Don't Fall for High Interest Loans in Times Like These
Most of us have been there: we have bills to pay but we're short on cash. And we experience money pressure. But if you need money fast, and you're having problems coming up with it, the last thing you should do is move quickly and get a loan to cover your gap.
This Is Not Fake News!
Creating fake news these days is as easy as pie! And a big reason why criminals and scammers create fake news is specifically to dupe people who might believe it. But what is fake news?
New Medicare Cards Are Coming Soon
In order to help protect you from identity fraud, the new cards will no longer have Social Security Numbers on them but will have a unique Medicare Number.
Enhance Your Online Privacy and Security with These Tips
There are many threats to your online privacy and security. Some of these threats include advertisers and businesses tracking you and thieves trying to steal your financial and personal information.
Be Aware of These Scams Targeting Women
I encountered my first online scam as an undergrad. I was looking for a roommate and received an inquiry via a popular online forum that seemed legitimate.
Saving on Health Care Costs
Health care costs can take a bite out of your wallet. Are you one of the many consumers who are concerned about health care costs? This report looks at various ways to help you save on health care costs.
Beware of "Quick Cash for Your Home" Offers
If you have decided to sell your home, slow down and do your homework. Taking the time to do it right will help you get the best price for your home and put more money in your pocket.
What You Need to Know About Peer-to-Peer Payments
These services can be very useful, but should be properly checked out before you use it. The following questions can help you evaluate the various services.
The Crowdfunding Phenomena
What is crowdfunding? And what does it have to do with you? Perhaps nothing, or perhaps just not yet, but we think it's important enough for you to know about.
FoolProof's Top 5 Funky Saving Tips (And a Few Others)
Life seems to be getting more and more expensive. So, whenever I get the chance to save some money, I take advantage of it! Here are a few different ways to save money.
Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Car?
Did you know that that the average car and pickup trunk on American roads is 11.4 years old. Maybe your vehicle's best years are behind it, too, and you're thinking about buying a new car or truck?
Winter is Coming. Is Your Home Ready?
The following tips will help you save money whether you rent or own.
SelfCare When Dealing with Stressful Finances
Financial stresses not only affect your well being, they can negatively affect relationships, job performance and pretty much rule your life if you let them.
This section provides web resources for thinking about health insurance and life insurance for living strong as you pass fifty.
Tips for Reducing Your Identity Theft Risk
Identity theft occurs when someone uses your personal information to make purchases, open accounts, get medical treatment, or file taxes. You can't prevent identity theft but you can take steps to reduce your risk.
Shopping for Toys? Safety and Privacy Are Important Considerations
Do you do your homework before shopping for toys? Do you make sure that you are buying toys that appropriate for the age of the child?
How Much Money Have You Spent Gaming Online?
How many hours do you spend gaming online? Or better yet, how many dollars have you spent gaming online? Have you spent money on (or within) a game that started out free? It happens all the time.
Before You Start Your Holiday Shopping Read These Tips
Whether you plan to shop on Black Friday, Cyber Monday or wait until the last minute, these tips can help you be a smart shopper.
What You Need to Know About the Meltdown and Spectre Computer Chip Flaws
In early January, researchers announced two flaws in computer chips known as central processing units (CPUs). CPUs are what makes our digital devices run.
Financial Planning for the Year Ahead
Taking some time now to review your financial plan for this year and next may save you time and money later.