Category: Finances

Students – Money Saving Tips 2

Students – Money Saving Tips

The following is a guest post. The summer before going to uni might have consisted of looking to find the best savings accounts for that student loan, as well as working the odd job...

Subway Customer Appreciation Thank You Roundup 4

Subway Customer Appreciation Thank You Roundup

Since Baby Buck was born, I’ve been depending quite a bit on Subway’s Ten Dollar Dinners for my lunch and evening meals. This month, we’re in for a treat as it is Subway’s Customer...

American Express Small Business Saturday 4

American Express Small Business Saturday

We all know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but did you all take advantage of Small Business Saturday? Rather than fight crowds and risk getting trampled, the family went to enjoy a nice...

Credit Score Improves Loan Shopping Confidence 14

Credit Score Improves Loan Shopping Confidence

With Baby Buck quickly growing everyday and interest rates at historic lows, I figured now is the time to jump into home ownership. After months of visiting open houses, we finally found our dream...

Kapitall Thanksgiving Portfolio 2012 5

Kapitall Thanksgiving Portfolio 2012

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, the graphic below really caught my eye. I won’t be doing much trading as I recently got blown out Cam Newton style. But it did make me wonder....

Stock Success: Can You Handle It Cam Newton? 15

Stock Success: Can You Handle It Cam Newton?

The other day on Colin Cowherd’s sports talk show, they had a great topic. How athletes handle success is even more important than how they handle failure. Their case study was on Cam Newton....

Redfin Real Estate Owned and Short Sale Tips 2

Redfin Real Estate Owned and Short Sale Tips

The other day I attended a Redfin Short Sale seminar at Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill. The tacos were delicious, but the high energy, informative overview of real estate owned (REO) properties and short sales...

Paid Family Leave California 16

Paid Family Leave California

When Baby Buck was still in the oven, I knew about maternity leave and nothing else. In speaking with other fathers, I learned that California has a benefit called Paid Family Leave. Both parents...

Data Plan Overages and How to Avoid Them 2

Data Plan Overages and How to Avoid Them

While waiting for my new iPhone 5 to ship, I’ve been pushing the envelope with my current iPhone 3GS and mobile apps. I downloaded the Podcast app to keep up with my favorite shows...