Card Comparison: Capital One® QuickSilver and Discover It® Cash Cards

Some credit cards can have a range of bonus points that can be used for flights, hotels, gift cards or the classic pay-with-points kitchen blender. Other credit cards give their rewards as cold hard cash. There is a wave of new credit cards that offer this benefit, and this article will compare two of the[…]

How Many Credit Cards is Too Many?

  When it comes to your credit score, bigger, and more, is better. With the exception of how much debt you have (obviously you want that as small as possible if not gone completely), you always want bigger with your credit line. If you have more credit cards, then your credit limit rises, which means[…]

Is it Hard to Earn a Million Dollars?

Pretty much anybody who has ever earned a paycheck has wondered what it would be like to eventually earn a million dollars. Accumulating wealth, regardless of the amount, is a difficult task to do in the face of rising expenses and an ever growing inflation of the cost of living. Although this dream of eventually[…]

How Much Money Do I Need to Save for Retirement?

How Much Money Do I Need to Save for Retirement? You worked hard to get where you are now, am I right? You graduated high school, spent years in college, started your career, and now you’re comfortable with your life. You spend most of your days working throughout the year, and you’ll be doing the[…]

When is the Best Time to Sell a House?

There comes a time in our lives where we decide to pack up and move away. It’s totally natural, right? Maybe you own a house by yourself, and you’re finally making the decision to move in with your soon-to-be husband. Maybe you live somewhere with a cold climate and you’re aching for warmth. Or maybe[…]

Is Bitcoin a Real Currency?

For the last five years, bitcoin has been in the news—with widely varying reports. Bitcoin is essentially a new type of currency that was initially created and introduced by an anonymous person, one using an alias of Satoshi Nakamoto. The anonymity of the developer only adds to the mystery of the currency, as many have[…]