I read about Yotta Savings, which is a bit of a goofy name for a bank, on a thread on Hacker News. The name was a bit of a turn-off honestly, it’s hard to take a bank seriously when it sounds like my kids saying the name, but the idea behind it is sound. The […]
There are very few "financial" things you do each and every day - saving and spending money is one of them.
Whether it's on gas to get to work, food to put in your body, or shampoo to wash your hair - you're spending money.
If you want instant progress with your finances, it's by learning how to save more of your cash. This archive will show you all the tricks I know to make your dollar go further.
Our most popular posts are about our store specific hacks, like Amazon, Costco, Uber, and Netflix; but we also share how to get free food at restaurants on your birthday, how to cut your cable and save $800+ and 105 easy ways to save money guide.
Dave Ramsey has changed the financial lives of millions of people with his book, The Total Money Makeover. Over the years, he expanded his offerings to include several courses, a budgeting app, and a community of support. Ramsey+ gives you access to all this for a recurring annual fee of $129. While that price point […]
The stock market ups and downs in 2020 are inspiring many investors to invest in alternative assets like gold. Owning precious metals can be an excellent way to hedge against stock market volatility and paper currency inflation. Gold reaching a new all-time high in July 2020 is also sparking interest in learning how to invest […]
As we move toward a cashless society, the best apps for sending money will play a more prominent role in your daily routine. Most of us no longer carry cash or paper checks. I know find myself using my credit card to pay for smaller and smaller purchases since I rarely have cash on me. […]
As Congress negotiates what will become of the next stimulus package, there are still important benefits from the first package you might have missed. In March, we saw Congress pass the Cares Act and most of the attention went towards the $1,200 stimulus check and the federal unemployment benefits. With the checks mostly disbursed and […]
Lending money to friends and family can be a bit of a minefield. While it’s great to help out those you care about it can easily lead to bad feelings and ruined relationships. If you decide to go ahead with the loan, be sure to never loan more than you would be comfortable losing. Consider […]
PNC Bank (FDIC #6384) is a National Bank with over 2,300 locations spread out across the nation. If you look at PNC Bank’s history, the bank traces its origins back to 1852. In 1852, Pittsburgh National Bank, itself a subsidiary of Pittsburgh National Corporation, opened for business. Over the years, it would merge and acquire […]
If you’re having difficulty getting a bank account, the solution to your problem may be to get an account known as a second chance bank account. They’re specifically designed for people who can’t open traditional bank accounts due to past banking or credit problems. Whenever you apply at a bank to open an account, especially […]
A money coach, or financial coach, is someone who helps people reach their financial goals. A money coach does not do the work for you but with you. They will encourage, motivate, mentor, hold you accountable, and coach you to financial success. The best analogy I can think of is a personal trainer. The trainer […]
You’ve probably heard of Gerber, the company that is well known for making baby food. Forty years after the company started, it introduced a line of life insurance products. This Gerber Life Insurance Review will give you a summary of what those products have to offer. What is Whole Life Insurance The first thing to […]