Rent or Buy

Many young couples and even young adults are being counseled or encouraged by friends and family members to buy a home. They are told that renting an apartment or a home is a waste of money. They might add, “Why are you paying someone else’s mortgage?” Please don’t listen to this “wise” advice. While owning […]

Money mistakes to avoid

Some money mistakes to avoid are: Buying a new car. Leasing a car. Not maintaining a car. Replacing your car before you’ve paid it off. Giving into impulsive purchases. Spending without a budget. Making hasty decisions when purchasing items, especially large ticket items. Buying something new before selling the old item. Having too many credit […]