With rising prices and lowered quality, many people are taking the leap from cable services to online streaming services.
Studies have shown that around 25% of American households no longer have cable, and instead use online streaming services to watch their favorite shows and movies. So what are the best streaming services that will help you replace your cable?
Start streaming services with Netflix
Netflix is the "holy grail" streaming service that many people ...
While it is becoming increasingly popular to retire early or achieve financial freedom before 65, there are quite a few reasons why you should never retire.
People are Living Longer
It is projected that in 2050, over 20% of the population will be 65 years or older. That's up from 12% in 2000. With more people living longer, there comes more time to enjoy life and work if you choose to. 65 ...
You often hear not to keep up with the Joneses in the personal finance community. While it's best not to try to keep up with the people who are broke and flaunting it, what should you do instead? I suggest keeping up with the Gateses — Bill Gates.
Who is Bill Gates?
Bill and Melinda Gates are widely known, but the Gateses could also be anyone who has built wealth in smart ...
Many Americans are starting to feel as if they will never be able to afford a house, especially in areas like San Francisco, New York, and even Miami.
While many people choose to rent instead, you can still afford a house when you're broke. Here are a few steps to take if you want to own your own home.
Weigh Your Options
If you live in an area that buying a house is ...
The whirlwind of barbecues, weekend getaways, and outdoor festivals takes its toll on a modest budget. Between gobbling down the best food and sampling the latest craft brews, all of those last-minute tickets and hotel rooms add up, leaving you with empty pockets and a whole lot of the year left to enjoy.
The temptation to overspend in the dog days of summer and the last warm days of fall ...
With 2018 just around the corner, tax season will be here before you know it. While April 15 is a dreadful day for many Americans, it doesn't have to be that way if you think ahead and prepare your taxes now.
Here are eight ways to prepare your taxes now for next year.
Do you plan on filing taxes on your own or paying a professional to do it? Do you ...
Summer seems to have passed by quickly, and now it seems like parents and their children are already preparing for a new school year.
While the average parent will spend $673.57 per child for items needed, it doesn’t have to be so expensive. There are lots of ways to prepare for back to school on a budget.
Check Your Inventory
First things first, check your inventory. You may find supplies, ...
Many people have car loans. In fact, approximately 107 million Americans own a car that they pay a note on.
Not only are car loans expensive, but they can also be avoided, even if you are on a low income. If you are looking for a vehicle now or soon, here are a few tips to help you pay cash for your next car.
Drive Your Old Car As Long ...
Subscription boxes have become all the rage in recent years, but some people still consider them a waste of money. Why pay $15-$45 a month on a box of stuff?
If you believe that subscription boxes are a waste of time and funds, think again. Subscription boxes can save you money, time, and so much more. Here’s how.
Subscription Boxes Cut Splurging
If you are a fan of video games, ...
Summer is typically the perfect time to throw a summer party because everyone will most likely be able to attend! If you have a ton of family and friends, a party is a perfect way to get everyone together. But how do you throw a cheap summer party that everyone will enjoy?
No Invites to Cheap Summer Party
In today’s age, many people are a social media event or text away. ...
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