Just Good Financial Advice?

We just came across this video which gives some solid advice on a few things you can to begin improving your overall financial situation. These tips may seem second nature to many, but, continuing to hit the fundamentals is what makes you a master over your personal finances. We do caution you however on the […]

What Did You Spend Your Payroll Tax Cut On?

With the recent deal to avert the fiscal cliff for taxes, there was one tax cut that wasn’t spared that will affect millions of Americans, the payroll tax deduction. In an effort to boost the economy, lawmakers cut the payroll tax on Americans during 2011-2012  by 2 percentage points from 6.2% to 4.2%. This cut […]

Is It Even Possible To Live Below Your Means?

Because one of our main services at YourCreditAttorney.com is to help people fix credit mistakes and problems, we spend a lot of time on our blog talking about things you can do to fix the problems that are on your credit report already. But looking at your credit and financial history is only one part […]

Fiscal Cliff Part Deux: Federal Workers Beware

Now that the politicians have reached a deal on the fiscal cliff, we should all be jumping for joy right? Unfortunately, the answer is a big fat yes and no. For the millions of us in the private sector, yes, reaching a deal means there is some sort of certainty going forward and the damage […]

The Fiscal Cliff And You

Thankfully, the “fiscal cliff” crisis has been averted.  It may have taken the politicians a long time to come to an agreement, but after putting the country through an inordinate amount of pain and suffering a deal has been agreed to. The new deal, thankfully for many of our clients and readers means that all […]

Success Story: Graduating From College Debt Free

As we each follow along our journey to financial independence and success, we sometimes need a little push or a reminder that it is possible if we only stay the plan. 

Forget The Fiscal Cliff – Dairy Cliff Doubles Price Of Milk!

With so much attention being paid to the fiscal cliff we often lose sight of other things that Washington is failing to do.  One of those things is being dubbed the “Dairy Cliff”, and if not addressed may cause the price of milk to double, pushing the price to over $7 a gallon.

Cutting The Cost Of Divorce

When we think about divorce, we generally think about the emotional cost of it.  The strain, and by definition the termination of the relationship between the spouses, the heartache and years of therapy needed for the children and the pitting of friends and family members against one another as they take sides. We also think […]

8 Things To Do With Your Year-End Bonus

As you recall from our earlier article, it looks like many American’s are going to start seeing their yearly reviews and pay raises coming back but also on the comeback is the year-end bonus.  While the amounts may not be what they once were, it’s still nice to be appreciated and to receive a little something. […]

5 Best Holiday Return Policies

Oh black friday… what did I do? If this was you just a couple of weeks ago you may be in luck, depending on where you shopped.