I love Reddit.com because it shows the power of the “wisdom of the crowd.” Anyone can post anything they want and the users of the site vote content up and down, based on whether they like it or not. This
UPDATE: The Military OneSource H&R Block free online tax filing service is live! According to myPay, all 2012 tax statements for US military personnel (active, Reserve, Guard, civilian, retired) will be available before the end of January 2013. Once you
UPDATE 19 DEC 12: How to Smartly Use the USAA Career Starter Loan guest post is up over at The Military Guide. Go check it out! Doug Nordman over at The Military Guide has been an awesome mentor to me, answering lots of
This question was recently posed on reddit.com, in the Personal Finance section. The questioner asked what credit score landlords are looking for and how he might improve that score. Unfortunately, he or she completely missed the point of the credit
Since joining Lending Club in February 2011, I’ve had five loans get charged off. You can see them below. As you can see, they all started as $25 investments, cover 5 out of the 7 investment grades, 2/5 are 36 month,
Check out my review of Lending Club if you’re not familiar with it! I AM NOT A TAX OR FINANCIAL ADVISOR. THIS IS NOT TAX ADVICE. THIS IS BASED ON MY EXPERIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING OF US TAX LAW (WHICH IS
Looking for the 2014 categories? I’m a big fan of the Chase Freedom card, with its simple 1% cash back on everything and 5% on rotating categories. The sign up bonus is also excellent: $100 cash back with only $500 in
Make a budget. Have an emergency fund. Pay off your debts. Save some of your money for later.