October 5, 2016 by Kristy Welsh In order to remove mistakes or clear up unsubstantiated information in your credit report, you’ll need to dispute the information, which is every consumer’s right under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA). However, disputing errors on your credit report the wrong way could be damaging or ineffective. (If you […]
August 10, 2016 by Tracie Fobes Many Americans struggle to make ends meet. This often results in both financial and marital stress for couples. After digging out from under more than $37,000 in debt, my husband and I changed the way we look at money and now, we live beneath our means. Changing the way […]
August 2, 2016 by Scott Sheldon Picture this: You receive a mortgage offer in the mail for a fixed-rate loan with a ridiculously low interest rate. A 30-year fixed-rate loan for 3.25% sounds like a good deal, right? So what’s the catch? Look at the APR — it gives you a better measure of total […]
**Hi Everyone! Below is one of my recent financial pieces featured at Credit.com. Hope you like it! Feel free to comment and share about the financial issues that stress you out the most. When our finances are mismanaged it adds unnecessary strain to our life. Let’s seek peace in every area of our lives to stay […]
June 27, 2016 by Leslie Tayne Living paycheck to paycheck can be a risky move for your finances. Trying to make ends meet every month is not only exhausting but can create unwanted stress. Who wants that? Here are some tips to help you break free from the never-ending cycle. 1. Recognize the Issue The […]
June 7, 2016 by Leslie Tayne Is the “fear of missing out” leaving you in debt with financial regret? The fear of missing out, or FOMO, can lead you into debt quickly without realizing it. It is important to have your goals and finances run on parallel tracks and to revisit those goals regularly […]
Give. It will be given to you… Good measure. Meaning even when Limited Don’t pull back your hand Don’t withdraw generosity. And in your need Without request Provision will be Made for you. Overflow in kindness Despite your circumstance And love, mercy, humility, and compassion Will find you.
The emotion comes late When direly needed To console another Or show empathy and compassion. Aloof you may be What others see is Insensitive and selfish. I care…really I do. It’s just the words or gestures Needed to express it Don’t come when I need them to. This is typically where the conversation Drags and […]
Burning the midnight oils. It’s late with eyes wide Beating back daydreams That drift into sleep. Mental musings into slumber. I must finish what I start. Before I can succumb To the rest that is needed. If I love this thing…truly, My actions must prove. My time must be committed. And a little strain felt… […]
The things that go Not the way you wanted… The people that interfere While you’re barely holding together the seam. The eyes that wander away from your own. The words that can’t fix you The scarcity of dollars made… The love that doesn’t last The not being enough thing. The frustration… SCREAM!