The Best Way to Save for College: UGMA vs 529 Plan

If you’ve seen the news lately, you’re probably aware that there is a student loan crisis happening in this country. Student loan debt is now estimated at over $1.3 trillion, with more than 40 million Americans carrying student loan debt. While the government tries to relieve some of the stress, there’s an even better way to pay for college […]


5 Coding Bootcamps That Can Land a 6-Figure Job

With the constant creation of new technologies in overdrive, and almost all of them revolving around the computer industry, it makes sense that computer related jobs are the rise. As a whole, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) expects computer occupations to grow by 12% over the next ten years. With demand for computer software […]


16 Tools Every Home-Based Business Should Use

If you’ve ever worked from home, you know how wonderful it can be. You get to sit in your own house, surrounded by your own things, and you don’t even have to get gussied up to head into an office. It opens up a world of flexibility…and did I mention that the commute is great?!? By […]


The Pros and Cons to Income-Based Student Loan Repayment

You’ve probably heard that there’s a student loan debt crises going on and that many borrowers find themselves unable to land jobs which provide them with enough income to live comfortably while making their payments. The headlines are everywhere, so it’s been hard to miss. But, do have you really dug into the crippling numbers? The total amount of student loan […]


How to Become a Millionaire – 3 Real Life Stories

Millionaire status. It has a nice ring, doesn’t it? Yeah, a million dollars won’t get you what it used to, but it’s still the benchmark that every middle class person shoots for. Becoming a millionaire means you’ve officially graduated from the middle class and are now one of the “wealthy elites” that you dreamed about becoming. […]


How Much Should You Have Saved Based on Your Age and Income?

“How much should I have saved by retirement?” It’s a question we get asked all the time, and it is definitely a valid one. Of course, it’s also a very difficult question to answer. The truth is that everybody’s retirement number is different. The amount of money that you need to retire is based on a whole […]