Where to Find Free GMAT Test Prep Materials: Practice Exams, Questions

June 28, 2021

If you’re looking to enroll in a graduate business program to get your MBA, then you’ll need to excel on the GMAT. The higher your score on the GMAT, the stronger your application will be. Finding free GMAT prep materials can be a lifesaver. Those who can’t afford to buy practice questions and tests can simply rely on free material present online. Even if you do have some money to…


How Much Does Buying a New Home Really Cost You?

March 6, 2021

Are you excited about buying a new home?  Whether you will become a first-time homebuyer or simply want to move into a new home, you should be excited! You probably already realize that you are embarking on an action-packed adventure ride – full of financial budgeting, escrow payments, real estate meetings and more! You may have even calculated a pricing range or even an exact sales figure that will get you…


Buying Vs. Leasing a Car: The Comprehensive Financial Pros and Cons

February 25, 2021

If you have decided that you’re ready to get a car, it can be difficult to know whether you should lease or buy one.  While both options offer advantages and disadvantages, it ultimately comes down to how you want your car to fit into your financial goals and long term plans. While you begin to weigh your options, you should try to keep a few factors in mind: Know your…


How to Live on a Tight Budget for a Year: A Twelve-Month Planner

August 19, 2019

Sometimes life throws you a curveball and your finances take a hit, forcing you to figure out how to live on a tight budget. Maybe someone in your household becomes seriously ill or you lose your job. Maybe nothing catastrophic happened but you’ve realized you really need to pay off your debt. Whatever the reason, you have to learn how to spend your money wisely when things get tough. It…


The Beginner’s Guide to Finding a High Yielding Savings Account

August 16, 2019

When looking for the easiest way to deposit and withdraw money all while making interest, the search for a high yielding savings account is more important than ever. While interest rates on almost all savings accounts are quite low, some banks and financial institutions have better ones than others. A few of these institutions might also have certain features that make them a favorable choice. If you are looking for the…


How to Plan Your Graduate Student Budget For a Postgrad Year

August 13, 2019

Budget planning isn’t one of the easiest things to do, mainly because we usually underestimate the costs of living and we think that we would be alright will less money than we actually need. How Do You Budget Your Complete Education? Budgeting is tricky to plan – on one hand, you don’t want to miss a night out with your friends but on the other hand, you want to stick…


How to Save Money on Clothes This Year: 25 Useful Hacks

August 7, 2019

While you’re looking for advice on how to save money on clothes, the US apparel industry is thriving. Its market revenue exceeded $328 billion in 2017 alone. Monthly retail sales in the U.S. clothing stores exceed $15 In December 2017, the sales of the U.S. apparel retail stores amounted to $23.3 billion. The girls and women’s apparel market reached $117 billion in 2017, while the boys and men’s market was…


Living in an RV With Kids: 11 Money Saving Tips You Should Follow

August 4, 2019

Home ownership is a cornerstone of the American dream. After all, is there a more iconic symbol of success than the beautiful home with the white picket fence? In reality, home ownership is extremely expensive and increasingly unattainable for a lot of us. The average American household carries over $180,000 in mortgage debt, that’s a staggering number. The Problem: Some of us don’t want to be tied down to a…


What Is the Average Cost of Having a Baby: A Guide for New Parents

August 1, 2019

While having a new baby is a time of joy, there are significant expenses that come with adding a child to your household. As a new parent, you may be unsure of what exactly you will need and how much exactly it will cost you. The average cost of having a baby is not cheap as there are big costs in preparing for the arrival of your baby.  This guide…


Travel On A Budget: 31 Fun Destinations That Will Help You Save

July 29, 2019

Traveling is on everyone’s bucket list. Better to see something once, than hear about it a thousand times, right? Now you can travel on a budget and we are on a mission to show you how you can do it. All it takes is some pre-planning, saving your spare change when you can, and finding out about all the wonderful budget destinations globally. I love a quote by Wallace Stevens who said: “The most…