5 Tips for Finding Great Vacation Deals

5 Tips for Finding Great Vacation Deals

My husband and I love to travel. When the recession hit, like everyone, we tightened our belts. It looked like vacations were going to be a casualty. But time away is important; we all need to relax and recharge. Believe it or not this is actually a perfect time to travel and you can do [...]

How To WOW a Banker When You Need to Borrow Money for Your Business

How To WOW a Banker When You Need to Borrow Money for Your Business

If you are an electrician or a plumber, the tools of your trade are obvious.  The basic tools and techniques used by bankers to assess a loan request for a business are relatively simple but a little more difficult to decipher.  Larger companies have full time business managers who know what to provide and they [...]

5 Important Credit Card Tips

5 Important Credit Card Tips

Credit cards are just one of many valuable tools that can help you build financial success.  The point that most young people miss though is, with great financial power comes great financial responsibility.  Here are (in my opinion) the five most important things to know about credit cards.   1. Your interest rate For a [...]

It’s a Cyber Jungle Out There, 5 Tips for Staying Safe Online

It’s a Cyber Jungle Out There, 5 Tips for Staying Safe Online

It’s 2012 and connecting to family, friends and businesses via social media has become an integral part of our daily lives.  While the lines have blurred between the real world and the cyber world, sometimes we forget it’s still a jungle out there. In the real world we’re smart enough to know not to walk [...]

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