That the cost of living is increasing at an alarming rate is no secret. In the past it used to be every few months that prices were revised, today they seem to be revised every week! The dollar is good for lesser of everything these days, making the barter system seem like a very feasible […]
Financial emergencies have a nasty habit of cropping up just when you least expect them. So, if you are dealing with one right now such as an illness, a trip to the hospital or some form of disability, or any other reason not related to medicine or health, here is a three step guide to […]
A clean credit history guarantees future finance such as loans, should you ever need one. What is more, a bad credit history will definitely be a hindrance or a guarantee for you not getting a loan, or even if you do, you will be expected to pay a high rate of interest – and all […]
Reasons why people invest in properties There are basically two reasons why people invest in properties. The first reason is to buy a home or apartment with the intention of living in it. By living in your own apartment, you save on costly rents and at the same time, the value of the property increases […]
Understand the financial system The various problems and challenges associated with bad credit are best understood by people who have faced or are facing such problems. The biggest challenge is not being able to get loans when they are badly needed. The next important problem is not being able to get the best rates, as […]
What got us into this financial mess? Whenever we are in a situation of debt, there are a few questions that keep haunting us. First and foremost, we try to find out how we reached this stage. The next important thing is a sense of self-pity and we often blame fate for where we are […]
Purchasing property isn’t as easy as it might seem. There are a few things that you have to look into if you are going to find the right one for the right price. So, when you are looking for property for yourself how do you go about this? Here are a few tips for you.
If this is the first time you are contemplating buying some property, typically a house, which will be your principal place of residence, you should consider the following tips on purchasing property before you go in and sign the title.
Any unexpected change in your financial position can be quite stressful and needs to be dealt with urgently but with a calm mind if the proper solution is to be found and implemented. This can be achieved only if you have access to information about how to deal with such a situation. Financial emergencies can […]
You probably already know what “credit history” is. However, lets give the initiated a concise explanation before we proceed. Every time you fail to make a payment on a credit card, loan or in some cases, fail to pay your bills, your creditor reports the missed payment to the credit bureaus. The credit bureaus calculate […]