How She Thrifted to Help Pay For College

How She Thrifted to Help Pay For College

Here is the article from Cailey, the second place winner of the 2018 Well Kept Wallet Scholarship! It’s no secret; college is expensive. Future students and their families will have to save for many years before they will enter those University doors. Throughout...
5 Best Places to Buy Used Cell Phones

5 Best Places to Buy Used Cell Phones

Nowadays, a shiny, new flagship phone can burn a hole in your wallet. Look at the iPhone X and the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 – you’re paying around $1000 for all the features packed inside each phone. Not to mention the cost of the on-going cell phone plan....
4 Legit Ways to Make Money as a Human Guinea Pig

4 Legit Ways to Make Money as a Human Guinea Pig

When you thought about what you wanted to be when you grew up, did a human guinea pig ever cross your mind? Probably not. The term “guinea pig” might carry some negative connotations. But it’s a great way to earn money to pay off debts, boost your savings account or...
7 Steps to Manage Your Money Better

7 Steps to Manage Your Money Better

Whether you work part-time for minimum wage, or you’re at the peak of your career making big bucks, you want to get the most out of the money you have. These 7 steps to better managing your money will help you achieve that goal. Know where your money goes You...
How to Make Money Doing What You Love

How to Make Money Doing What You Love

What impact would an additional $5,000 have on your life? What about $10,000? Or even $20,000? For over-scheduled and overworked people, earning this amount of extra income might seem like a far-fetched dream. But, the truth is that it is possible! You might be...
Term Versus Whole Life Insurance

Term Versus Whole Life Insurance

Despite the advice of financial experts like Jeff Rose, Todd Tresidder, and Dave Ramsey, Americans continue to buy whole life insurance at nearly a 2 to 1 pace over term life insurance. If all the advisers are advising against it, why is so popular? Is it possible...
Should You Buy Life Insurance If You’re In Debt?

Should You Buy Life Insurance If You’re In Debt?

When finances are tight, the last thing you need is a new way to spend money. I get it. So if you are in debt and struggling, is that the time to go out and buy life insurance? Wouldn’t it be better to wait until things settle down? The answer is “yes and no” but...
Last Minute Tax Filing Tips

Last Minute Tax Filing Tips

The tax deadline is approaching: are you prepared? To avoid paying potential late fees, you must have your return filed or postmarked before April 15. Here are some last minute tax filing tips to help ensure you’ve got all of your income tax ducks in a row....