7 Tax Deductions for Homeowners

Owning a home has several financial benefits, and that includes potential tax savings. As a homeowner, you may be able to reduce what you owe the IRS by itemizing available homeownership tax deductions. While itemizing isn’t beneficial for most taxpayers (only about 10% of households itemize), it offers important savings for some. Here are seven ...

5 Bad Credit Habits to Break In 2021

Are your credit habits ready for a New Year’s resolution? If you’re like many Americans, you may be able to improve your credit health and even your finances by changing a few of your credit practices. Here are five bad credit habits to break in 2021.

5 ways to use your home refinance savings

As mortgage rates have dropped to amazing lows over recent months, many homeowners have been refinancing their mortgages to lower their monthly payments. However, without a plan on how to utilize this extra cash, it’s all too easy to simply spend away the difference. If you’ve refinanced recently or are planning to do so soon, ...

The best budgeting apps

Most people would love to have a better handle on their finances, but it can be hard to find the time to budget, let alone the motivation to stick to that budget. Luckily, the tech world has provided a plethora of money management apps that make budgeting a breeze. Many of these services can automatically ...

Holiday Spending

Make a holiday spending plan

The holidays should be a time for joyous celebration with the people we love, but they can often become a financial burden that leads to debt and overspending. Before you start your holiday shopping spree this season, create a spending plan so you can keep your finances in check and reduce your stress. 

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