When you step foot into a local grocery store or order pickup or delivery online, you will have two things on your mind: Finding and buying everything you need Saving money along the way It is easy to put a variety of items in your cart. It is ...

Are you considering the thought of refinancing your mortgage? Before you make a decision, take a strong look at the potential advantages of doing so. There are times when this makes good sense, and times when you would be better off sticking with yo ...

Are you buying car insurance for the first time? Are you interested in changing to a new provider for one reason or another? If you answer yes to either question, you know that finding affordable, quality coverage is extremely important. As challeng ...

Being frugal is easier said than done. Even though you may be interested in saving money, no matter what it takes, if you don’t have the right mental approach you will find yourself coming up short. Once you change your approach, it will not be long ...

Creating a budget is a big step on the path to a better financial life. However, maintaining your budget is even more important. Even if you start with good intentions, over time it is possible to get off track if you don’t know what you are doing. ...

When you look at your emergency fund what do you see? While some people are happy with the amount of money they have saved, others come to realize the following: they need to make up ground in a hurry. Nobody wants to be faced with an emergency, but ...

Finance Globe created new blog post 5 Tips for Buying a Car in 2021 in Buying a Car 7 months ago

With 2020 finally over, it won’t be long before you turn your attention to the new year. This means many things, including a focus on your finances. For some, buying a car in 2021 is one of the biggest decisions they will make. If you find yourself ...

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 10 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. 2 years 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. 2 years 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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