Monthly Archives: January 2013

7 Ways to Reduce Credit Card Debt and Control Spending

By Jason Larkins Owning credit cards is a good way to build a credit history and enjoy convenient payment options. However, this convenience comes with some risks. It’s often tempting to whip out these cards on a whim when something … Continue reading

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7 Tips To Pay Off Your Home Faster

Society generally praises home ownership as a solid indicator of being successful in your life. So why is it that it’s also generally agreed upon that it should take over 20 years to actually finish paying it off and generally … Continue reading

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Lump Sum Payment vs Yearly Payments + $1000 Giveaway

A question that I have been asked on more than a few occasions is whether it’s better to take the lump sum payment or the yearly payment annuity if you happen to win the lottery. This is really a mute … Continue reading

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Timeshares Suck

If you want a great piece of financial advice that will save you thousands of dollars, one of the best is to never purchase a timeshare. While timeshares sound quite appealing, especially when you are at the resort and listening … Continue reading

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