From Foreclosure To 800 Credit Score

“The Budgetnista” Tiffany Aliche explains how to Raise your Credit Score “I raised my credit score over 800 – and you can, too!” So says Tiffany Aliche, a financial speaker and author better known as The Budgetnista.
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What You Need to Know About Investing in Rentals

The idea of investing in real estate is not a new one. People have been running businesses based on real estate investment for many years, and this will continue to be a lucrative field for many. However, simply saying that you are going to invest in ‘real estate’ is a bit vague, as this is a huge market with many different avenues to explore. One popular avenue is investing in rentals. The idea...
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How Technology is Revolutionizing Your Personal Finances

Credit card on keyboard Technological disruptions have affected different industries in different ways. Finance and personal finance have also been invaded by technology and as a result, there has been a complete turnaround in how people manage their income and expenses. This has led to a growth in the now technology led personal finance management realm. This is characterized by mobile device apps...
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Important Financial Factors Related to Short-Term Rental Properties

If you are like many people, you may be interested in turning your property into a short-term rental. While this is a great way to add another income stream, there are certain things you need to understand, first. While there are several third-party rental vacation booking sites to use, such as Rentbelly that make the process easy, don’t jump in without being informed. While running a short-term...
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Taking Out a Second Mortgage: What You Need to Know

  So, you have finally purchased your new home. With it comes the responsibility of paying off the mortgage every month. Suddenly, you find out your new home is in need of serious repairs that requires serious cash. After considering all the available options, you realize the best bet is to get a second mortgage on your home. A second mortgage is a loan that you take out against the value of...
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