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3 Reasons It’s Important To Know Your FICO Credit Scores: Get The Facts!

This post is sponsored by MyFICO.com, but all opinions are my own. Please see below for additional disclosure. We learn a lot of things in school but I’ve always said one major thing we’re missing in our education system is how to properly maintain finances and...
Posted On 06 Jun 2016

Best Finance Tips for First-Time Home Buyers

Depending on where you live, buying a home can actually be less expensive than renting a home or apartment. However, there are many financial issues you need to consider before you decide to actually make that purchase. What are some good financial tips for those looking to buy...

What All Newlywed Couples Should Know before Jumping into a Mortgage

Getting married is a significant event in any person’s life, and getting a mortgage may be just as, if not more, significant in the short-term. If you and your new spouse are thinking about buying a home together, there are few things you should know before applying for financing...

3 Tips For Choosing The Right Loan

Taking out a loan and willingly going into debt can be one of the most intimidating financial choices you make. However, going into debt isn’t necessarily a bad choice. Showing that you can take out and repay a loan over time is a great way to build your credit, while taking out...
Posted On 01 Apr 2016

Can A Timeshare Be A Good Investment?

Timeshares are frequently linked with tales of disreputable firms who employ aggressive sales tactics and charge extortionate maintenance fees to consumers. Can timeshares ever be a good investment in 2016? The History Of The Timeshare It is thought that the concept of the...
Posted On 14 Mar 2016

Why Research Is Vital when Searching for any Financial Products

Obviously, if you have a desperate need for some immediate money, a short term loan is likely to be a good solution for you. However, you have to make sure that you don’t just choose the first one you come across. Instead, you should spend some time comparing the different direct...
Posted On 30 Dec 2015

Give Yourself Peace Of Mind: What You Need to Know About Healthcare and Taxes!

As we start wrapping up 2015, I know it feels weird for me to even say that, it’s important that we’re preparing ourselves for a successful and worry free 2016.  I know the Holidays are still on your brain but it’s definitely time to make room for thinking about...
Posted On 25 Nov 2015

Rebuilding Your Credit With Wells Fargo

This post is sponsored by Wells Fargo; all thoughts and opinions are my own. Most everyone has at least a little bit of debt, and many of us have a lot of debt. Not all debt is bad; consider your home mortgage and car loans – when you make your payments on time, these kinds...
Posted On 26 Oct 2015

Adulting Is Hard: How Saving For Your Sunny Day Can Make Buying A Home Easier!

Recently we discussed budgeting for a Sunny day when it comes to wedding season, whether you’re planning your big day or you’re a single along for the ride. It got me thinking about all the things that are required of us as adults. When I started Your Life After 25,...
Posted On 16 Sep 2015

Rent or Buy A House? Where To Live In Your Twenties!

When is the right time to think about buying a house? A house is one of the biggest investments you will ever make. Paying off your mortgage could take around a decade. Is it better to start soon, or is it more affordable to keep paying rent? There is a lot to consider wh...
Posted On 10 Sep 2015

Are Online Mortgages Safe?

When it comes to acquiring a mortgage there are many avenues to take. Do you go to your bank? Do you sit down with a broker? Do you surf the web for an online mortgage? What kind of deals are on the Internet and are they safe? Online mortgages aren’t a new phenomenon, but that...
Posted On 24 Aug 2015

5 Spending Tips For Millennials in Your Life After 25

After recently graduating college, you’ve landed an amazing job. You’re finally bringing home a regular paycheck. Now, the realization finally hits you. You’re an adult. Because you’ve heard all of the negative connotations attached to millennials, you may be apprehensive about...
Posted On 12 Aug 2015