Spending Ban: How Beneficial and Harmful?

What do you do when you’ve already spent the entire salary even before you cut a week off the calendar in a month – ask your friend for some advances, or call your sister for a money transfer, or simply avail a payday loan from whatever party ready to provide! Well, whatever you do and […]

5 Types of Friends Who Are Not Good for Your Finances

Do you have any friends who are negatively affecting your finances or spending habits? It’s time to identify such financial frenemies and lay down some ground rules to neutralize their effect on your finances. Take a closer look at your spending patterns when you are with your friends and watch out which friends are costing […]

5 Financial Lessons from This Year’s Presidential Candidates

Regardless of who wins this year’s presidential election, there are many financial lessons you can take away from the candidates. Stories of their business successes and failures can teach us many valuable lessons that will help us achieve financial independence. Here are 5 financial lessons you can take from this year’s presidential candidates: Set Financial […]

How to Rescue Yourself from the Debt Trap

You usually get trapped in debt due to your bad spending habits or some unavoidable circumstances like job loss, sudden medical emergencies and other financial problems. But with proper financial planning and a positive frame of mind, you can avoid the debt trap and get out of it in no time. Stay focused and don’t […]

10 Expert Tips to Help You Spring Clean Your Finances

Spring-cleaning isn’t just for your home. You can spring-clean your finances too. Everyone needs to keep track of their finances carefully to maintain control of their money. Failing to establish a budget is a top cause of financial chaos. It is of utmost importance to constantly be aware of how much money is necessary and […]