Author: Allison Martin
6 Ways to Boost Your Car’s Trade-In Value
Allison Martin on September 25, 2014
Here are some simple tips to help boost your car’s trade-in value by hundreds of dollars.
Are You Being Victimized by a Student Debt Relief Scam?
Allison Martin on September 10, 2014
If you’re looking to lower your student loan payments, a debt relief program may not be a good option. Here’s why.
What If You Can’t Pay Your Medical Bills?
Allison Martin on September 2, 2014
Buried in medical debt? Here are steps you can take to lower the bill, sometimes quite substantially.
Is Your Online Love Interest Putting Your Money at Risk?
Allison Martin on August 26, 2014
Your cyber love affair could be a threat to your bank account. Here are the warning signs to look for.
Are You Driving a Lemon?
Allison Martin on August 14, 2014
If you’ve recently purchased a defective vehicle, there are state and federal laws in place to shield you from being stuck with it.
9 Secrets Your Debt Collector Doesn’t Want You to Know
Allison Martin on August 1, 2014
Debt collectors have their tricks of the trade to convince people they need to pay up big, right now.
10 Cost-Efficient Ways to Continue Your Education
Allison Martin on July 2, 2014
Continuing your education doesn’t have to mean leaving home for graduate school, with the accompanying student loans.
Are You Making These 6 Costly College Planning Mistakes?
Allison Martin on June 27, 2014
Many students prepare to attend college each year, but how many are ready to handle the cost? Here are some tips to help you and your student avoid the financial crunch.
Should You Buy a Franchise?
Allison Martin on June 19, 2014
Thinking about buying a franchise? Here are some important things to consider before taking the leap.
10 Creative Crowdfunded Wedding Gift Ideas
Allison Martin on June 6, 2014
Tying the knot soon? Take a look at these creative crowdfunding gift ideas that could pay for your honeymoon or raise a down payment for your first house.
8 Signs That a College Financial Aid Offer Is a Scam
Allison Martin on June 6, 2014
Students applying for scholarships and other types of financial aid are being targeted by fraudsters. Here’s how to protect yourself.
7 Tips to Help Get Your Mortgage Application Approved
Allison Martin on June 3, 2014
In the market for a mortgage? Here are seven simple actions you can take to tip the application process in your favor.
Rent-to-Own? There Are Much Better Alternatives
Allison Martin on June 2, 2014
Thinking about renting to own? Well, think again. Here’s why.
6 Recurring Expenses That Don’t Help Your Credit Score
Allison Martin on May 30, 2014
Looking to give your credit score a boost? Here are six regular expenses that won’t help you accomplish your objective even though you think they might.
10 Little-Known Actions That Sabotage Your Credit Score
Allison Martin on May 23, 2014
There’s more to maintaining your credit score than paying your credit card bills and mortgage on time.
How Credit Checks Impact Your FICO Score
Allison Martin on May 21, 2014
Not all credit inquiries are created equal. Here’s a detailed breakdown of how different credit checks affect your score.
How to Appeal a Denied Credit Card Application
Allison Martin on May 19, 2014
Rejected for a credit card? You may be able to change the mind of the creditor after the fact. Here’s how.
5 Quick Ways for Couples to Get Out of Credit Card Debt
Allison Martin on May 12, 2014
Here are a few ways for you and your partner to get on the same page before debt causes damage to your marriage.
6 Easy Tricks to Stretch Your Income
Allison Martin on May 9, 2014
Tired of your income disappearing before the bills are paid? These six tips will free up more income to meet your needs and wants.
9 Ways to Save a Bundle on Moving
Allison Martin on May 8, 2014
Peak moving season has arrived. Here are overlooked tips for cutting the cost of relocating to a new home.
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