Personal Finance

Telltale Signs That You’re Financially Unstable

Your sense of stability will be at its peak at the age of 40. During this phase, you will get more control on your finances and your family plans. You may prioritize your child’s education and sustain the needs of 3 people in your household. On the flip-side, being financially stable in your 20s is a rare sight! It is terrifying to navigate through the adult world while being confused with will happen next. Sometimes, you think you have plenty

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Credit & Loan

Expenses You Must Never Swipe On Your Credit Card

I have to admit! Credit cards are convenient, especially at this time. However, swiping your plastic card often costs you more money than other payment options. Regular charges from interest rates and annual fees are coupled by hidden surcharges. The latter are transaction-based fees that can add up! You must maximize your savings and use your debit card as much as possible. On that note, here are the expenses that you must avoid charging into your credit cards. #1: EDUCATION

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Credit & Loan

Beginner’s Guide To Credit Cards

DEFINITION Swiping a credit card is the polar opposite of using a debit card. The latter allows you to spend the money that you already have in your checking account. While, the former lets you borrow money from a financial provider. You have to pay an interest at the end of every billing statement. Be forewarned that having a credit card does not equate to having “free” cash around. It only means that you are expected to pay back whatever

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Credit & Loan

4 Reasons Why You’re Stuck In Debt

Are you drowning in yesteryear’s debt? You are probably pessimistic about your financial future. Eventually, all these bills may push you to your boiling point. When this happens, a fresh start is essential. Start by being aware of the reasons why your pile of debt exists. Then, do the necessary actions to eliminate it. YOU ARE ADDICTED TO SHOPPING Whether you call it shopping addiction or retail therapy, you simply cannot control your spending habits. It is harmful to associate

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Travel & Entertainment

Best Places To Withdraw Cash Overseas

Armed with five currencies in our arsenal, my friends and I decided to go to an Indochina trip. We foresaw great expenditures ahead! This is why we decided to divide the expenses throughout the months leading up to our trip. Our airline tickets and accommodations were all taken cared of. However, there were hidden expenses that we overlooked. This burnout my cash. Now, I turned to the local ATM to replenish my funds. My friends, on the other hand, used

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