Spring Cleaning Your Credit
Now that spring has arrived, many of you may already be thinking about spring cleaning chores. While images of mops, broomsticks, and vacuums traditionally come to mind, cleaning up your credit is an important part of maintaining your household. Start off your spring credit cleaning by getting a copy of your credit report through a reputable site that offers free credit reports like www.annualcreditreport.com . Once you have your credit report, the true cleaning can begin. First……..
Singled Out: Making Ends Meet When You Are Single
You’re single. After work, you alone choose to go to the movies, the gym or Home Depot. No arguments about finances—you’re free to spend based on your own values. Although there are many advantages to being unattached, the cost of living expenses isn’t one of them.
Struggling to make ends meet, singles are more prone to suffering from debt. In the past year, 62% of those seeking budget and credit counseling help from nonprofit Consumer Credit Counseling Services (CCCS) agency were single. How can this be?