19 Car Insurance Terms You Need to Know

If you own and operate a vehicle, you are legally required to carry some sort of car insurance (or proof of financial responsibility) in almost every state. While the laws regarding coverage types and limits vary from state to state, you’ll need to at least meet the state minimum coverage requirements no matter where you live. […]


9 Tax Moves to Make Now

With the end of the year approaching, now is the perfect time to examine your tax situation from an investor’s perspective. After all, paying too much in taxes is the ultimate net-worth killer. Fortunately, some thoughtful end-of-year tax planning could result in you paying far less than you ever imagined. Here are nine tax moves […]


Is Pet Insurance Worth the Cost?

Pets make us smile. They make us crazy. They make us proud. For many people, a pet isn’t just a furry little companion to snuggle up to on the couch. They are part of the family. We love our pets, and businesses have found a way to cash in. Pets have become big business – […]


5 of the Best Personal Loan Rates

Not too long ago there was one option for those needing a personal loan – the local bank. The application process was long and tedious. It was difficult and time consuming to compare rates. And fees were often extremely high. P2P lending sites and other online financial institutions have changed the way we shop for […]


American Express Bank Review

American Express is best known for its award winning credit cards. I’ve carried an AMEX card for years and enjoy the excellent travel benefits it offers. What many don’t know, however, is that American Express also offers an online bank with competitive interest rates. American Express Bank, FSB is an FDIC insured online bank (FDIC […]


Make Meal Planning Easy: $5 Meal Plan Review

As a working mom trying to feed a picky husband and a pickier preschooler, meal planning is basically the bane of my existence. I’m always looking for a simpler, easier way to plan meals, grocery shop, and cook – without spending a fortune. At the same time, I want to be healthy, and I want […]