Plain simple English meaning of downgrade of US rating and what it means to you to have US rating downgraded from it the current Triple AAA to AA.


The graduation party is over, summer is finishing fast, and it's time for your child to go to college. Do they have their finances in order? This article will help you out!

Selling your investment property may be productive in the long run but you must think about it. All over the country people are thinking about the sale of property for quick cash.  It is often because of a new Duane Reade, Walmart or food chain. You hear  rumors for a long time that this was […]

Saving money  and living a good life is at the top of everyone list. You don’t need us to tell you times are tight. Between the rising cost of gas and groceries, a disheartening recession, and the shaky job and housing markets, you’ve probably spent more than a few hours worrying about your finances. But […]

Saving money  in our current  economic  environment is difficult. Now, more than ever, most of us are trying to find ways to save money that will make our paychecks go far enough to cover our basic needs. Many of us don’t have enough to buy “extras” like car repair bills, new clothes, or taking our […]

Americans took on more debt in May and used their credit cards more for only the second time in nearly three years. Consumers stepped up their borrowing just as the economy began to slump and hiring slowed. How College Students Can Build A Simple Budget The Federal Reserve said Friday that consumer borrowing rose $5.1 […]

Creating a student budget plan is an important step every student can take to assess his or her financial wellness. A college student budget can help you keep track of your expenses, analyze your assets and income and set financial goals for yourself. How To Survive Unemployment & Keep Financially Fit And whether those goals […]

There are lots of ways that you can help your family succeed and that you will be able to show your family that you have the time for them. One of the things you can do is start a home business that will be the best for you, and your family. Working from home means […]


via:elev8 Most of the time, people don’t know in advance that they’re going to lose their job. The news comes as a complete, and unwelcome, surprise. If you know you are about to get an income reduction or lose your job, some advanced planning will transform a potential calamity into an opportunity. Here are 3 […]

Well investors should take note. Social Networking companies look to be the next big thing in stock investments. Social networking company, Linkedin launched it’s IPO last month and is currently valued at around 7 billion. Groupon has announced it’s intent to offer an IPO last month and now in what could be the biggest IPO […]