Archive for: January, 2012

5 Frugal ways to Fortify your Finances

Saving money is an important, yet difficult, task to achieve successfully. Even though it is very easy to think about, doing it will be an entirely different story. Considering how vital it is to have some money stored for the future, one should start right away in accomplishing the task at hand. For people who [...]

UK Investments: Best cash ISAs

Each year, investors scour the pages of financial guidance magazines or hit price comparison websites to discover what the best current ISA deals in the UK are. In this competitive and ever-changing market, new ISA products are being created frequently by financial institutions keen to attract potential investors. As such, finding the best ISA deal [...]

Smart Finance: A Look At 3 Types Of Home Loan

If you are looking to buy either an investment property or a new home for yourself, it pays to know a bit about the different loan types in Australia. The three main types, which most people seek out, are: Standard variable, fixed interest and interest only loans. Standard Variable Loans As the name suggests, with [...]

Easy Ways to Make Some Extra Cash

“I’m sorry, I can’t, I just can’t afford it.” Do you find yourself saying this a little bit too often for your liking? Maybe your friends are going out for a celebration dinner, or your kids want to go to the movies out of the blue, or your co-workers are heading out for a crazy [...]

5 Tips for Purchasing Solar Panels

What to Consider When Buying Solar Panels Solar Energy Using solar energy and installing solar panels has been around for several years but has been getting more and more popular in recent years.  The green movement has sparked people to start utilizing cleaner forms of energy.  Green energy is not only better for the environment, [...]

Finance Management is Essential Before Quitting Your Job

If you know the company you are presently working in, is facing hard times and you’re absolutely sure that your boss will soon lay you off, then it is the right time to quit on your own with all your self-respect and save yourself the embarrassment of being fired. Yes, giving your resignation letter yourself [...]

Making Sense of Your Bills

At times, it might seem that managing your bills is a Herculean task. This may very well be the case but it is also a task that needs to be done. Unless you are able to properly manage your bills, you can never get your proverbial financial house in order. For those wishing to get [...]

Investment Management: Handing Over Responsibility of Your Portfolio

Taking charge of your investments can be an intimidating business – the innumerable options of where and how to invest your money can dishearten even the most self assured investor. Those who wish to use savings built up over a long time to improve their pension, or those wanting to earn a little more for [...]

Half-hearted approach to avert new financial crises won’t work

World economy has never endured so much throughout the modern mankind’s history, as much it has been hit in the last few years. A recession, fears of crumbling governments under debts and mounting deficits are the hallmarks of this modern-day disaster slowly coming to reality. Politicians across the world are stuck between a wall and [...]

Become familiar with bankruptcy and Chapter 11 choices…

Filing for bankruptcy can be a very stressful time for an individual. Suddenly, one is faced with understanding and acting upon information and jargon that have likely never been faced before. In times like this, it’s a good idea to seek out experienced legal service providers or bankruptcy attorneys if you cannot face the situation [...]