Archive for: June, 2012

How To Completely Digitize Your Finances Infographic

How To Completely Digitize Your Finances Infographic

Whether you’re a mother, student, or business owner, you’re constantly on the go. Balancing your finances with a hectic schedule can be challenging. Gaining access to big picture financial information, while on the go, has become increasingly important. The following infographic provides a review of online tools, apps and electronic options that will make going [...]

How To Complain About Your Insolvency Practitioner

How To Complain About Your Insolvency Practitioner

If you’re using any form of debt management solution, you will be making use of the services of an insolvency practitioner. There are hundreds of insolvency practitioners out there and, as with all industries, the quality of each practitioner can vary. Whilst some are at the very top of their game, there are some less [...]

Save Money on Phone Calls: Top 3 Mobile VoIP Applications

Save Money on Phone Calls: Top 3 Mobile VoIP Applications

Smartphones today require two plans: a data plan for Internet usage and a calling plan with minutes for phone calls. Since mobile phones are also WiFi enabled, users have the opportunity to save money by connecting to open WiFi networks for their data usage and increasingly for phone calls as well. The latter is made [...]

How to Use Your Credit Card Wisely

How to Use Your Credit Card Wisely

There’s been a lot of talk about credit cards recently, which is understandable considering the amount of debt ordinary consumers are carrying. The average credit card debt in Canada is $3,277, but many consumers have spent themselves well beyond that threshold. Credit cards in and of themselves aren’t a damaging financial tool, as long as [...]

The Safest Way to Get a Credit Report Online

The Safest Way to Get a Credit Report Online

aAccording to the Fair Credit Reporting Act you are entitled to access your credit reports once a year for free from any or all of the nation’s leading credit reporting. Things to Watch out for When Retrieving Credit Report Online As of the moment, there are already countless companies that offer free credit reports online [...]

How to Avoid Unwanted College Debt

How to Avoid Unwanted College Debt

In a recent interview, finance publisher Mark Kantrowitz pointed out 5 things a college student can do in order to keep tabs of his or her college funds while being able to stay away from the path of disheartening and unwanted college liabilities. Take the time to do your homework. Kantrowitz starts by saying “it [...]