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3 Hidden Dangers of Credit Cards

Building your credit is important but using a credit card can almost be compared to playing with fire. Sure, fire can come in handy, but burn too much and that bonfire can get out of control. Did you know that the average US household credit card debt is at $15,863 (counting only the households that have credit card debt)? If …

What Do Olympians and Your Personal Finances Have in Common?

One of the major flaws in many people’s approach to managing their personal finances is that they think it’s just a one-time ordeal and then it’s over. However, getting your financial life in order takes much more than reorganizing your budget just once. As a recent Forbes article so aptly put it, effectively managing your personal finances requires constant attention …