4 Financial Apps For Children

Why Teach Financials To Children It’s never too early for children to learn about finances. Discussing finances with your children early can set them up for success in the future. There are four kid-friendly finance apps we personally recommend. Star Banks Adventure This app combines quizzes and puzzles that teach children basic financial concepts so […]

What you should know about Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion

Most people have heard about credit bureaus. There are three main bureaus in the United States: Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion. Do you know what type of information they collect and how it affects you? How Creditors Interact With Credit Bureaus Most creditors send information to the credit bureaus concerning what accounts you have, what type […]

What You Must Know About Authorized Users

What You Must Know About Authorized Users Before you add someone to your credit card as an authorized user, be sure to think it through carefully. It’s important you understand the legalities when you give someone permission to be on your credit account. Let’s Cover the Basics If you’re not sure exactly what the term […]

What You Need to Know About Alternative and Specialty Credit Bureaus Part 1

Alternative and Specialty Credit Bureau Differences Most people hear the words “credit bureau” and automatically think of the big three credit ureaus: TransUnion, Experian, and Equifax. However, there are several other specialty or alternative credit bureaus that should be kept in mind as well. The additional bureaus are governed by the same federal laws, but […]

A Financial App for Couples and Families?

You do not currently have a featured image set for this post. To set your featured image, click on the circular Meta View button and set your image in the box on the bottom right. A financial app is a good way to track your finances. One I recommend is called “Good Budgets”. This app […]

What Type Of Life Insurance Is Best For You?

A solid financial plan usually includes some type of life insurance. Life insurance is ideal for most people to have. You never know when something unexpected can happen, and you will want your loved ones who depend on you to be covered. There are different types of life insurance that protect your family in different […]

Tips To Get Through Unemployment

Becoming unemployed can happen to anyone. If it happens to you, it’s important to consider some unemployment strategies and map out a course of action to survive the situation. Strategizing and Making a Plan The first tip, if you don’t already have one, is to sit down with a piece of paper and make out […]