Archives for August 2015

Breaking it even: To buy a home or just continue renting?

For many people, owning a home is the fulfilment of their childhood dreams. For others, not so. Purchasing a home is one of life’s biggest decisions most of us will make, while others will content themselves with just renting for the rest of their lives. Which one are you? Advantages and Disadvantages of Owning a […]

The Positives and Negatives of Credit

Some people have short memories or perhaps they are just born optimists. The level of debt in the USA is growing at the fastest rate since the recession hit. The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has reported that the current level of consumer debt is $11.52 trillion higher than it was towards the end […]

Tips to Avoid Being Scammed While Investing

  Ponzi Possibly the most famous scam, Ponzi scams involve a primary con-artist who collects funds from fresh investors and uses it to pay dividends to earlier investors. Ponzi schemes fail when the thief at the center of the scam no longer can draw fresh investors or if too many investors try to get their […]