Entries by Edward Taylor

Tips to Grow Your Emergency Fund, and How Much Should You Have?

Emergencies always happen at the most inconvenient times. Without having a backup option to cater for unexpected expenses, you may end up interfering with your budget and your long-term plans. For example, a costly car repair (or a huge deductible for medical treatment) can throw you off your feet, financially. An emergency fund comes in […]

“Side Hustle” Ideas to Kickstart Your Saving Goals

You could make use of a little bit of money if you know of a few ways to get it, right? Whether you are planning to do a wedding, down payment for a house, or just want to pay off some debt, a few extra dollars can go a long way. Your 8 to 5 […]

What Type of Home Loan Should I Procure?

Applying for a home loan is a common step in the homebuying process. A loan gives you the ability to finance a large portion of the purchase price. Depending on the terms of the mortgage that you set up, you can reasonably expect to make monthly loan payments for up to 30 years. Budgeting properly […]

Banking Tips for First Time Bankers

For first time bankers, it is not easy to cut through the noise of so many available options. You might wonder which bank to go for, the required documentation, and the best type of account to open. Knowing how the bank, or the account you wish to open, operates is therefore vital for every first […]

Making Money Off of Your Money: Tips for Choosing a CD Account

There are tons of different options on the market these days for what to do with your savings. It can be difficult to pick the right option. You want to make sure your money is earning as much interest as possible, but is in a safe place. One popular way to save money is through […]

How to Avoid Overpaying for a Hotel Room

Many people have to travel to see family on holidays, and getting a good hotel room at an affordable price can be a big problem, especially around holidays when the budget is tight. Here are ways on how to avoid overpaying on your hotel stay: Check Coupon Deals When booking for your hotel room, check […]