Finances and Money Management Made Simple

5 Reasons To Use An Online Bill Pay Service

Paying bills is one of those adult tasks that most people don't enjoy doing. It's not fun using your hard-earned money to pay bills when you just want to keep saving money. This is something that is unavoidable and must be done. If you're looking for a simple way to pay your bills and want to make sure you can spend less time doing so, you may want to start using an online bill pay service. Read More 

Four Necessities For Any Company Looking To Borrow Money

Acquiring capital when you need it is important to growing your business. However, businesses need to be careful that they don't get in over their heads when they borrow money. There are a few necessary steps any business owner needs to go through before they're ready to apply for a business loan. The following are four necessities before you apply for a loan for your business: Finding possible business loan offers available to companies like yours Read More 

How To Diversify Your Investments

If you talk to any financial expert, they will tell you to diversify, diversify, diversify. Why? Because when one type of investment goes wrong, another type may be flourishing. And, if you really get lucky, all of your investments will give you a really good return on investment (ROI). But unless you are a financial planner or work in the financial sector, you may not know the first thing about diversifying. Read More 

Here Are 3 Things You Can Do to Effectively Boost Your Credit Score

Are you looking for effective ways to boost your credit score in the coming months? Here are three options that are worth your consideration: Get a Prepaid Card One easy way to boost your credit score is to get yourself a prepaid credit card that will report to the major credit agencies each time you make a payment toward the credit card. While you'll have to add money to the card before you can use it at first, with regular responsible use you should be able to earn some real credit after a certain period of time. Read More 

How To Handle Your Tax Bill

If you were looking forward to getting your big chunk of money back from the IRS this year only to find out that you actually owe money to them, you might be a little scared. Nobody wants to owe money to anyone, let alone to the IRS. If you only owe them a little bit of money, you may be able to pay it back easily, but if you owe them quite a bit, it could be a struggle. Read More 

About Me

Finances and Money Management Made Simple

While it wasn't my favorite subject in school, I have always been very good at math. When I started college, I decided to major in finance, because I thought it would be easy for me since I was so good at math. I learned that I was very wrong! My finance classes were tough, but due to my dedication to completing my bachelor's degree with a great GPA, I studied and performed well in them. I am now in graduate school, and while it keeps me busy, I want to "pay it back" to society and decided to start a blog to share what I have learned about investments, accounting, and general money managing. I feel like there are so many people who need advice and don't know who to turn to. I plan to make blog posts as often as I can, so please come back and learn!