skip to main content
Orlando

(Living On) Borrowed Money

Top 3 Tips to Utilize Credit Cards without Sinking into Debt

Top 3 Tips to Utilize Credit Cards without Sinking into Debt

Many of us have experienced the shock of receiving our monthly credit card bill and being stunned by the balance on the statement. While credit cards are a great tool for earn....

Category: Pay-checks & Balances, (Living On) Borrowed Money

Read More
Student Loan Payment Preparation: Tips for Taking on Additional Expenses

Student Loan Payment Preparation: Tips for Taking on Additional Expenses

Prices continue to climb at the gas pump and in the stores, but that’s not stopping federal student loan payments from resuming. For the first time since March of 2020, those ....

Category: (Living On) Borrowed Money

Read More
How Is Your Credit Score Calculated?

How Is Your Credit Score Calculated?

Your credit score is one of the most important measures of your creditworthiness, so it would help you to know how it is calculated. It is a number based on a formula using ma....

Category: Pay-checks & Balances, (Living On) Borrowed Money

Read More
4 Things to Consider Before Agreeing to Cosign a Student Loan

4 Things to Consider Before Agreeing to Cosign a Student Loan

Parents will do almost anything to position their children for success. With college costs rising and student loan debt estimated at a whopping $1.5 trillion, it’s no wonder p....

Category: (Living On) Borrowed Money

Read More
How to Fix Errors on Your Credit Report

How to Fix Errors on Your Credit Report

If you’ve received your free annual credit reports from all three credit bureaus, all that information may feel a bit overwhelming, especially if you find errors.  If there....

Category: (Living On) Borrowed Money, Home Sweet Home

Read More
How To Handle Debt And Get Back On Track

How To Handle Debt And Get Back On Track

Did you shell out more money than you expected to this past holiday season? Are you feeling a budget crunch rolling into February? According to Magnify Money by LendingTree,....

Category: Pay-checks & Balances, (Living On) Borrowed Money

Read More
Fraud: Are Credit Cards Safer Than Debit?

Fraud: Are Credit Cards Safer Than Debit?

With growing reports of identity theft, data breaches and skimming, it feels like the choice of using a credit or debit card has become a high stakes game. With new scams cons....

Category: (Living On) Borrowed Money

Read More
The Good and Bad of Open Credit

The Good and Bad of Open Credit

There is both good open credit and bad open credit. One, obviously, helps you improve your credit score. The other punches your credit score in the gut. Let’s take a look at s....

Category: (Living On) Borrowed Money

Read More
3 Credit Score Myths Debunked

3 Credit Score Myths Debunked

Never assume a good credit score is out of reach.  Your credit score is just one of the many factors including your income, employment history etc. that determine the amoun....

Category: (Living On) Borrowed Money

Read More
Debt: College vs Trade Schools?

Debt: College vs Trade Schools?

College isn’t for everyone. According to David Kirp of UC Berkley, 40% of students attending college for a bachelor’s degree drop out. They never make it to graduation, never ....

Category: (Living On) Borrowed Money

Read More