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In the modern economy, most financial transactions are entirely digital, which makes sharing money between individuals something of a dilemma. Luckily, there is a number of convenient phone apps available that facilitate this process with no physical cash required.

5 Best Money-Sending Apps

In the modern economy, most financial transactions are entirely digital, which makes sharing money between individuals something of a dilemma. Luckily, there is a number of convenient phone apps available that facilitate this ...
Electric vehicles have become a hot topic in recent years as the technology has gained traction among mainstream automakers.

The Future of Electric Vehicles 

Electric vehicles have become a hot topic in recent years as the technology has gained traction among mainstream automakers. As such, the technology is far too young for experts to speak with certainty to its eventual destiny. ...
One of the most common of these financial options is a Veterans Affairs mortgage, better known as a VA loan. All too often, however, veterans and active-duty military members have lingering questions about exactly what a VA loan is and who is eligible for it.

VA Loans 101 

Serving as a member of the United States Military can be one of the most arduous and difficult jobs imaginable. In return, many financial organizations have gone out of their way to provide active and retired members of the military ...
Mobile banking apps might save you a trip to your bank, but you should be aware they also come with innate security risks. Here are some practical steps you can take to protect your personal information and finances from criminals.

Security Tips for Mobile Banking 

Mobile banking apps might save you a trip to your bank, but you should be aware they also come with innate security risks. Here are some practical steps you can take to protect your personal information and finances from criminals. Avoid ...
Having your affairs in order is incredibly important no matter your age, and a big part of that puzzle is having life insurance.

Why Life Insurance is Important 

Life insurance can be a difficult thing to talk about. Considering that it is less about you and more about the people and responsibilities you will leave behind when you die, not to mention to morbidity of the discussion in general, ...
Tax season is often a trigger for headaches, confusion and spending hours sifting through a plethora of confusing forms. If you’re self-employed, filing taxes can be even more confounding. Make your life easier by discovering how much you can expect to pay in taxes each year as well as which forms you need to fill out. To decrease the risk of filling out the wrong forms, consider consulting a tax advisor for your specific circumstances.

How to Plan and Pay Taxes When You’re Self-Employed

Tax season is often a trigger for headaches, confusion and spending hours sifting through a plethora of confusing forms. If you’re self-employed, filing taxes can be even more confounding. Make your life easier by discovering ...
Understanding health insurance is important to ensure that you know exactly what fees you must pay for out-of-pocket and which ones your insurance provider will cover. Learning some basic vocabulary for health insurance costs and types of plans will help you decide on the right plan for you.

Everything You Need to Know About Health Insurance

If you’re confused by health insurance terminology, you’re not alone. According to Dan Mangan, contributor to CNBC, only four percent of Americans surveyed were able to correctly define the terms co-pay, deductible, co-insurance ...
In preparation for the next time you intend to shake hands and sign on the dotted line to purchase a car, familiarize yourself with the following information.

Common Auto Financing Terms

Purchasing a vehicle from a dealership—be it a brand new or moderately used model—is rarely as simple as you would hope. What should be a basic transaction can quickly become a complicated discussion rife with uncommon phrases ...
While banking online is certainly a feat that will make your life easier, there are some things that people do without even realizing it can be hazardous to your account safety.

Five Common Online Banking Mistakes

Many will argue that banking online has been the best invention since sliced bread. And there’s no doubt about that: no more statements and papers — everything is on your computer or mobile device, right at your fingertips. But ...
This year, why not add vegetables next to those slabs of seasoned meat? These delicious vegetables are perfect for grilling and will enhance any meal with their robust flavors.

Best Veggies for Grilling

It’s finally spring, which means you’re probably cleaning up your grill and preparing it for entertaining guests all summer long. Whether you’re celebrating Memorial Day weekend with an outdoor cookout or enjoy grilling ...