Unable to pay your credit card balance off each month? Find out how you can get control of your spending and avoid going deeper into debt.
Got some money to save? Here's what you need to know to decide between a CD and a savings account.
Is it even possible to buy a house in seller's market? Yes, but you have to be smart about your approach.
Traveling to California's Central Coast? Here are 25 ideas for under $25 in and around San Luis Obispo
When you hear "Freshman 15" you might think of late nights and greasy fast food. With fifteen money saving tips for college students, BBVA shares a freshman fifteen students can feel good about.
Divorce is never easy,. Experts offer insights on how to lessen the financial blow and protect yourself.
Sick pets are ja heartbreaking reality of pet ownership. Pet insurance can come in handy if your pet is hurt or becomes ill. Here is what to consider.
Savings account, CD, or Money Market? A quick guide to help you decide where to stash your cash to meet your savings goals.
Passport? Check. Ticket? Check. But have you thought about these other critical elements to prepare for your semester abroad?
Ever considered what you would you do if you were to suddenly lose your income? Disability insurance is something you might need. Find out why and how much.
Park City is a playground for athletes and auteurs, but there are tons of affordable activities. Here are 25 things to do under $25.
Ready to buy a home? There is a lot to consider, including a loan application. Make sure you're ready to apply for a home loan with these helpful tips.
Traveling to Seattle? Lucky you! We've rounded up a list of 25 things to do for under $25 in Seattle, Washington. Check it out now!
New York can be crazy expensive, but here are some ways to have a fun-filled trip without spending a fortune.
Find out when buying travel insurance makes sense and how to get the coverage you need without busting your budget.
Here are 25 budget-friendly ideas for Boston.
Take a crash course in Egyptology, hike through redwoods, ice skate downtown, and more in San Jose.
Can technology enhance your wine country experience? We think so. Here's how.
Considering a trip to Port Townsend? Here are 25 things to do in the artsy waterfront town for under $25.
Can't decide if DIY investing is right for you? Here are the pros and cons to think about before you take the leap
Retiring? Consider things like healthcare coverage, lifestyle, and family obligations. Check out our master to-do list before you head for retirement.
Developing smart spending habits and an understanding the basics of personal finances can set up your high schooler up for a strong financial future. Get tips to help prepare them now.
Why start a gratitude practice? For starters, it can help attract health and wealth. Here's the first step to shifting your mindset.
Plenty of people are balancing the financial demands of children and aging parents. Here are some tips on how to find balance as part of the Sandwich Generation.
Thinking about asking a family member for a loan? Here are some tips for borrowing from relatives without straining relationships.
Taking a second trip down the aisle? Experts recommend talking money before you pop the bubbly. Here's what you need to cover.
Gift giving at work can be tricky for bosses and workers alike. Here are some tips to help you navigate holiday gift giving on the job.
Do you know how to write a check? If not, don't worry. We've got you covered! Check out these tips and our step-by-step guide to writing a check.
Determining your insurance needs can be overwhelming. Here are some basics on home and auto insurance and warranty plans to help you make a smart decision.
Share your appreciation for teachers but skip the apple! Here are some thoughtful ways to say thanks to the teachers in your community.
Looking for ways to say thank you to first responders? Here are some tips to respectfully show your appreciation.
Here are some ways to show our appreciation and thank nurses for all that they do in our community.
Studies show that disagreements about money lead to a higher rate of divorce. Avoid marital money stress with our financial insights. Learn more here!
What you need to know about handling your finances after a divorce.
Teachers: Are you struggling to get everything done in a day? We know you're swamped, so we collected some top time-saving tips from other pros who know what you're going through.
Are you or your spouse keeping money secrets? Psychologist and financial counselor Eric Dammann talks about why it's not OK and how to avoid them.
Some tips from Kimberly Palmer, author of, "Smart Mom, Rich Mom," a how-to book for moms on building wealth for their families.
Dreaming of your own island getaway and wondering if you should buy? There's a lot to consider before you sign. Check out these tips from an expert.
Are you a first-time homebuyer considering a foreclosure or short sale purchase? Learn more about how to buy a foreclosure or short sale home.
Buying your first home and considering different types of real estate? Check out our guide to single-family homes, condos, townhomes, co-ops, and more.
Thinking about buying a foreclosure? Here are some things to keep in mind before embarking on this challenging journey.
Understanding mortgage rates can save you thousands of dollars. Learn how rates are set and how to get the best possible rate on your next mortgage.
Buying a house? Here's a breakdown of the fees you'll pay that are critical to closing the deal.
Are you a millennial or first-time home buyer? Check out our guide to homeownership to prepare for the big purchase and get great tips for buying a home.
There are many benefits to refinancing, including lowering your interest rate and your mortgage term. Our helpful Re-Fi Survival Guide can make it easier!
Ready to buy a home? Make sure you are as informed as possible. Here are some myths and facts about mortgages to help you in your decision.
Four Lights Houses founder Jay Shafer talks about how radical simplification equals liberation and other lessons learned from the tiny house trend.
Having some work done around your house? Here is a field guide to residential contractors and special tips for managing them.
Meal delivery services can be fun and very convenient. But will they save you money? That depends on you and your lifestyle. Find out more.
How to give money to your favorite charity during the holidays and beyond — plus some tell-tale signs of scams.
Why the gig economy is booming, what the hottest side hustle is, and some things to think about before you go to work for yourself.
Many successful investors typically follow smart financial rules to amass great fortunes. Here are some useful tips from some of the most successful investors in the world.
Take important financial steps now can be the key to enjoying a rewarding financial future. A BBVA professional financial planner offers insights about what you need to do today to prepare for tomorrow.
Saving money and getting organized are on everyone's to-do list, but it's not always obvious that the two are intertwined.
Tipping during the holidays can be confusing. Check out this holiday tipping guide to help show your gratitude without busting your budget.
Having overdraft protection can be a smart financial tool when used responsibly. Find out more about you can protect your account and save money.
So you scored a windfall! But now what do you do with all that hot cash? Vacation? Pay debt? Maybe both.
Need extra cash for a remodel, life event, or new business? You might want a line of credit instead of a traditional loan. Learn how they work and benefits.
Unable to pay off the credit card balance each month? Find out how to control spending and avoid going deeper into debt.
A declined credit card can be so embarrassing. Find out why yours might have a hold on it—and how to prevent credit card declines in the future.
A co-signer could help someone with a spotty or limited credit history get a loan. Find out more about how co-signing a loan works and the risks involved.
A look at the history of memes and some of our favorite internet memes about banking and financial planning.
Wondering why your credit card needs a chip? EMV credit cards keep your data safer than ever before. Learn more about chip cards and what they mean for you.
Debt can be a smart financial tool if you use it correctly. Do you know if your debt helping or hurting your financial future? Get insider tips here.
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