Happy Amazon Prime Day

If you are a regular Amazon customer like I am, then take note! Today is Amazon Prime Day! That means you'll be treated to Lightning Deals and incredible specials even better than they offer on Black Friday. Look for: 40% off Kindle 30% off clothing, shoes, and...

Online Coupons for Holiday Savings

Never, ever do I make a major purchase — and rarely even one over 30 or 40 dollars — without doing some internet comparison shopping. Using a shopping bot, I can compare prices all over the internet. If you haven't done this before, you'll be amazed at how vastly...

Investment for Dummies – or at Least Newbies

Too many people think investing is only for the über wealthy and those with sophisticated strategies. But everyone should profit from the power of compounding interest — and conversely avoid the debilitating effect of paying compounded interest. If you've always lived...

Savings Accounts for Short-Term Purchases

When I was six-years-old my dad took me to Universal Campus Credit Union — BYU's official financial institution of that day — to deposit the hard earned $21 I had saved from weeding and cleaning cupboards. He matched it by adding his own $21 to the account. I was...