Described in a recent high-level meeting between executives, a megabank CEO proposed a “refresh” to monthly checking account fees, renaming them to a “yacht tax.” “This is a perfect time. Consumers are tired of hearing the word fee, and my yacht is beginning to feel a little cramped. I think it’s time we upgrade the […]
Let’s face it: in the U.S. we have a lot of questionable “official celebration” days. Do we really need a National Cream Puff Day? Or a National Repeat Day? However, National Puppy Day... that makes total sense! March 23 is the day that’s been set aside to promote the adoption of puppies, which is a […]
Credit card debt has become one of the great financial hurdles for American's. It's such a problem that March 21st (the day after Spring) was named, Credit Card Reduction Day. It seems appropriate when you think about it — as the days get longer and the grass shoots turn green, it’s time for you to give […]
A recent CNN Money article showed that in 2016 alone, the top 3 big banks charged consumers over $6.4 billion in bank fees. So what gives?
Adulting can be tough, and the source of many grown-up problems is money. To steer clear of these mishaps, learn how to navigate the following situations.
Love is priceless, but expressing it... that can cost you a pretty penny, especially on Valentine’s Day. Digging yourself into debt to buy your significant other flowers, jewelry, sports tickets or some other pricey gift doesn’t do either of you any good in the long run. Good news: You don’t have to spend a fortune […]
As you approach the big 3-0, you might be frustrated financially. In honor of Valentine's Day, we bring you 14 ways to show your money some love
Whether you have $40,000 or $400,000 in loans looming ahead, take heart: It just might be the start of your own inspirational tale.