Has the thought of buying a new car overcome your mind? Are you ready to make a deal happen? While you don’t want to kill your excitement, it is important to first consider what you are doing from a financial point of view. Here are three financial ...

As a homeowner, you've likely heard the phrase “home equity” thrown around and you may even be considering using the equity that's accumulated in your own home. Using the equity in your home can be a great financial move for a variety of reasons. Thi ...

Finance Globe created new blog entry Important Mortgage Loan Questions to Ask in Mortgages 2 months ago

There are a lot of questions to ask and answer as you search for a new home. While the act of finding a property can be downright exciting, the same cannot always be said for securing a mortgage. From local lenders to those that do business all over ...

With the holiday shopping season closing in, now is the best time to get prepared. If you wait too long, if you continue to put this off, you may find yourself searching for gifts without any time to spare. Supply disruptions in 2020 magnify the curr ...

With the year quickly coming to an end, there is no better time than now to think about the future. The year will likely be remembered as "infamous 2020" or something like that for most people. For some, this means one thing: finding a new job in th ...

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Finance Globe created a new topic ' Current Market Conditions' in the forum. 1 year ago

A lot of risk and wild swings based on trade and currency wars, given current market price levels. Some people are calling a market top in the major stock indexes, and I agree this is very possible. Precious metals have been on a steady rise over the past few years, and more-so over the last several months. Of course hindsight is 20/20, but risk management is necessary.

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Finance Globe replied to the topic 'Rising Credit Card Debt' in the forum. 1 year ago

It's difficult to understand why average credit card rates have been steadily rising over this 10 year low interest rate cycle. What happens to people with high credit card debt when rates rise?
https://www.financeglobe.com/credit-cards/rates/
https://wallethub.com/edu/cc/historical-credit-card-interest-rates/25577/
https://www.creditcards.com/credit-card-news/historic-credit-card-interest-rate-chart.php

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Thank you for the reminders on important things to consider when storing card info. One thing that I feel as secure as possible is to not save card data on retailer sites, but to either manually enter it, or use autofill or software such as Roboform.

Indeed, this will likely provide many responsible and financially independent people a more accurate credit score. Excellent news, and pretty exciting!

Welcome back, we missed you! Yes, the move seems unusual and risky. Not sure if the Preferred offer was profitable enough for them, and they decided to introduce the fee based offer. They are going after a different audience now.

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Great points Chris, and especially true in the early years. The conveniences of online shopping usually makes it worthwhile for exhausted parents! Target has a pretty good selection of diapers, clothing, food and such with a fair price.

Finance Globe created a new topic ' Forum Posts Are Now Scanned for Suggestions on Most Pages' in the forum. 3 years ago

I decided to scan posts that are similar to certain pages, such as credit cards and blogs. This will not be perfect matching, but so far it does look promising.

An example can be found at the credit card status for USAA Rewards American Express card. Scroll to the bottom, and you will see suggestions.
https://www.financeglobe.com/credit-cards/card-application/AppCardID-839/

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Finance Globe replied to the topic 'Buying competing URLs' in the forum. 3 years ago

Google no longer favors exact match keyword domain names like they used to. Invalid consumer key/secret in configuration My belief is that easy to remember, or catchy names will remain strong in the marketplace.

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Finance Globe replied to the topic 'Proposed tax cut to be used for technology instead of jobs.' in the forum. 3 years ago

This is the republican's way of looking at taxes. Allow corporations to keep the money to "hopefully" re-invest in our people.

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Hindsight says that investing in stocks would have paid off very well, especially over that last 9 years as well as other booms in our past. Just remember the old saying that still applies: buy low, sell high. The important question is how low and ho

Finance Globe replied to the topic 'EQUIFAX Data Breach' in the forum. 3 years ago

Breaches in our era have become more common - giving that numbed reaction that we are seeing. However this one exposes so much more info than most people dare to imagine or admit.

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