Tag Archives: savings

How to earn 5% through easy online savings?

Did you know that there are now easy ways to earn 5% on your money with very little effort. There are a few companies, listed below, which will offer you an FDIC insured 5% on your savings if you signup

Best checking account to signup for.

What is the best checking account to signup for? Well, that depends.  Now a days, most people do not need a physical location for their bank.  With that being said, I’ve also switched to an online only bank.  Please, let

My savings rate is pitiful. What can I do??

My savings rate is pitiful.  What can I do?? Yes, I know.  Ever since the 2008 – 2009 market correction, savers like us have been taking it hard on the chin.  The average savings rate at a traditional bank is

Investment advisors… Are they worth it??

Many people ask me are investment advisors worth what they charge.  Well, that depends.   I never used one after I learned how much they charged for their advice.  Most of their advice, if you ask me, is not worth a

The cash envelope method. What is it?

The cash envelope method.  What is it? The cash method is a great way in setting up a budget and getting out of debt.  It’s also a great way in continuing to stay on a budget to ensure your expenses

How to setup a budget??

Drew.  A budget is confusing.  How do I set one up easily? Well, good news!!  There are apps and spreadsheets online to help you out.  Don’t have access to Microsoft Excel?  No problem.  Google has you covered with Google Docs.