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You might hear stories from your parents about how they worked their way through college, but consider this: In 1979, one credit hour at Michigan State University cost $24.50 – or the wages from 8.44 hours of work at the minimum wage of $2.90 an hour. Today, it …

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You’re in love! Finally, you’ve updated your profile to “In a Relationship.” No more attending your friend’s wedding solo or showing up to Grandma’s birthday as the “single one.” The benefits of having that special someone are countless …

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When I first moved to Manhattan I shared an apartment with a roommate who was an absolute nightmare. After surviving that ordeal, I decided that my next apartment would need to be roommate-free. I was worried that tackling rent and bills on my own would leave me perpetually cash …

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Thinking about doing a degree online? Here are some financial factors to consider to help you make the right choice Copyright 2015 brass Media, Inc …

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Don’t wait until your basement floods or your carpets are ruined to find out your homeowners insurance won’t pay for the damage. Water damage comes from a variety of sources, and your policy may only cover some of them. Pipes If your pipes burst, homeowners insurance should pay …

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Let’s be honest, having and raising a child is an opportunity to shape the next generation and is one of the most selfless acts you can commit. Plus, babies smell nice (sometimes) and are cute–have you seen those mini pink UGGs and tiny dishes? It can …

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These five things will keep you busy on a Friday evening without blowing a ton of cash. There’s nothing worse than a Friday night with nothing to do, bored out of your skull and no money to speak of. To save the day, and your sanity, these five …

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You’ve got to give yourself some credit. Literally. Fewer than half of you use a credit card, and your financial tabula rasa could mess things up when you want a house or loan. Make your life in plastic more fantastic with these tips: Check your credit score(s …

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Have you every wondered if you are using your equity correctly? Here is a short video that takes a look at what equity is and how to use it wisely Copyright 2015 brass Media, Inc …

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