How to Work Out What Mortgage You Can Afford

Although mortgages are designed to help you with the cost of purchasing a property, they are still a huge outgoing in themselves. Many people become so wrapped up in the opportunities they provide that they forget this, let their heart rule their head, and find themselves out of their depth when it comes to making repayments. This is a mistake that can have severe consequences, yet it’s also one...
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How to Get Ahead in the Property Investment World

Getting ahead in any kind of investment game always takes a little bit of hard work and ingenuity, so this is a handy guide designed to help any first homebuyer get ahead of their peers and race ahead of the pack. If you are struggling to get the money together for a deposit for your first house then why not think about following some handy tips to get you there first? We have outlined a few of the...
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Your One Stop Shop to Getting Cash for Electronics

70% of Americans are still unaware that recycling their phones for cash if a very real option. In 2015 you would expect the awareness of such a scheme to be more popular than it already is wouldn’t you? Scarily, that stat I mentioned above means that over 200 million phones are either gathering dust in peoples basements or are being thrown in the trash, and sent to landfills. This is where
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Gold’s Time in the Sun – And How to Cash it In Before Sunset

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Image by Giorgio Monteforti via Flickr The price of gold has never been higher, and as we will see below, all relevant global trends have aligned perfectly to create this opportunity. For those looking for the right market moment to sell their gold, it isn’t likely to get any better than this. From the global currency indicators to local offers of cash for gold by Gold Buyers Melbourne, the numbers...
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How to Construct a Minimal Wardrobe

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A minimal wardrobe is basically a capsule wardrobe with few extras. A minimal wardrobe does not seek constant expansion beyond its capsule items. What is a capsule wardrobe? A capsule wardrobe is a collection of clothing, typically about 24 items, that can be dressed up or dressed down for any occasion. A capsule wardrobe does not go beyond the basic necessities. A minimal wardrobe is similar. But...
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What’s the Best Free Recipe App?

The Apple Store and Google Play together offer more digital cookbooks than you probably have room for on your mobile device. So which... more →
New tax law might slow down housing market.

What Will the New Tax Law Do to the Housing Market?

The new tax law will have a profound impact on the housing market, although in ways that go beyond the deductibility of mortgage interest... more →

4 in 5 Households Will Get a Tax Cut in 2018

Four out of five U.S. households will get a tax cut as a result of the legislation that President Donald Trump signed into law today. more →
Will bitcoin reach $100,000?

When Will Bitcoin Reach $100,000?

Bitcoin has accelerated its pace of appreciation in recent months, and if the current levels between $15,000 and $19,000 make you itch... more →
The Dow Jones topped 24,000 -- now what?

The Dow Jones Crossed the 24,000 Threshold. Now What?

Stocks appear to be increasing in volatility, yet the markets closed on Monday, December 4 with the Dow Jones Industrial Average is... more →
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Should You Get a Peer-to-Peer Mortgage?

If you can’t get approved for a home loan from a bank, you might want to look into applying for a peer-to-peer mortgage. more →
Investment gifting is awesome.

4 Things To Know Before You Donate an Investment

While donations of any kind are appreciated, gifting investments benefits both the giver and the receiver. Here are four key things... more →
Are you wondering: What's the Relationship Between the Stock Market and Federal Debt?

What’s the Relationship Between the Stock Market and Federal Debt?

Wouldn’t it be wonderful if gains in the stock market could actually reduce U.S. government indebtedness? If that were true,... more →
Save Money By Paying Attention

Resist Corporatism | Save Money By Paying Attention To Your Desires

In case you didn’t know, we live in an economy based on consumption.  Products and services are strategically presented to us,... more →