Avoid Credit Card Foreign Currency Transaction Fees

Avoid Credit Card Foreign Currency Transaction Fees

Credit card foreign currency transaction fees can take a big bite out of your vacation budget. They aren’t fun to pay and they are avoidable. Save your travel funds by knowing the ins and outs of your credit card and switching to a card that will give you the best deal.

Tax Return Preparation Options: Calculator, Computer, or CPA?

Tax Return Preparation Options- Calculator, Computer, or CPA-

This is part two of Money Under 30’s six step “No-Stress Guide To Filing Your Taxes”. Once you have your required forms and documents you can decide which option is best for preparing your taxes. While filing by hand is free, tax software is easier. A professional is expensive but might give you the peace of mind you need.

Time Management For Freelancers: How To Find Extra Hours For Earning More

Everybody wants to earn more money. And as we’ve established, often the most straightforward way to do that is to start freelancing in addition to your nine-to-five. Ideally, you can even make that work something you already enjoy—like teaching a fitness class or creating designs—so it feels less like work. In other words, become a […]

This Year, Take Some Risks

Most of us don’t like risk. We buy insurance. We work for a paycheck. We put our money in an FDIC-insured savings account even though it pays less than 1.0% interest. These things aren’t necessarily bad; a little bit of caution is a good thing. But when you become conditioned to reject nearly any risk in your […]

First Time Home Buyer’s Mortgage Checklist

Considering buying your first home? Prepare yourself for one of life’s most demanding experiences.