Is rent a waste of money? Ramit Sethi explains

I know I know. You have been told that you are “throwing money on rent”. Someone in your life made you feel guilty about not buying a house and building…

5 ways to build your credit if you get rejected consistently

To build credit, you must get approved for credit. But more often than not, you will be rejected if you do not have a strong credit history – which is…

How can I stop an eviction when my mother is the owner?

Dear Benny, Not wanting the free download, I suggested my mother collect the rent. She looked surprised, and said she’d come back to me on it. Later, she appeared in…

4 car features that can make driving more dangerous

Antonio Gillem / Shutterstock.com Safety is the most important feature of any car. The fastest, nicest, and most fuel efficient car doesn’t count as much if it can’t get to…

11 countries where life expectancy has fallen in 2020

RossHelen / Shutterstock.com With living standards and medical breakthroughs equally advanced for the course in the modern world, it is astonishing to find that life expectancy has recently been drop…

9 hidden ways to get more from Amazon

Prostock-studio / Shutterstock.com While a Prime membership is the best way to get the most out of Amazon, the retailer’s website offers plenty of features for everyone. They can be…

15 American cities suffer from high cholesterol

By Sean Pavone / Shutterstock.com Editor’s note: This story originally appeared on Sidecar Health. With Healthy Aging Month in August and National Cholesterol Education Month in September, there’s no better…

Even 6-figure owners live from paycheck to paycheck. How to break the cycle.

When your salary finally reaches over $100,000, all your worries about living paycheck to paycheck should be gone, right? not necessarily. In fact, 16% of those with six-figure incomes said…

8 Things Unvaccinated People Can’t Do Anymore

Cookie Studio / Shutterstock.com If you haven’t been vaccinated against COVID-19, your world starts to shrink a bit. Pressure is mounting on the unvaccinated to get their full dose of…

Amazon launches 3 new Kindle Paperwhites

Fadli Adnan / Shutterstock.com Amazon Kindle fans, rejoice! The retail giant unveiled three new Kindle Paperwhite e-readers today. Anyone who already owns the Paperwhite may be tempted to upgrade. The…

New Mint Feature Highlight: Budget Tool on iOS

Minters – You asked for it and now the Mint Budget Widget is available on iOS! With the new budget tool, you can see where you stand with your budget…

These Caregiver Jobs Are Required – No Medical Training Required

Job seekers can find immediate employment opportunities in most areas across the country as companions to retirees. No medical training is required, although most applicants require a driver’s license and…

More travelers are refusing to leave their homes without it

David Prado Perocha / Shutterstock.com Relive the start of the COVID-19 pandemic: Has the virus spoiled your travel plans? For millions of people, the answer is “yes.” And after we’ve…

15 Affordable US Cities With The Most Population Growth

creativemarc / Shutterstock.com Editor’s note: This story originally appeared on Roofstock. Between 2019 and 2020, nearly 29 million Americans moved to new housing within the United States, nearly 40% of…

Retirees have new financial fears in 2021

Ameashi / Shutterstock.com From COVID-19 to climate change, Americans are worried. And for retirees, anxiety peaks once it hits their wallet. Recently, Personal Capital and Kiplinger Personal Finance surveyed nearly…