Latest Articles by Michael

5 Apps That Loan You Money Before Payday
Financial emergencies have a habit of cropping up at the worst possible time — when you’re stuck in between paychecks. You might be tempted to turn to a credit card or a payday loan, but those could rack up costly fees. You may be able to get a portion of ... Read More
December 22, 2020
How to Make a Budget in 5 Simple Steps
Creating a monthly budget can help you track your spending, save money and reach your financial goals. However, many Americans don’t budget their money, perhaps because the prospect of combing through bank statements and bill payments can seem daunting. It’s easier than you might think to learn how to make ... Read More
December 14, 2020
What a Debt-Free Lifestyle Really Looks Like
When it comes to debt, most of us have outstanding balances of one kind or another, whether for our car, our home or our education. And while debt can be a necessary tool to achieving certain goals, most Americans (nearly 60%) report feeling weighed down by what they owe, a ... Read More
June 23, 2020