Banking

best IRA CD rates

Best IRA CD Rates for April 2024

Posted on
I recently learned that my father has decided to cash out his UPS pension. The immediate question from my dad was, “How do I avoid paying taxes on this thing?”…
best online banks

The 10 Best Online Banks – April 2024

Posted on
With more online banks available now than ever before, finding the best online bank has never been easier. In this article, we’ll explain how online banks work, whether or not…
best bank bonuses

Best Bonuses for Business Checking Accounts in 2024

Posted on
Business owners know that every dollar counts. Now that you have some cash flow, your deposits and expenses mustn’t get mixed up with your personal expenditures. A separate business checking…
best second chance checking accounts

7 Best Second Chance Checking Accounts of 2024

Posted on
I’ve had a checking account since college, and frankly, it’s hard to imagine living without one. For some people, however, getting approved for a traditional checking account is impossible. And…

Apps & Tools

best mint alternatives

The 10 Best Mint Alternatives for 2024

Posted on
Mint.com has been a good budgeting tool. I have used it myself from time to time. Unfortunately, however, Mint.com has closed for good, and the transition for users to CreditKarma…
best money apps for kids and teens

The Best Money Apps for Kids and Teens in 2024

Posted on
I grew up learning many financial lessons from my parents. Unfortunately, most of these were learned by watching my parents make bad decisions that I was determined not to repeat…

Latest Articles

best banks for small business

8 Best Banks for Small Business – April 2024

Posted on
Bank accounts aren’t just for individuals. Businesses need a way to store money, deposit checks, pay bills, and manage their finances, so many banks offer business bank accounts. These accounts…
How to Qualify for the Lowest Mortgage Rate

How to Qualify for the Lowest Mortgage Rate Possible

Posted on
After falling for decades, mortgage rates have risen significantly over the past year. Granted, it’s still nowhere near the 15% or more consumers paid on 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages in the…
Which credit score do mortgage lenders use

Which FICO Scores Do Mortgage Lenders Use?

Posted on
As I’ve mentioned before, I’ve been on a refinancing binge. My wife and I have refinanced our home twice in the last 12 months, and my business partner and I…