Giving to Charity: Time vs. Money


Tweet Charitable Contributions of Time and Money Are Equally Helpful Have you been thinking about donating to a charity, or looking for a new way to give back to your community? If you’re like many Americans these days, you may be on a tight budget and feel like it’s difficult to come up with the […]

How to Freeze Your Credit Report at All Three Credit Bureaus


Tweet Freezing Your Credit Report Can Prevent Identity Theft Identity theft is a major concern these days and advancements in technology continue to aid criminals in perfecting their skills and techniques. However, beyond your standard identity theft tips you can go one step further and consider a credit freeze. When a person wants absolute assurance […]

Renters Insurance Basics: What Every Renter Should Know


Tweet Do You Need Renters Insurance? Homeowners Insurance is designed to protect a person’s home. This is an obvious need for insurance since a home is often somebody’s most valuable asset backed by a large loan. This is why most people don’t even think about renter’s insurance. You don’t own the apartment, you didn’t have […]

12 Tips to Prevent Identity Theft


Tweet Identity theft is very much in existence and is a federal offense. It is not something that paranoid people worry about, but is a crime that has affected more than 250,000 Americans in the year 2009 alone. Of these 17 per cent were subjected to credit card fraud, another 16 per cent to documents/benefit […]