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  • Why So Many Rich Pro Athletes go Bankrupt

    Why So Many Rich Pro Athletes go Bankrupt

    According to a 2009 Sports Illustrated article, 78% of NFL athletes go bankrupt or are under financial stress within the first two years of retiring, as well as 60% of NBA athletes within the first five years. While this trend isn’t limited to football and basketball stars (indeed, Mike Tyson, Jack Johnson, and Lenny…
  • Do you need a phone protection plan?

    Do you need a phone protection plan?

    Just in time for a new year of new gadgets: do you really need a phone protection plan?
    We love our phones. Lately the tech community has been abuzz with the excitement of new gadget arrivals, and the fiery demise of others. When we buy a new phone, one of the things we consider…
  • The 5 areas you are probably overspending

    The 5 areas you are probably overspending

    Coffee - An estimated 30 million American adults drink specialty coffee beverages daily- like mochas, lattes, espressos, etc… The average price of these drinks is $3.45 nationally. If you truly drank one every day, that $3.45 x 7 days = $24.15/week. I know I typically don’t drink “fancy coffees” on the weekends, but my normal…
  • QUIZ: Are Your New Year's Goals SMART?

    QUIZ: Are Your New Year's Goals SMART?

    Two weeks into the New Year, how are your goals going? If you've already given up or feel your resolve weakening, you goals may not be SMART. 
    Find out with this quiz.
     

  • Inexpensive Luxuries That'll Make You Feel Rich

    Inexpensive Luxuries That'll Make You Feel Rich

    Is one of your New Year resolutions to get your money situation under control? You're not alone. One of the fastest way to sink a budget is draining it of joy. 
    When you're on a budget, or just trying to develop better money habits, it's easy to feel like you're missing out on life's…
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