‘The Money Pit’ House Is for Sale! - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

‘The Money Pit’ House Is for Sale!

“The Money Pit” is one of the greatest comedies ever made. A young couple, played by Tom Hanks and Shelley Long, buys a house, and the renovations nearly destroy them. Bathtubs fall through floors, chickens explode from ovens! It’s hilarious. But what does a movie have to do with a mortgage blog? Everything, because “The Money Pit” house is now for sale!

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4 Personal Finance Apps for Your Phone - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

4 Personal Finance Apps for Your Phone

There are a wide range of apps made specifically to help you track your financial performance on the go, whether you’re monitoring your daily bank account activity or you’re tracking your retirement portfolio. To help you cut through the app clutter, here are four free apps you might want to think about installing on your phone.

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Backup Solutions: Protecting Your Digital Data

Backup Solutions: Protecting Your Digital Data

We now lead digital lives. Everything from taxes and banking to the music and movies we buy is now often accessed via the computer. While this can certainly make things more convenient, it can also present a new set of issues. Not so long ago we might have stored our important information in a locked filing cabinet. We now store this information on hard drives that too often fail at the most inconvenient times. Rather than going back to the days of the VCR and vinyl records (those of you under 20 can ask your parents), it might be more prudent to go over ways to make backup copies of the data you care about most.

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