Why Do I Spend So Much When Shopping Online?

Personal Finances

Both online and in-store shopping can tempt you to overspend.  The internet is designed to help you lose track of your dollars.  Of course, the internet wins for convenience. Shopping the old-fashioned way, though, is not without merit. When purchasing items that need to fit right or that you may need immediately, you might want to head to the mall. …

6 Mistakes People Make In Their 20s And How To Fix Them

Personal Finances

Have the irresponsible financial decisions you’ve made while in your 20s left you with piles of debt and other repercussions? Here are six of the most common mistakes people make while in their 20s and how to fix them: 1.) The mistake: Racking up credit card debt When all of life’s pleasures are just a swipe away, it’s easy to …

Don’t Fall “Fur” Pet Scams

Security and Scams

Proceed with caution when purchasing a pet over the internet. If you’ve verified that everything checks out, and you’re careful throughout the process, you can have your new furry friend and your money, too. What are Pet Scams? Pet scams include nonexistent animals for sale by private “sellers” or bogus pet adoption websites promising adorable new pets at bargain prices. …