Disclaimer - This is a sponsored post by PSECU, a credit union in Pennsylvania. When was the last time you re-evaluated your budget? The task of reviewing, pruning and re-allocating our money often gets lost in the minutiae of life. You get too busy earning money that you forget to manage what you already have. What’s the point of going back out to the field to get a bigger harvest, if the veggies you picked last week are rotting at home because you didn’t take the time to can, dry, or preserve. Similarly, good money management is … [Read more...] about How to Manage Your Money – 6 Steps for Better Money Management (Infographic)
Countries all around the world have their own unique New Year’s traditions. Many places feature customary cuisine, such as lentils (Brazil and Italy), suckling pig (Austria) and grapes (Spain). There are many interesting New Years Eve facts and statistics. Others get a bit more creative. The Danish, for example, smash broken china on friends’ front doors, supposedly in a sign of affection. But you obviously don’t need to go global to learn a lot about New Year’s. We have plenty of customs right here at home, from watching a giant … [Read more...] about Fun Facts About New Year’s Eve and The Money We Spend
The popularity of binary options has soared since the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s approval in 2008. The phrase “binary options” now receives 110,000 monthly searches in Google, only 20,000 less than “forex trading”. There have been several regulatory issues along the way: this summer France and Belgium prohibited all advertising of binary options products. Israel has emerged as the center of binary options: in 2014 The Time start-up incubator reported that 15 Israeli trading companies were posting annual revenues in excess … [Read more...] about Infographic: The History of Binary Options from Binary Options Robots
Keeping track of the money you spend isn’t always easy, which is probably why so many people don’t do it. But, everyone should have a monthly written budget whether you’re starting out on your first job or working your way to the top of the corporate ladder. This infographic can be a great budget guide for you. A few tips can help you build your budget and, in turn, build your savings with this budget guide. The first part is determining how much of your expenses are fixed, meaning they won’t change at all, no matter what. If you can manage … [Read more...] about A Budget Guide for Every Income – Boost Your Wallet With These Budgeting Tips
Here is a great infographic from the folks at Avant.com discussing the relationship between millennials and credit. Why is their credit score below average? Here's an interesting look at some of the details between millennials and credit.
The Relationship Between Millennials and Credit
Where Millennials stack up against the U.S. Credit Score
Average U.S. Credit Score: 695
Age: 19 to 34 had a 625 average credit score
Average debt (including mortgages) $52,120
Bankcard balance overage $3,403
Credit utilization 43%
Why Millennials scores … [Read more...] about
Follow the Path to Lower Credit Card Debt is a fun infographic highlighting some of the most common "perils and pitfalls" faced by those trying to get out of credit card debt. It also offers a "survival kit" of helpful hints that consumers can use to lower their monthly credit card bills and increase their savings. … [Read more...] about Follow The Path To Lower Credit Card Debt
According to Quizzle.com, 65% of adults have never reviewed their credit report. This can be very dangerous of course and can cost you a lot of money if it has errors that go uncorrected. Here's a great Infographic from the folks at Quizzle.com. … [Read more...] about When Was The Last Time You Checked Your Credit Report?
Are you losing in the financial game of life? If you answered yes, you’re not alone. In 2008, 1 in 10 workers were made redundant. As a result, thousands of people were forced to open new lines of credit just to pay for basic necessities, and are now struggling to repay those debts. Whether you’re in a position where you’re still able to pay your bills or have been exiled by the lending community altogether, the experts at Consolidated Credit can help. For your convenience, they've compiled a comprehensive infographic to help you identify which … [Read more...] about Are You Losing The Financial Game Of Life?
This shadow economy infographic was provided by Wallace and Associates. … [Read more...] about Infographic: What Is The True Cost Of The US Shadow Economy