Making a Major Purchase
Major purchases are a hassle because they cost so much. They can put a crimp on your household budget. However, if you are smart, you do not have to let…
Tracking what You Spend
Tracking is an important step toward getting your spending under control. You cannot curb your overspending if you do not first know where your dollars…
Extended Warranties & Service Contracts
Should you shell out extra dollars on extended warranties and service contracts? You might be surprised at how often your answer should be "no."
The Pros and Cons of Retail Credit
Retail credit cards rarely offer the best terms. There are some benefits to using these cards, just not many.
Purchasing a Vehicle
It is terribly easy to overspend on a new car. A new car might be useful. It might even be necessary. However, it is never a good investment. That is because…
The True Cost of Buying on Credit
Buying with credit can cause you serious financial pain. Simply put, paying for items with your credit cards is one of the costliest ways to make purchases.
How Overspending Can Derail a Budget
Overspending on discretionary buys scuttles more than a few household budgets. Also, that overspending can add up to significant debts or lost opportunities…
Comparing Products Online
You can avoid overspending by shopping around before you make an online purchase. There are several price comparison sites on the Web that can help you…
Buying or Leasing a Vehicle
Buying a vehicle or leasing it, are both ways to finance the cost of the car. Each has its pros and cons, and the best choice for you depends on your situation.