’t need to spend a lot of money to have a... Read more
Two of our favorite personal finance bloggers — Ninja @PunchDebtintheFace and WellHeeledBlog — aren’t too happy about Capitol One’s acquisition of their beloved ING Direct. What do you think about the combo? Leave a comment below! ___________________________________ LendingTree has an easy way to shop for credit cards online. We’ll help... Read more
Summer is the season of weddings, and if you’re a single guy or gal who has been spending lots of time lately as a bridesmaid, groomsman or attendee, you may have found yourself doing a little daydreaming about your own nuptials. Just remember that the average wedding costs $27,800,... Read more
Becoming a father during my time as a personal finance blogger was an interesting experience. I got to learn more about myself, my relationship with money, and the kinds of lessons I’d like to eventually pass down to my son about responsible financial management. Birth did two things for... Read more
I’ve been out of college for four years now. Reflecting back on my personal finance journey since that time, I’ve realized there are a handful of things I wish I would have done differently — as well as a handful of things I’m really glad I did. Today, I... Read more