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Yes! You Really Can Save Money

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Sometimes, saving money may seem impossible. You buy groceries on Monday, pay bills on Tuesday, and by Wednesday your paycheck has disappeared. However, if you establish a savings plan, youll find money in places youve never thought to look! If youre like most American families, you wait for extra cash to save...

Is credit card debt consolidation for me?

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

With the average Australian household credit card debt rising to almost $10,000, credit card debt consolidation is big business today. The popularity of credit card debt consolidation is evident by the numerous methods as well as the large number of firms providing credit card debt consolidation services...

Young Adult Credit

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Credit Care for Teens and Young Adults It's great when parents are willing to help out with their kids' futures, but make sure that you understand all of the implications before you help your kids build credit...

Accounts Receivable Financing, Tax Write Off And What Does It Cost?

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Banks won't lend money to a business seeking to acquire larger contracts because its not viewed as an asset. So if you are a small start up company, funding for expansion may be hard to obtain. Accounts Receivable Financing could be the key to funding for a start up with desires to bid on large Government (or Corporate) contracts...

Collection Agency Law Explained

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

If you have ever been contacted by a collection agency, you know that it can be an unpleasant experience. A collection agency can turn simple acts, such as checking the mail or answering the phone, into dreaded tasks...

While Opting For Home Equity Loans, One Must Be Aware Of Scams

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

A home equity loan is based on the equity of the home, and will also be calculated accordingly by the lending institutions to the borrowers. There are various types of home equity loans, and they must be chosen according to the capability of the debtor to repay the bank...

Using A Simple Interest Calculator-Finding The True Price Of Money

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Copyright 2006 Stellar Force The True Price Of Money Everything costs something, even money. The price of money is the interest paid. In the case of your idle funds (savings account, money market, CDs, savings bonds, etc...

Creative Financing Options

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

With today's rising prices it's all most people can do to stay afloat financially. So how does a young couple save enough money to break into the housing market? Sometimes you have to think outside of the box and come up with creative financing options...

Your Budget And Rising Petrol Prices

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

If you have a mortgage and are not struggling with the increasing cost of petrol you are in the minority. And if you arent struggling now, how will you fare when the flow on effect of high petrol costs starts to increase the cost of living across the board...

Five ways to increase your income.

On Feb 25, 2015 0 104 52

Copyright 2006 David Brown Here are five positive and effective ways to increase your income. 1. Do you have objects or clutter around your house which you are not using and could sell to increase your income? In todays electronic world EBay would be a good choice to use to sell these objects...