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Money Matters

Share Dealing with money, managing money and financial stability is difficult. All too often people will ignore the situation until it becomes a crisis. Once this happens they feel as if the entire world is against them and has abandoned them. Then and only then will they start to consider a solution. I have good news for you. The solution to you problem does not have to be that difficult, it just has to be firm. You might...

Sometimes it Makes Sense to Borrow – Most Ti...

Share It’s almost impossible to live debt-free; most of us can’t pay cash for our homes or our children’s college educations. But too many of us let debt get out of hand. Ideally, experts say, your total monthly long-term debt payments, including your mortgage and credit cards, should not exceed 36 percent of your gross monthly income. That’s one metric mortgage bankers consider when assessing the...

Should You Pay Just the Minimum on Your Credit Ca...

Share Pay just the minimum on your credit cards? For most people, this shocker from influential media personality Orman is a lousy idea. Credit card debt is a cancer that eats away at your finances, costing you a fortune in finance charges and leaving you vulnerable to issuers that can raise your rates or lower your credit limits at will. So why is Suze Orman telling you to stop paying down this debt? Orman, the author of...