I am working with Marcus by Goldman Sachs™ to help spread the word about Marcus loans. Debt can happen to anyone. I’m living proof. My debt story began when I got my first credit card. For various reasons, including fluctuating interest rates following the interest-free introductory period and multiple late payments that incurred fees and penalty interest,
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When it comes to managing your money, verifying your credit card and debit card statements is an important part of the process. But how many of us really do this on a consistent basis? I know I don’t. Sure, I look through my statements, but if I see a charge that I don’t specifically remember,
In trying to live a more frugal life, I’m getting better at handling projects that I used to pay professionals to do. In addition to home improvement projects, I’ve learned that I can save plenty by taking on some auto repairs and maintenance jobs myself. Trust me, I’m not an auto expert. I’m not even very
When the first Kohl’s department store opened in my city, it failed to capture my attention. They have very few signs outside, and it was years before I even knew what kind of store it was. Finally, curiosity got the best of me and I eventually decided to see what they had to offer. At
When it comes to the world of cable/satellite TV, I am a firm believer in “jumping around.” Switching from one provider to another is usually pretty easy and can save you a great deal of money. Most companies have no early cancellation fees, some require no contracts, and they always have great deals going on.