Financial Tips for Families
When it comes to economics, senior citizens have seen it all, from the Great Depression to the booming ’70s job market to the semi-recovery state we’re in now.
Finding the right online broker is a difficult task. Dozens of sites claim to offer the best solution for your investing needs, whatever they may be. These sites tempt you with the promise of having the lowest fees, the most intuitive interface, ...
A grand isn't a grand sum, but it's big enough to get the party started. When that tax refund comes in, you get a bonus. If you're wondering what $1,000 can do, here are 10 places to invest it.
Vaccinations are tough. Battles over vegetables are trying. But few parenting challenges are more daunting than walking through a toy store with a preschooler. To young children, just about every toy is appealing, and the notion that mom or dad ...
Help keep money in the local economy, create local jobs, and protect the environment when you shop local. This infographic explores why shopping local should be a top priority in your shopping list.
Many products and services targeting parents can be a huge money vacuum compared to the benefits they provide. Here we unravel the top 23 ways families are blowing their money, either because they’re opting for convenience over cost savings or ...
It's never too soon to teach kids about money, and one of the best ways to do that is by having them help out around the house. Here are 23 ways that kids can start earning their own cash at home.
New Tips for Families
Whether it's Little League, ballet lessons or the chess club, extracurriculars provide kids with a way to stay active, make new friends and explore their interests. Academic types are particularly interested in how organized activities correspond to things like self-esteem and academic achievement, while parents appreciate the opportunity for kids to learn new skills while staving off boredom. CreditDonkey decided to do some digging and find out just what makes extracurricular activities so ...
In 2015, the Chinese New Year is set to begin on February 19th, and what follows is a 15-day period of feasting, fireworks, and time with family and friends. If you want to have your own Chinese New Year festival at home or you’re already a reveler who wants more information about this tradition, CreditDonkey has unearthed some eye-opening facts and statistics about this long-standing event.
The term "applied physics" can take on a whole new meaning when we look beyond the textbooks and formulas. There is more we can learn from the laws of physics by applying them to our daily lives. By transferring the discipline to a host of everyday matters – our well-being, our financial situation, our workplace – we can look for ways to make improvements and live a better life.
The winter is half over and warmer weather is on the way, giving you time to find bargains while you wait out the cold. Look for sales to heat up around the Super Bowl and Presidents’ Day – two major retail holidays that bring deep discounts.
Evidence shows that entrepreneurs tend to share similar personality traits and life experiences. If you possess the following 23 traits, you might just have what it takes to make it as an entrepreneur.
"These are the voyages of the Starship Enterprise." Those are comforting words to anyone who has fond memories of the original Star Trek TV series.
Buying bedroom furniture is one of the greatest pleasures in life. You get to pick out items for your sanctuary and there’s usually no rush to make your decision. You can take your time to browse. And, by timing your purchase just right, you can line up your shopping with the time of year when you can find some super deals. Here are the months when you’re most likely to score a discount on your next bed, bureau, and nightstand.
If you're ready to say goodbye to winter weather and hello to spring, you're probably waiting for Groundhog Day with baited breath. Every February 2nd, people all across the country wait to hear whether they're in store for more cold and snow or lots of sunshine and warm breezes.
Identity theft is rampant. Protecting yourself requires constant vigilance as identity thieves unleash new tricks to steal your identity. Here are 23 ways to make sure you won't be their next victim.
When you're ready to invest, it's not wise to choose a broker just because it has the lowest per-trade fee. Discount brokers have others pros and cons (including other fees) that are worth assessing before making a choice.