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Tech Startups and Billionaires: The Growing Trend

Even though many people are still struggling to make ends meet, the Forbes magazine has recently shown that there are now more billionaires and millionaires than ever. Not only that, but many of these billionaires are having a much easier time amassing their wealth. While it’s...
Posted On 07 Mar 2014

What You Need to Know About Bitcoins #infographic

Since its debut in 2009, Bitcoin has been making waves in the financial industry. Bitcoin is a digital currency that has no central monetary authority. Instead, it exists on a peer-to-peer computer network that maintains transactions and “mints” new Bitcoins through a process...
Posted On 27 Feb 2014

Share The Word: Kmart Helps Us Learn Budgeting and Saving Tips!

This post brought to you by Kmart Share the Word. All opinions are 100% mine. Hey Lifers!  We have something awesome to share with you.  As you all know I often refer to myself as a budgetista, and it's for good reason.  It's great talking about fabulous...
Posted On 21 Feb 2014
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Getting Ready For Tax Season: Tips For Doing Your Taxes with Ease #infographic

Do you dread the tax season? If you tend to put things off to the last minute you already know how stressful the experience can be. This is why it is a good idea to start early by gathering all of the paperwork you will need to file your tax return. Employers typically send you...
Posted On 31 Jan 2014

Understand Forms and Tax Tips for Increasing Your Refund

Navigating the maze of forms when you are getting ready to file your taxes can be difficult. Especially if you are unfamiliar with the process, you want to make sure that you have all of the information you need in order to accurately file and avoid any penalties. Learning about...
Posted On 24 Jan 2014

5 Essential Paid Apps for Financial Management on Android – #Infographic

Forget about automatically downloading free apps all of the time and deciding that you are going to make do. By paying a small fee to access premium finance apps, you will unlock a wide range of features that can take your personal financial management to the next level. Download...
Posted On 19 Dec 2013

5 Must Have Paid Finance Apps for Your iPad – #infographic #Finance

While some people dislike paying for apps, instead opting for free versions, many realise the value they can enjoy when they pay for added features and functions. Going premium when it comes to finance apps can massively increase your savings potential, which is why we put...
Posted On 12 Dec 2013

Miss Independent: Five Things Every Woman Should Learn to Do

Gone are the days when a woman had to wait for a man to do just about everything that didn’t involve cooking and cleaning. Such dependence has left a lot of women in the lurch when the man in question was no longer available, either because he left, died or even went on a...

How To Bounce Back From Bankruptcy

When you realise that you have to file for bankruptcy, a flood of emotions will no doubt be surging in your anxious mind, but chances are happiness is not one of them. But Will Thomas of Eccount Money thinks that bankruptcy can be the best thing that can happen to someone who...
Posted On 29 Nov 2013

Merging Two Households into one: Five Money Saving Tips that Might Go Overlooked

When newlywed couples are merging their households together, one of the trickiest parts of the merger is combining their finances. You need to think carefully about how you are going to approach this. It can be a sticking point for a lot of new couples. If you want to make it...

The Facts of Moving: How Americans are Moving

Moving from one state to another can be a tricky adventure. From finding a new job to visiting potential homes hundreds or thousands of miles away, the search is both time-consuming and stressful. However, by taking a look at various trends among movers in the United States you...
Posted On 07 Nov 2013

Retirement Planning Through the Ages In Your Life After 25

By starting a retirement account early and putting a little bit of money away each month, you will be able to set yourself up for financial security later on in life. A good time to start this is in your 20’s when you can set up retirement accounts and begin to pay off student...
Posted On 05 Nov 2013

Little-known Investment And Money Saving Tips For Seniors

Though many people see becoming a “senior” as simply becoming old, hitting the 65 year mark yields a whole new world of possibilities. Retiring means that you no longer have the responsibility of working, and can now do what you like and take your life anywhere you wish it to...
Posted On 04 Oct 2013