11 Best Personal Finance and Investing Podcasts

11 Best Personal Finance and Investing Podcasts

I’m always baffled by people who “don’t do podcasts.” When I ask why I hear a lot of the same responses. I’m a big advocate for podcasts, so naturally, I try my best to convince them to give it a try. Person: “I don’t have time.” Me: “What about listening to it on...
14 Best Ways to Invest in Yourself in 2018

14 Best Ways to Invest in Yourself in 2018

You’ve got a great job, you bought a house, you diligently save for retirement, so now is a great time to think about how you want to focus on yourself and grow as a person. Investing in yourself means more than opening retirement accounts and calculating how much...
Self Lender Review

Self Lender Review

It sounds weird to admit this but I built my credit when I was in college thanks to credit cards that offered free stuff for signing up. I first applied for a Citibank credit card when I was a freshman. At the time, credit card companies were notorious for setting up...
10 Ways to Get Amazon Prime for Free

10 Ways to Get Amazon Prime for Free

Did you know that Amazon Prime has been around since 2005 and now has more than 80 million American members as of 2017? According to Entrepreneur.com, in March 2015, there were only 40 million Amazon Prime members. Yes, Amazon has been able to double their Prime...
How To Write A Check in 6 Easy Steps

How To Write A Check in 6 Easy Steps

There are several reasons why you may need to write a check. For instance, some businesses will give you a discount for writing a check instead of swiping a card. This is because they will save money by not having to pay a processing fee. So if you are going to fill...
Maternity Leave: What You Need to Know

Maternity Leave: What You Need to Know

A new baby in the family is a wonderful event that brings with it equal amounts of joy and work. As a soon-to-be working mom, you might be wondering how maternity leave benefits you. What are the rules regarding maternity leave? What do I need to do to prepare? Will I...