Five Financial Tips for the New Year

With 2012 just around the corner, take time to write down your goals and establish a budget for the new year. Here are five tips from CBS Money Watch to help you create a budget and keep on track with your spending for next year. Have a money buddy – A money buddy is someone who you can share your financial goals with. This person … Continue reading Five Financial Tips for the New Year

How To Avoid Post Holiday Debt

According to recent studies, the average American household has over $15,000 in debt. The best way to do your holiday shopping this season is to avoid accumulating debt in the first place. Since Christmas is less than two weeks away, it is important to still follow a few tips when doing your last minute shopping. Write down your budget. If you write down how much … Continue reading How To Avoid Post Holiday Debt

Manage Your Holiday Shipping Costs

The holiday season is also a package season. With the Internet and the availability of online shopping, it is important to watch out for the shipping costs. Because of the time of year, the cost to ship a package could almost double from its normal shipping rate. Here are a few ideas to help you with your holiday shipping! Have your packages shipped to your … Continue reading Manage Your Holiday Shipping Costs