Missing your rent payment by a couple days isn’t that big of a deal, right? Actually, when it comes to your credit score, it can be. Along with late rent payments, check out these five other things that you may not know are hurting your credit score!
Managing finances after the death of a loved one can be a difficult task. There are many things to keep track of, however there are steps you can take to make the process much easier and less stressful. That’s why we created our latest Zing guide: “Managing Your Finances After the Loss of a Loved One.”
If you take out a loan or purchase a car, you shop around to find the opportunity that best fits your situation. It makes sense to do this. Why shouldn’t you do the same with your bank?
“Variable income” is a bit of a cover-all term for those who don’t have a typical, salary-based income. It’s an ambitious and challenging lifestyle to have because it requires you to balance your job and your long-term finances. If you’re one of the many workers living on a variable income, or you’re considering it, we’ve got some financial tips to make your life a little bit easier.
With reports of credit/debit and bank account information thefts coming out almost weekly, it’s easy to see that the potential for credit fraud is high. With that in mind, here’s how you can protect yourself from fraud and check your credit report if you have concerns.
The e-book, “The Retiree Next Door,” sheds light on how successful retirees saved and planned for their golden years.
Although vacationing during the cold winter months is exciting, it’s important to take care of all the mundane details before leaving your home for a significant amount of time. Nobody wants to worry about the safety of their home while vacationing, and you won’t have to if you take these steps.
We all want retirement to come sooner rather than later. Though it would be nice to retire at 55 or 60, it’s important to be realistic when deciding to put your working years behind you. Let’s take a look at the pros and cons of early retirement!
Credit influences everything from your interest rate on loans to your insurance payments – and even the kind of job you can get. If you’d like to start your future off right, here are some ways to build your credit while you’re still attending college.
While looking into some different college savings options, I came across Uniform Transfer to Minors Act (UTMA) and Uniform Gift to Minors Act (UGMA) accounts. So what are these accounts, and are they a good choice for your child’s education fund? Let’s take a look.