Quizzle vs. Credit Karma vs. Credit Sesame

Join us as we compare the unique features of the three best online credit score tools in this ‘Credit Karma vs Credit Sesame vs Quizzle’ roundup. If you’re looking for a free way to check your credit score, look no further than three websites. Quizzle.com, CreditKarma.com, and CreditSesame.com each offer free scores. Although they offer […]


Dave Ramsey’s Step #4: A Visual Guide to Saving 15% for Retirement in a Roth 401(k)

Dave Ramsey’s Step #4 is simply this–save 15% of your gross income for retirement, preferably in Roth 401(k) and Roth IRA retirement accounts. This step raises two important questions. First, what’s so special about 15% as opposed to 10%, 20% or some other savings rate? And second, why invest in after-tax Roth retirement accounts rather […]


95 Painless Ways to Save Money

Saving money doesn’t have to be hard. In fact, there are many ways to save money that are easy and fun. Here are 95 painless ways to save money. Here at Dough Roller, we talk a lot about getting into the habit of spending less than you make. You may be looking at your budgeting […]


The Best 12 Month CD Rates of 2017

A staple for stability, CDs are still a viable asset to your overall portfolio. Here are the best 12 month CD rates you can find. The online banks most everyone has seen advertised tend to offer the best 12 month CD rates. Ally is one of those banks. It has certainly done a good job […]


The Best CD Rates of October 2017 (Updated Daily)

My very first investment was in a certificate of deposit when I was a teenager. CDs back then paid more than 10%. While we can’t get that kind of return today, a certificate of deposit is a safe place to hold cash. Here’s our list of the best CD rates. We’ve evaluated more than a […]


How to Buy Your First Home

So you want to buy a house sometime in the near future? You’re not alone. Thousands of people will become first-time homeowners over the next few years. Even with mortgage rates increasing slightly, it could still be a great time to buy . But getting ready to buy your first home is a big deal. […]