3 Ways to Change Your Lifestyle to Save Money

Many of us, in these tough times, are looking for ways to save money. You might be surprised, however, to discover that you don’t have to make huge changes to get ahead financially. Many of the things that you have ingrained as part of your lifestyle are costing you. Not only that, but some ofContinue Reading

How to Save Money When Shopping Year-Round

Many of us are constantly looking for ways to save money when we shop. The good news is that, no matter the time of year, it’s possible to save money when you plan ahead. Think through your purchases, and buy when items are out of season, and you will be far more likely to stretchContinue Reading

Top 10 Tips for Securing the Best Car Loan for You

Do you want the best car loan possible? Now is a good time, since interest rates are low, and there are plenty of cars to choose from. Here are 10 tips that can help you get the best deal on a car loan: 1. Shop at the end of the month One of the bestContinue Reading

New Year Investing: Build Your Portfolio

It’s a brand new year, and that means there are many new opportunities for investing, and improving your finances. If you are looking for a way to revamp your investment portfolio for a new year, here are a few things to consider. Build Your Income Portfolio One of the best things you can do isContinue Reading

Why It Stinks to Be a Lawyer

At some point in your life you probably thought about it: make the big bucks by becoming an attorney. Fancy suits, fine cars, lavish homes. What’s not to love? Well there is an untold story of being a lawyer in the modern world. Here’s the truth behind the appearances. Law School is Expensive Tuition andContinue Reading

How to Start Saving for Your Child’s Education

With tuition costs on the rise, you may understandably be feeling a bit nervous about the prospect of paying your child’s way through school. However, if you want to give your child the tools that he or she needs to be successful later on in life, then it is imperative that your child obtain aContinue Reading

What Options Do You Have for Home Loans?

When it comes to home loans, it helps to understand your options. That way, you can choose an option that works best with your finances. Here’s what you need to know about home loans: Mortgage Term Length Your first decision is how long of a mortgage term you will want. The longer the term, theContinue Reading

Children and nutrition

As I hinted in my previous post, I started reading a great book called French Kids Eat Everything and Yours Can Too.  It is the story of a Canadian woman, Karen Le Billon who moved her young family to her husband’s hometown in northern France for a year.  I am predisposed to like this bookContinue Reading