A Review of myFICO

MyFICO, a division of Fair Isaac, is an excellent place to obtain and monitor your FICO scores. For new customers, myFICO offers low cost and free trial options to obtain your FICO score online, from the company that created the FICO score. There are a couple paid packages to choose from, depending on your credit […]


Discover it® Miles – Unlimited 1.5x Rewards Card Review

Credit card usage, management, and rewards are have been at the foundation of sound personal finance for a very long time. After the financial recession, credit cards issuer made a massive pullback in rewards structure. For the last half decade, consumers have struggled to find a truly great rewards card credit card. Enter the Discover it® […]


The 10 Most and 10 Least Expensive Cars To Insure

Have you ever moved, whether it be across the country or merely to the next neighborhood, just to learn that your auto insurance rates skyrocketed as a result? What gives? It seems ridiculous that even the smallest of changes can result in a change in auto premiums, but sure enough, it happens. Fact of the […]


When Do Negative References Get Removed From Your Credit Report?

These days, an individual’s successes, education, and even personality traits can all be found on “records.” We utilize LinkedIn accounts to spell out our career history and achievements. Our social media footprint can show strangers where we went to school, which marathon we ran last year, and how we take our coffee. These breadcrumbs follow […]


Ebates Review – Get Cash Back On Every Online Purchase

Ebates became the pioneer and leader of online cash back shopping over 10 years ago. The company was founded in 1998 by two Deputy District Attorneys in Silicon Valley who used to prosecute online fraud & identity theft before starting Ebates. Joining Ebates is always free and no matter how much money you spend through […]


Track Your Finances with HelloWallet

I‘ve been writing about finance for many years now, having trudged through the many reviews of online software to help consumers budget.   Quicken has always been my software of choice, but I have to say that as of today, I’ll be using HelloWallet for all of my budgeting needs.  This software may be a bit […]