Calling All Veterans

Calling All Veterans

The SBA has made it a top priority to assist veterans in financing their businesses or even starting up a business. In June of 2007, the SBA created the very popular SBA Patriot Express Loan Program. This loan program, known as the “GI BILL” for businesses, has a maximum loan amount of up to $500,000. [...]

The Real Cost of Your First Car

The Real Cost of Your First Car

When my brother handed me the keys to his 1983 Camaro I was so excited and grateful to have a free car.  Little did I know there are many other expenses that come along with being a car owner.  Here is what my “free” car cost me in the first 6 months: Gas: $482.75 Insurance: [...]

How Debit & Credit Card Fraud Works & 5 Ways To Protect Yourself

How Debit & Credit Card Fraud Works & 5 Ways To Protect Yourself

You just checked your bank accounts, like you normally do everyday, but today there is a big problem — your checking account is negative! You were sure that you had enough money to cover your transactions, but what about those three transactions for $400 at Wal-Mart in Texas?  You’ve never been to Texas, and your [...]

Switch to our desktop site