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Maximize Your Experience at HomeGoods

HomeGoods is a little bit different. It’s a haven for those who love the thrill of a flea market, but with more panache. A constantly rotating inventory offers something new every few days in the home decor area. To maximize your shopping experience in this outlet, try these tips: Week days are less hectic. You’ll […]

Coupons Count!

Coupons that offer reduced prices on food products and other items are worth the effort to find and they are so readily available that there is no excuse for not using them. From standard newspapers to mobile apps, they are just waiting for you to snap them up and save money on your purchases. You […]

When Your Term Deposit Matures

Term deposit accounts are among the low-maintenance savings options. You deposit the money and then sit back and wait out the specific time you have chosen – six months to five years in general — while the interest builds. The interest tends to be better than in a regular savings account, making term deposit one […]

Personal Finance Tips

How To Get The Best Airfares

If you fly a lot, you should be routinely getting the best possible fares. So here are seven tips that will help you accomplish that: • Research. Comparison sites such as Kayak or Google Flights can provide current prices. Use the calendar view to see how prices line up at different times of the year. […]

Money Can Buy Happiness

Contrary to the common adage that says you can’t buy happiness, a massive research project conducted by Purdue University and the University of Virginia indicates that there is a certain amount of happiness that is related to satisfaction with life that comes from a certain income. The two universities analyzed World Gallup Poll data that […]

Value Of Money Changes

Do You Know The Time Value Of Money? Wimpy, of the old cartoon show, Popeye, loves hamburgers, a passion that leads to his signature line, “I’ll gladly pay you Tuesday for a hamburger today.” This line leads us to our topic of discussion today. Will the dollar you have today be worth more tomorrow? A […]

Money Management

When Your Term Deposit Matures

Term deposit accounts are among the low-maintenance savings options. You deposit the money and then sit back and wait out the specific time you have chosen – six months to five years in general — while the interest builds. The interest tends to be better than in a regular savings account, making term deposit one […]

Know Your Credit Score

Your credit score is an essential facet of your personal finances. Even so, a great number of people don’t ever know what their credit score is or how to affect it in their favor. It makes a difference. Your credit score is one of the factors that lenders look at when they consider whether to […]

Buying A Home? Check This List

Buying a home, for many Americans, is like slipping into a foreign country. Myths about mortgages abound. Go into the process as well prepared as you can by considering these facts: • Perfect credit is required. Not so. Having a higher credit score is helpful and may get you a lower interest rate, but it […]