If you’re trying to cut back on your budget and save money on regular expenses, then your monthly cell phone bill is a good place to start trimming. After all, the average person spends hundreds of dollars per year on data, texting, calling and phone upgrades – but is this really necessary? Step aside, Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile; it’s all about saving money with Mint Mobile now. This up-and-coming cell service provider offers incredible 4G LTE coverage and low, transparent prices on their phone plans compared to other major service … [Read more...] about Mint Mobile Review – Cheap Mobile Phone Plans Starting at $15 per Month
When it comes to investing with robo-advisors, there are plenty of low-cost, automated trading platforms available today. While there are unique advantages (and disadvantages) to each one, the newest robo-advisor on the market called M1 Finance gives the more established, sophisticated investors great investing options.
Developed by a 25 year-old Stanford graduate, M1 Finance simplifies the investment process for beginning and experienced investors alike. Unlike other robo-advisors, M1 Finance does not charge a fee, and it gives you the option … [Read more...] about
One of the biggest barriers people face when they want to get started in investing is the perception that they don’t have enough money to set aside in an investment portfolio. If you’re in a similar situation, then low-cost investment options are the perfect solution to help you build interest-accruing savings with minimal upfront monetary requirements. Take Stockpile, for instance, which allows investors to get started with as little as $5. Many of us can afford to invest $5-10 per month, though a platform as easy-to-use as Stockpile, you … [Read more...] about Stockpile Review – Stockpile Is an Easy Way to Start Investing in Stocks
It’s important for all consumers to keep their credit scores as high as possible, but a vast majority of Americans don’t even check their credit report on an annual basis, let alone weekly or monthly. Although there are laws and regulations in place to help consumers protect themselves from thieves and cyber-hackers, you could lose quite a bit of money or watch your credit score plummet if you don’t act quickly when you see fraudulent activity on your credit report. In 2017 alone, 1.1 million consumers reported incidents of finance-related … [Read more...] about Credit Sesame Review – Get Your Free Credit Score & More?
There are many different ways to save money while shopping online, but the most popular tactics typically involve researching valid promo code offers, signing up for e-newsletters to get access to special deals (clogging your inbox in the process), and ironically spending more money to get access to offers like free shipping or rebates. If you’re looking for an effortless and free way to save money at the store and online then look no further than the Dosh app. Launched in April 2017, the Dosh app has revolutionized the way consumers save … [Read more...] about Dosh App Review – How to Get Cash Back for Your Everyday Purchases
A lot of young adults don’t understand how to save or invest money nowadays, and financial literacy rates continue to decline year after year. This is evidenced by the student loan debt crisis and stories of college students racking up tons of debt (student loans, credit cards, payday loans, etc.) while working minimum wage jobs. If you’re planning on having kids or you already have kids in your family, how do you plan to teach your kids about money? Of all the mistakes young parents can make, not teaching your kids how to manage money from … [Read more...] about BusyKid Smartphone App Review – Tracking Chores and Teaching Kids About Money
Did you know that 70% of Americans reportedly wouldn’t be able to cover a $2,000 unexpected expense? Perhaps this figure isn’t surprising, especially if you’re in the same boat. So, what happens when huge expenses arise out of nowhere? Typically, people either put the expense on their credit cards – and rack up more debt as a result of high interest rates – or take out a personal loan (also with considerably high interest) to cover the emergency costs. This can be a serious setback for anyone trying to improve their financial situation, but … [Read more...] about MoneyLion Review – Personal Loans, Credit Monitoring, Rewards, and More
Swagbucks is the largest online rewards website, allowing its users to earn rewards like Amazon or Target gift cards for their online activity. They have created a safe and easy way for their 5 million users to earn and be rewarded by spending their time online wisely. Here is my Swagbucks review. There are many ways to earn on Swagbucks, some of the more popular are searching online, taking surveys, shopping online, and watching videos. To date, Swagbucks has distributed over $27 million dollars in rewards. Sign up with … [Read more...] about Swagbucks Review – How To Earn Easy Money With Swagbucks
How far would you go to pay off your student loans? While 40% of borrowers from a recent survey would reportedly be willing to take a year off of their life expectancy in exchange for debt-free living, such drastic measures aren’t necessary thanks to helpful websites such as Student Loan Hero. Student Loan Hero was founded by a man who struggled, yet successfully paid off over $100,000 in student loans. Given the shocking statistics surrounding student loans, he wanted to help others pay off their loans as efficiently as possible, which … [Read more...] about Student Loan Hero Review – How to Pay Off Your Student Loans Fast
If you’ve followed Money Q&A for any amount of time, you’re probably aware of how I feel about life insurance. I’m a huge fan of term life insurance. Term life insurance, in my opinion, is the only way to go. I recently realized that I don’t have enough life insurance coverage for my wife. Even though she is a stay-at-home mom, the paltry amount of life insurance coverage that I have on her through my work just isn’t enough. There are so many benefits that stay-at-home parents provide for the family. And, those costs are easy to overlook … [Read more...] about Review of Haven Life – Buy a Term Life Insurance Policy 100% Online