How Long Does It Take To Build Credit?

  If you are wondering how long it takes to build up your credit score, the answer is “it depends”. We will give you all of the information you need to apply your current financial situation to the factors that go into building up your credit score and getting you on the path to an […]

The Under 30 Guide to Retirement Funds

So you haven’t reached the big 3-0 yet? If your worst fear is turning 30, then imagine how you will feel when you turn 60. Now, top that off with having a less than stellar retirement fund. One of the great things about being young is that you can start funding a retirement fund that […]

Watch Out for Sneaky Prepaid Debit Card Fees

According to a Pew Charitable Trusts report from 2014, there are roughly 12 million American consumers using prepaid debit cards each month.  That’s about 5 percent of all adults in the US. Frankly, I’ve never really understood the appeal of prepaid debit cards, which usually have high fee structures and lack any type of rewards […]