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9 Habits to Learn from Self-Made Millionaires

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Finance

Self-made millionaires were once regular people with regular incomes, just like you and me. They achieve success and wealth through constant dedication and hard work. We can’t guarantee the tips in this article will make you a millionaire, but they’re healthy and productive habits that can improve your way of life.

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Budget Hack: Grocery Shopping on the Cheap

  • Bills
  • Budget
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Finance

Grocery shopping is the most budget-friendly way to eat, and preparing food at home is much more cost-efficient than eating out, using a meal-prep service, or ordering in. Yet, buying groceries, especially healthy ones, can still get expensive when you’re on a tight budget. Try using these tricks to save a little extra money when you go grocery shopping

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Earth Day: 5 Easy Ways to Do Your Part

  • "Giving Back to the Community"
  • Holidays

Earth Day is the day we celebrate the planet we call home. Showing nature that you appreciate it doesn’t have to mean making a grand gesture. Here are 5 easy ways you can do your part this Earth Day and contribute to the planet’s future. 

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So You Missed the IRS Tax Deadline… Now What?

  • Bills
  • "Installment Loans"
  • Educational

Every year, from January to April, every taxpayer has the same thing on his or her mind: getting their tax return filed by the IRS tax deadline. Somehow, every year, that IRS tax deadline sneaks up on some of us, and passes some by entirely. What happens if you miss the IRS tax deadline? Don’t panic – you have options. 

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5 Unconventional, Money-Saving Ways to Travel This Summer

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Vacation
  • Travel

As the saying goes, “Where there’s a will, there’s a way.” This couldn’t be more true for summer travel.  Even if you don’t have a large budget to go on, you can take advantage of unconventional programs to save on summer travel or even travel for free. The spirit of adventure is all that’s required!

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Renting Vs. Buying: What’s Best for You?

  • "Home and Auto Repairs"
  • Loans
  • "Save Money"
  • Finance

In the past, buying your own home was the American dream. Now, more and more individuals, couples, and families are opting to rent instead. How can you decide which option is right for you?

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How to Avoid 9 Common Tax Filing Mistakes

  • Bills
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Finance

If you’ve procrastinated until the last minute on filing your taxes, you’ll likely be hurrying to get through them. The more quickly you move, the more likely you are to make mistakes, so be aware of the nine most common listed below. Avoiding mistakes will ensure that your tax refund isn’t delayed and that you don’t have to do extra work after you file. The keys are to double check all of your work and if you’re not sure of a number or name, compare it to official paperwork before submitting. 

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Seven Smart Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

  • Bills
  • "Giving Back to the Community"
  • Finance

We’ve all been there: opening the mailbox and finding a tax refund check after weeks of waiting for it. The anticipation has grown for a while, especially if your tax refund was delayed for any reason. The excitement builds and the urge to go out and immediately spend it on clothes, electronics, or trips is strong.

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5 Reward Apps that Help You Earn Extra Money

  • Bills
  • "Save Money"
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Finance

Earning a little bit of money on the side to help boost your income can make all the difference. If you have some spare time, you can easily make a little extra money every day. Here are 5 mobile apps that reward you for using them (and, bonus, they’re also pretty fun to use). 

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10 Ways to Save on an Epic Spring Break Vacation

  • Loans
  • "Save Money"
  • Vacation
  • Travel

Whether you’re a student traveling on Spring Break or you’re someone who just needs a break from the cold temperatures of a long winter, March is the perfect month for a getaway. Many shy away because they feel stuck between traveling well and staying on-budget. Traveling in style doesn’t have to be costly if you use a few tricks. We’ve got some ways you can save money and enjoy your vacation, sans the worry of blowing your budget. 

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