Money Management

Managing your money can be confusing and stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. We have tons of content to help you get a handle on your finances.


7 Best Credit Repair Companies in 2019

So your credit is a mess. Your credit score is low, you are having trouble getting loans, and you’ve found that your credit reports are filled with incorrect information. Bad credit can really throw a wrench into your efforts to get ahead financially....

The Doctor Mortgage Loan: What Are Your Best Options?

Now that you’ve made it through medical school and started residency, you may be thinking about whether you want to stop living like a student and buy a home. You’re probably wondering if that’s even possible with the student loans you’ve accumulated...

Personal Capital vs. Mint: Which Is Better?

These days, it can be difficult to stay organized financially. You may have multiple bank accounts, credit cards, a 401k and various individual retirement accounts. You may have a mortgage, auto loan and student loans. It’s all very difficult to keep track...

Budgeting for Dummies: Your Guide to Becoming Budget Savvy

This "Budgeting for Dummies" article will help you learn to budget quickly and easily. And don't be offended by the "dummies" term. Why? Just because you don't know something, it doesn't mean you're dumb! After all, you can't know what you haven't...

4 Ways to Track Your Net Worth in 2019

Many people don’t know what their net worth is. However, being aware of it can make a big difference in achieving your financial goals. Investopedia says that one’s net worth “can be viewed as a financial report card. It allows you to evaluate your...

12 Best PayPal Alternatives

PayPal has become a staple of the modern pay system. Individuals and companies everywhere use it to quickly send and receive payments electronically. PayPal is likely the most well-known service for conducting pay transactions online. People use it daily...

5 Easy Steps to Create a Budget That Actually Works

I had someone ask me recently, "How do I put together a budget?" The question made me realize that budgeting is not a clear process. Learning to successfully budget takes education. Also, it takes time, trial and error. Today I'll show you some easy...

8 Best Mint.com Alternatives in 2019

Have you heard of Mint.com? Mint is a free budgeting tool. When you link up your bank accounts, loans and credit cards to Mint, it can help you manage your money more strategically. What’s even better, Mint is totally free. Mint is a great product,...

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....

How She Sold $34,000 in Chocolate Bars to Help Our Troops Overseas

Here is the article from Katie, the first place winner of the 2018 Well Kept Wallet Scholarship! In the seventh grade, I was given the task to complete 10 hours of community service to be a member of the National Junior Honor Society. Around the same time,...

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