Mike Momany has come up with a way to capitalize on the repercussions of homelessness. Although it’s a bright idea, it doesn’t demonstrate to the merits of the cause.
If you weren’t standing in line before midnight or browsing the web during and after Thanksgiving, you’re one of the few consumers who are engaging in last minute holiday shopping.
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As easy as it is for many to complain about their finances, relationship, workplace and life; it’s easier to accept the things you can’t change. Should you allow any and … Continue reading
Last Monday, the Dow rose for the first time above 16,000. Not to be outdone, the S&P 500 briefly rose above the never-seen-before 1,800 level. CNN Money covers the story.
The daughter of the late legendary jazz singer Nina Simone fleeced her mom’s Estate and FLAGRANTLY ignored Nina’s last wish — to fund schools for poor kids in Africa … this according to law enforcement.
Let’s talk on a Wedding Wednesday about love, beauty, weddings, marriage, and fun. Join the host of Bridal Tribe, Cynthia W. and guest, Bahiyah Shabazz discuss tips during the Financial Literacy month.
November 11, 2013 kicked off the Financial Fitness Challenge for November. During the entire week we will discuss what credit is, how it works, how to dispute a discrepancy and ways to improve your score.
If you were one of the ten thousands last year who waited until December to check your flexible spending account now is the time to remind yourself to spend sooner than later. In other words, don’t wait until the very last minute. It’s a good time to check if you have a balance remaining in your health care flexible spending account.
Too often, I hear people complain about having a small paycheck, no emergency fund and not enough to splurge on wants. The problem is that many of the same people aren’t aware of where their money is going. The best way to secure a financial future is to control your money. Beginning January 2014, you are invited to participate with the Fabulous & Money Savvy™ community to PAY YOU FIRST.
Did you know that every time you give your zip code, email, or phone number at checkout, you’re giving data companies and retailers the ability to track everything from your body type to your bad habits?
No one wants to see a love one or close friend suffer in their life. When the time comes for your assistance you’re always willing to help, but it comes with a price. Helping someone is one of the highest selfless gestures in life that most are taught, unfortunately, many are taken advantage of their kindness.
If you haven’t start putting money away for retirement, now is the time. Stop making excuses and start gaining results. Here are a few strategies that will help you get on track.
We would like to take the time to share this letter with each of you because it’s a reality that’s close to home for many people. Sometimes you just have to sit down and evaluate your lifestyle.
Consumers have found that in order to function in the world they must have a checking account to use for payments and in some cases identification. Consumers must know what a checking account is, what is required to open a checking account, and how to maintain a checking account.
The government shutdown is drastically affecting the economy while simply not concerning itself of the trickle effect it has on many living paycheck to paycheck. Although it is documented those who are on furlough will receive their loss pay over time, collectors are anticipating payment of debt sooner than later.
The official nomination given by President Obama for Janet Yellen to become the next chairperson of the Federal Reserve is historical. If confirmed, Yellen will be the first female to head any country’s major central bank.
It’s October, which is a new Financial Fitness Challenge. During the week of Oct. 7-11, you are expected get your finances in order. Why is this so important? It’s important so that you’re able to have clarity with your money, know where your dollars are going, and make sure your beneficiaries and executor of estate are able to retrieve your important papers.
There are many people dating with bad credit. Does having bad credit make you a bad person? Absolutely not, but it can delay your dreams of a wedding, home ownership, children and everything that comes with it.
The Obamacare is putting consumers back in charge of their health care. Under the new law signed by President Obama, March 23, 2010, gives American people the flexibility they need to make informed choices about their health.
The Securities and Exchange Commission is charging Mark Cuban with inside trading. There’s a civil suit against the billionaire NBA Maverick’s owner and Shark Tank’s star. In 2004, Mark was accused of dumping his stake in Mamma.com before details of a pending stock offering while avoiding a $750,000 loss.
Shoppers are ecstatic about the helping hand from the anonymous person. The found money is coming at an opportune time that will help many financially.
You often hear people are living paycheck to paycheck and don’t have enough money to save. As this may have some validity, it’s not necessarily true. Many consumers are seeking temporary relief from payday loans to help with monthly expenses.
It doesn’t matter who you are, how successful, or your beliefs— you must seek clarity. Why clarity? The answer is, why not? Clarity alleviates confusion from your thought process and gives you the opportunity to seek exactly what you desire. You have the right to receive what you deserve as long as you know what IT is.
Having a goal is one thing, achieving is another subject that most don’t want to discuss or even know where to begin. Take notes while Bahiyah Shabazz offer you 5 ways to achieve you goals.
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The financial crash that caused the Great Recession taught consumers and investors to trust no one even themselves. Investors put all their trust in brokers and advisers without asking questions as to why, how, and what, when it came to their money.
When it comes to your personal finance your PB is tracking your spending. During your preseason, keep track of how much you spend in a day. An effective document will track each day for an entire week, how much you spend, why, and where. Now you have your starting numbers.
Throughout the year, many discuss their plans for the summer. Conversations range from vacations to fashion & beauty. Not too often, if any, do you hear people get excited about visiting their mid-year financial goals while getting their money right. However, late summer is the perfect time to refresh your spending habits and outlook on money.
It’s the beginning of the week and while many are pulling their hair out due to the pressure of what is to come, you can be organized and alleviate the stress. The secret is plan to avoid failing.
Have you ever had a conversation with someone about your goals and both of you began with enthusiasm to eventually notice the conversation turn to the left? Maybe, you experienced the same motivation go downhill with your self talk. In order to achieve your goals you must focus and keep the motivation going.