Gift Shopping Tips For Tight Budget
Have you seen the prices of greeting cards lately? It is
hideous! Once you purchase the card and gift-wrap, your overall
cost can easily increase by $10 to $15. If you are on a tight
budget, this can be difficult as you spend more on the fluff and
less on the actual gift. Not only are greeting cards expensive,
their sizes often overwhelm small gifts, which make the overall
presentation, looking goofy and unbalanced. Basically, you
really don’t need to spend on expensive greeting cards to ...Read More
How to Budget
Do you know how to budget? Strangely enough, most people are
unaware of how to do so. Hopefully, this information will prove
to be a useful guide.
As a consumer, you face many choices on how to manage your
money. Knowing how to manage money can help you make smart
choices. Your money will work harder for you. You'll be more
likely to avoid traps that can undermine your ability to attain
your financial goals. You'll be in a better position to pay off
debt and build savings.
A few simple steps ...Read More
New Auto Loans – Money for That Swanky New Car
Vehicles such as cars are no longer items of luxury. For people commuting daily, public transportation system can be irritating: the chances of missing the bus; the delay in traffic jams as the public transportation does not take alternate routes; and, many more. In such cases, people want to buy a vehicle so that they can reach their destinations quickly. New auto loans are just for that purpose. You can purchase a new automobile direct through the car dealer. They help you get loans. But ...Read More
Online Investing and Trading discussions at www.streetplayer.com
The new investment forum, www.streetplayer.com is back.
streetplayer.com is an investment information site for those
interested in using Internet to obtain information about stocks
and other securities. Our plan is to build comprehensive
database of financial sites, and later on offer daily market
updates, newsletters, portfolio management tools, message
boards, chat rooms etc. We will cover areas of stock investing,
daytrading, options trading and speculating
Streetplayer.com, is a place ...Read More
Resourceful Redecorating........ Budget Friendly Home Decorating
Spring is here and for many of us it's the perfect time to
organize and decorate. As winter passes into spring, it's out
with the old look and in with the new look. This is a great time
to bring some new ideas into your home and liven things up!
Spring is a great time to find bargains on decorating
accessories at yard and garage sales. As the seasons change,
many times your local thrift and consignment stores will have a
change in inventory. This is the time when many folks finally
donate ...Read More
Biggest Budget Blunders
Does your budget never seem to balance the way it should? Are
you constantly digging into the savings to make ends meet?
If you find that your budget isn't doing the job, then it's time
to take a good look at essential components you might be missing
or you have not allowed sufficiently for.
Some of the biggest budget blunders are . . . . . .
1. Failure to plan for inevitable
We all have irregular expenses that we naively refer to as
"unexpected." Come on, is that flat tire really ...Read More
How To Get Quotes Fo Bad Credit Auto Loans
The basic necessities. Food, water, shelter, and a Mercedes Benz. OK, maybe not a Benz, but you do need a vehicle to get back and forth with. Only one problem...bad credit. Or is it really a problem. Today's lenders are very aggressive in their lending practices, so there just maybe hope yet.
One of the first things to understand about bad credit auto loans, has to deal with your credit file and score. At what stage is your bad credit status? Past bad credit is better than present bad credit. ...Read More
How To Budget Your Household Accounts
It is so easy to despair when you encounter your first
financial crisis. You're not alone. Many people face a financial
crisis some time in their lives. Whether the crisis is caused by
personal or family illness, the loss of a job, or overspending,
it can seem overwhelming. But often, it can be overcome. The
important thing to bear in mind is, not to panic!
The most obvious first step is to prepare a budget and although
it may not be everyone’s Idea of fun it is nevertheless
necessary if you ...Read More
Credit Card Traps, And How To Avoid Them
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and a low fixed*** rate of only 8.9%****!"
* Unless you count the deferred interest we will charge you if
you don't pay off the full balance transfer amount when the
promotional period ends.
** Except the ones we charge for "late payments****", going over
your balance, cash advances, balance transfers, membership in
"rewards" programs, etc., etc., etc.
*** Fixed for the first month, but after we may change it
without notice for: late ...Read More
Crushing Credit Card Debt
How much do YOU owe on your credit cards?
The average American family is now over $7000 in debt just on
their credit cards. That debt generates an interest charge of
over $105 each month if your card charges the average 18%. If
you have missed a payment or made a late payment (even by one
day!), you may be paying up to 27% interest or over $157 each
Most credit card companies require a modest payment towards the
card balance. Modest meaning from $10 to $20 a month. To pay off
a $7000 ...Read More