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How Much Do You Know About the First Global Credit Crisis?

June 2022 marks the 250th anniversary of the outbreak of the 1772-3 credit crisis. Although not widely known today, this was arguably the first “modern” global financial crisis in terms of the role that private-sector credit and financial products played in it, in the paths of financial contagion that propagated the initial shock, and in … Read more

Do You Need to Get a Blow Jar for Spontaneous Fun?

Since most people don’t grow up with a complete understanding of how to manage their money, concepts like budgeting and personal finance can seem restrictive because they are. Listen to the Podcast You can subscribe to my podcast on any of these sites below.                      A concept that’s not commonly addressed is irregular income. … Read more

33 AD, the First Consumer Debt Banking Collapse and Financial Panic

The following piece by Bryan Taylor from Global Financial Data is brilliant. It demonstrates that money troubles and problem debt are nothing new. The turmoil you and others might be feeling today is the same internal shame, fear, and struggles people have been dealing with since the beginning of time. Tiberius ruled the Roman Empire … Read more

15 Profitable Ideas to Make Extra Money on the Side

1. Sell Items Online We all have a hoard of possessions we no longer need or use. Whether it’s old clothes, household appliances, or collectibles, listing them online could earn you a few extra dollars. Take a look around and sell anything collecting dust. It’s relatively low effort and commitment, an excellent way to get … Read more

How to Know When It’s Time to Take a Client to Small Claims

[Editor: I felt this guest post was very informative for readers and consumers to understand how a small business might decide to pursue people over debt.] Small claims courts are part of our legal system. They help resolve minor disputes without engaging in lengthy (and often expensive) lawsuits. For example, when it is clear that … Read more

How to Avoid Scammers and Find a Reputable Extended Car Warranty Company

Car warranties can be a helpful tool for keeping your car safe and reliable. An extended car warranty is much like the warranties that come with new cars. It covers your car’s mechanical and electrical systems, such as the engine and transmission, if they break down. Unfortunately, there are many extended car warranty scams out … Read more

How To Use Python For Financial Calculations & Debt Management

The leading programming language, Python, has become a go-to tool for financial calculations and debt management. Widely used in quantitative finance to analyze large datasets, Python also allows users to manage their own money. With simple and easy-to-learn functions, anyone with basic math knowledge can use a variety of financial calculations in Python. Keep reading … Read more

Dealing With The Debts Of Someone Who Has Died

Depending upon the circumstances, grief can be all-consuming, and having to face the complexities of dealing with leftover debts can feel like an insurmountable challenge. This is a general guide to assist you in better understanding how to manage a deceased person’s debts. If you remain unsure or generally feel overwhelmed by the task, it’s … Read more

Your Quick Side Hustle Guide: Everything You Need to Know

By Patrick Young The time when you could expect a stable, secure job for life has long passed. Self-employment is at an all-time high, and the “gig” economy is the new normal. To survive and, indeed, thrive in 2021 and beyond, workers must embrace the entrepreneurial mindset: If you want financial security, essentially, you will … Read more

8 Passive Income Ventures Worth The Investment

With COVID-19 causing such a lack of economic security, an increasing number of people are turning to passive income streams to become less reliant on their primary sources. But generating passive income streams isn’t just for times of uncertainty and really there is never a bad time for effortless in-flows. Next time you are looking … Read more