Blog

How to Remove Collection Accounts

How to Remove Collection Accounts

Sometimes your original creditor can send your debt to a collection agency, and you aren't even aware. I  worked with a client that had never checked their credit report before. I recommended that they pull their free annual reports to examine them for errors, and I...

How to Consolidate Your Student Loans

How to Consolidate Your Student Loans

If you have multiple student loans and find managing multiple accounts difficult, you may consider getting your student loans consolidated. Keep reading to learn how to consolidate your student loans for Direct Federal Loans into one monthly loan payment. Student loan...

10 Tips For Buying Your Car

10 Tips For Buying Your Car

Suppose you're like me and get excited about buying a new car until you realize how complex the process is; then, I will make this process much easier for you. In this blog, I will share 10 tips for buying your car.   1. What is your budget (How much can you...

When to Get Rid of Your Car

When to Get Rid of Your Car

I thought "Lexi" would be my forever car, but all things must come to an end. Do you know when to get rid of your car? In 2008 I purchased my first car, a 1999 ES 300 Pearl White Lexus, from a doctor who was a family friend. "Lexi" was everything I could ever want in...

5 Habits to Manage Your Finances Better

5 Habits to Manage Your Finances Better

Imagine going through life carrying the burden of debt and financial illiteracy because you were educated by someone who wasn't more knowledgeable. Painful, I know! I want to share 5 Habits to Manage Your Finances Better. I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but most...

Don’t Buy Your Way Into Poverty

How many items are on your list this season to be charged on your credit cards? Family member just died- Charge Recent Breakup- Charge No invitation to any holiday parties- Charge Several invitations to holiday parties- Charge The BIGGEST SALE OF THE YEAR- Charge Just...

Is Co-Signing A Good Idea?

This tool has been helpful to teens and young adults looking for a way to build their credit. Additionally, co-signers are suitable for people who cannot get approved because of initial lousy credit. Co-signing means leeching on someone else’s good credit. Co-signing...