Tax season is just around the corner and if you happen to be a rental property owner, here are 10 tax deductions you may be able to take advantage of.
I've written several posts alluding to the Pareto Principle and how you can apply it to your personal financial planning. Here's another take on the subject that will help reinforce its relevance to improve your finances your personal finances and how to use it to help reduce your expenses.
Re-evaluating your financial priorities and resetting your financial goals to focus on things that matter most to you is vital to your financial success. This article does a great job explaining why.
Contrary to the understanding you may have from watching the news, US property prices are actually relatively cheap compared to the rest of the world. With that said, here's an in-depth expose well worth your time to read.
With the state of US and global politics, it's easy to imagine we could be on the brink of an extreme conflict or even another world war. What can you do to protect your finances in that eventuality? Here's some financial apocalypse survival and money advice to think about.
Are mortgage-backed securities backed by any guarantees? Here's an excellent article on mortgage-backed securities from Investopedia.
Depending on your particular situation, job related expenses can quickly add up. It's prudent to examine your work related spending patterns. Here are 5 areas where you can reduce your work related expenses quickly.
For a newly married or a young couple, money mistakes are not uncommon. After all, just like the relationship dynamics are new, so too are the financial decisions you will make. Here are the 5 most common money mistakes young couples make.
Inflation protection is essential to preserving your quality of living, yet it's an element of personal financial planning that is commonly overlooked. If you don't take steps to protect yourself from inflation, you purchasing power will steadily decline. Use these 7 inflation protection tips to help protect your finances.
If not planned for, there can be a myriad of surprising first time child expenses that can catch you by surprise as a new parent. A lot of new parents underestimate the cost of having a baby. These are some of the main expenses you’ll have to cover in the next few months.
Are you guilty of being a helicopter parent? If so, have you considered how your parenting style will impact the finances of your children? Here are 6 key points about helicopter parenting that you will want to consider.
Having a hobby can enrich your life. However, as with all things in life, balance is important and there are times when what starts out as a hobby can get out of control. Here are 5 tips for evaluating whether your hobby is out of control and hurting your financial future.
Credit card pitfalls are far too common. If you are a college student, protect your finances by taking the time to understand these common pitfalls and learning how to avoid them.
One of the most surefire methods to achieve success is to emulate the behaviours and best practices of those who are already successful. When it comes to wanting to become a millionaire, you can learn a lot by looking at the financial best practices of self-made millionaires. Here are 9 best practices that can help you become a millionaire too.
Buying your first home is a very significant financial decision which requires careful planning because the house will soon become one of your main financial assets. That's why it's important to consider the following steps before you take the leap and become a first time homeowner.
Does your job or career necessitate a lot of business meetings that happen to be scheduled for dinner? While they remain very common, business dinners are also an expensive way to have a meeting. Learning how to save money on business dinners benefits not only your business, but you as well ... particularly if you happen to have limits within which you are able to expense them. Follow these 8 tips.
In this article, we're going to cover 10 common financial challenges facing millennials. You may not necessarily agree with all of them -- which is okay. The point is to get you to think about the topics and how you might overcome the financial hurdles you deem relevant to your situation. Are you well positioned to overcome these?
One of the basic tenants of leadership that I learned long ago is that if you approach your personal life as a business in which you are the senior executive and make decisions based on how you'd expect the senior executive of You Inc. to operate, your life will be a lot better. Here are 7 ways to start thinking like a CFO.
If you've ever considered lending money to family and friends, this post is meant for you because it can easily turn into a potentially awkward and difficult situation. Think carefully before loaning money to family and friends. Here are 9 things to consider before lending money to friends and family.
Retiring early while ensuring you have affordable healthcare can be very difficult. If you plan on retiring early, you might find that getting insurance under the Affordable Health Care Act requires some planning. Here are 4 tips for saving money on Obamacare.