Author Archives: Guest Poster

Keeping Up with the Jones’: Holiday Gift Giving Style

Each year, the holiday music is played earlier and the Christmas displays at the stores go out earlier.  This year I found a radio station that began playing all holiday music on November 1st, and Costco put out holiday displays at the end of August. Why the rush to promote the holidays? Because it isContinue Reading

Treat Yourself with Holiday Gifts

You might have already heard holiday music playing on the radio.  Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and with it, the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday followed closely by Cyber Monday.  However, don’t just go out and blindly spend your money buying gifts.  Instead, why not buy a gift of experience forContinue Reading

Pros and Cons About Buying Car in Current Rate Environment

Post by Robert Every evening news correspondent has been reporting on the low interest rates and its effect on the housing market.  However, the same thing is happening to car finance.  Auto loan rates have been dropping significantly over the last several years, in line with the general fall of interest rates overall.  However, doesContinue Reading

I Lost My Job! Should I Sell My House?

Selling your home is a big decision under any circumstances. For most of us, it is the single largest asset we own. Do not make a decision of this magnitude when you are dealing with the shock of a job loss. Read over these next several paragraphs and you will be in a much betterContinue Reading

Reasons to Consider Investing in Precious Metals or Other Collectibles

While not discussed often on this blog, investing in Precious metals like gold, silver, etc., or even other types of collectibles like art, stamps, etc. may be a good option for some.  (Evan’s Note: I don’t discuss the topic very often because I don’t really understand commodity investing.  What is physical gold going to doContinue Reading

More Money in Your Pocket with Better Auto Insurance

It is easy to put a lot more money in your pocket when you have the right insurance. People don’t always consider how important this is, but it is very important. A good auto insurance quote may save your hundreds of dollars each year. Automobile insurance online has become a much easier way to shopContinue Reading