Trading College for Credit: Interview with Paul Gu of Upstart

Being young can be inexpensive if you choose to live out of your parent’s basement with little aspiration of improving yourself or going anywhere in life. If you desire to pursue an education, start...


The Financial Side of the Startup – Interview with Lili Balfour

Raising startup capital can be tricky.  Many startups fail before getting started because of financial limitations.  Despite the need of many young companies, banks aren’t exactly jumping at the c...


Six Creative and Solid Ways to Finance Your Business

Financing a business is one of the most challenging activities in running an enterprise, so much so that many businesses have gone down due to lack of funds. Sadly, this is a situation that could have...


Traditional vs. Roth – One IRA to Rule Them All

My last post on saving money had some interesting comments (Thanks to everyone who reads, Likes, Tweets or comments!) that got me thinking about my next topic. I decided to take a specific topic (re...


3 Online Tools That Actually Help You Save Money

Generation Y was hit hard because of The Great Recession. Four years later and we’ve still got major credit card debt, student loans and underemployment. To make matters more interesting, many of us...


5 Ways To Finance Your Startup

Your business is never going to get off the ground unless you have the money to do so. Most small businesses fail simply because they do not have the money to keep going. Employee salaries, equipment ...


Should You Take on Debt to Grow Your Business?

Debt can be a scary thing especially in today’s economy. However, it is also crucial to growing and expanding any business. It can help you move forward faster and more efficiently than your com...


6 Little Ways to Save Big Money in Your Daily Life

My name is Danny Kofke and I am currently a special education teacher in Georgia. I am also the author of the book “How To Survive (and perhaps thrive) On A Teacher’s Salary.” In add...


4 Essential Aspects Of Your New Year Financial Plan

As a new year begins it is common for people to create resolutions for the new year, especially around financial planning. The new year is a great time to set financial goals and get yourself on the r...


Y One In Five Bankruptcies Are Under 30

Figures from the Insolvency and Trustee Service of Australia show that one in five bankruptcies in Australia is someone under the age of 30. Some journalists say it’s because our brains are not full...