A Complete List of Available Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin isn’t the only digital currency available today. Here is a list of the best cryptocurrencies as measured by their general acceptance by investors and consumers. Cryptocurrencies. We hear of them all the time, even in the financial media. It’s worth noting that they’ve only been around for less than a decade. But despite that […]


What is the FICO 8 Bankcard Score

The FICO 8 Bankcard Score is a credit score specifically designed for the credit card industry. Here’s what we know about the score and how it can affect you. You want to know your credit score, right? You know–THE Credit Score–as in, the one and only. As it turns out, that’s mostly a fantasy. There […]


Progressive Insurance Review 2018 | Ratings, Cost and Complaints

You may love Progressive’s commercials. But does it offer reasonably priced insurance and friendly customer service? We have the answers in our Progressive Insurance review. Known for its aggressive, and often funny, TV advertising, Progressive has become one of the largest and best-known auto insurance providers in the country. They are also consistently one of […]


How to Get Rid of PMI

Are you ready to get rid of PMI? Private mortgage insurance can add hundreds of dollars to a mortgage payment. Here’s how to remove PMI payments. There are various ways to get rid of PMI, a.k.a., private mortgage insurance. A reader posted this question on Facebook: “Anyone have experience with getting a new appraisal done […]


Review of Realty Income–The Monthly Dividend Company

Realty Income, a REIT best known as the Monthly Dividend Company, gives investors exposure to real estate. Here are its pros and cons. Realty Income is a real estate investment trust (REIT) and an S&P 500 company. The company is dedicated to providing shareholders with dependable monthly income. They acquire and manage freestanding commercial properties […]


Merrill Edge Review

We put Merrill Edge to the test in this detailed review. The results: The brokerage service combines excellent features, fees, customer service, technology and educational resources. Merrill Edge combines the power and resources of two of America’s leading financial institutions–Merrill Lynch and Bank of America. It functions as a traditional, full-service investment brokerage firm. Yet […]