What New College Students Need to Know About Money

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Tweet Most new college students enter into higher education with their eyes wide open. It’s a milestone in life and for most, it’s the first time to really set out on their own. Unfortunately, there isn’t much financial education to go along with this transition into adulthood and that can spell trouble. There are a […]

Amazon Prime Now Has iPad App for Instant Video Streaming


Tweet Good news for Amazon Prime members.  The service now has an Instant Videos app for the iPad.  You can watch your favorite movies and TV shows on the go for no additional cost.  This is perfect for vacations and business trips.  Best of all, it’s a perk of having an Amazon Prime membership.  If […]

How Much Life Insurance Do I Need?


Tweet Life insurance tends to get a bad reputation even though most people have a legitimate need for coverage. The main problem is that there are many different types of life insurance and almost all policies are sold by someone working on commission. This scenario is perfect for abuse when you have people pushing a […]

Handling Finances During a Lawsuit Settlement

Tweet When you file a lawsuit against another person or a company, you may stand to receive a large settlement at some point in the future. If you are in line to get a settlement, figuring out how to handle your finances can be a challenge. There are various fees that you have to be […]

Make Money Giving Tours of Your City with Hip Host

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Tweet I love making money on the side and fully believe that passive income can save you from many financial emergencies.  That’s why I was excited to find Hip Host, a website that matches local hosts with travelers wanting a more up close and personal view of their destination location.  If you live in a […]

Types of Insurance Policies You Must Have


Tweet While it is possible to obtain insurance for nearly anything these days, there are certain policies that every responsible person needs to protect themselves. There are also a number of policies that are not suitable for everyone and may actually end up costing you. Particularly under the financial constraints faced by many as a […]

August Back-to-School Sales Tax Holidays

Tweet  Take Advantage of Tax-Free Savings This August It’s that time of year again. School will be back in session before you know it and there will be plenty of added expenses as you hurry to buy supplies, electronics, and clothing for your children. Rather than panic, you can find relief in Tax-Free Weekends. Seven […]