Franchises: Potential and Precautions

On Sep 3rd, 2015 | Career

With established business models and ready-to-go marketing, franchise ownership has become enticing to many people 45 and over. Counter to a common perception, franchises are not just food service businesses. Data from the U.S. Census Bureau show that nearly 300 different business format categories use the franchise model-everything from hotels, to lawn and garden stores,…

College Students: Easy Ways to Cut Costs

On Aug 12th, 2015

College students are gaining confidence in personal finance management but unfortunately also have become less competent. A survey conducted by High One and Everfi recently

10 Things I Wish I Knew My Freshman Year

On Aug 3rd, 2015

You shouldn't end your freshman year (or college years) with regrets and "what ifs".  (photo: that's me on the right as a college freshman)Here are

Housing 101: Why this house?

On Jul 21st, 2015

By this point you've done the math and have decided buying a house makes fiscal sense, and you're ready to begin looking for a house.