Monthly Archives: February 2018

What to do if you don’t make enough money at your job

Do you believe you are underpaid? Are you fed up with not earning enough? Or, is your lack of income creating financial difficulty for you and your family? Going to work every day and being paid less than you are worth can be emotionally and financially draining. Though you may not be able to secure […]

How to get rid of Private Mortgage Insurance

Private mortgage insurance (PMI) is required by most private mortgage lenders for borrowers who put less than 20% down on their home purchase. It can be paid for by the buyer with monthly premiums, a lump sum at closing, a combination of the two, or by the lender in exchange for a higher loan interest […]

These 7 Features Help Sell Your Home

You might be reluctant to make upgrades when you’re ready to sell your house. After all, you won’t be in the house to enjoy them for long. And most projects recoup only 64% of their costs, according to the 2016 cost versus value report from Remodeling magazine. But complacency can mean your house stays on […]

Seven Life-Changing Ways to Use Your Tax Refund

In 2017, the average individual who received a tax refund for the year before got a cool $3,050 of their federal taxes back. That’s a lot of money, and perhaps a life-changing amount of cash in some instances. On the other hand, what people do with that money determines whether it helps them build wealth […]