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4 Simple Ways to Save Money

Filed in Financial literacy, Savings by on September 15, 2014 0 Comments
4 Simple Ways to Save Money

Here are 4 simple ways to save money by making a few lifestyle changes and different (better) financial choices. And, no, I’m not talking about moving into a cave or a refrigerator box. The key word here is simple. This smart pig likes simple. Here we go! 1) Pay your bills on time. Every time you’re late […]

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Recyle Your Old Fridge for $50

Filed in Save Money by on September 2, 2014 0 Comments
Recyle Your Old Fridge for $50

You heard right. You can recycle your old fridge (or freezer) that’s just taking up space and running up your electric bill, and get paid $50. BGE is again offering to pick up and recycle your old working – it’s gotta run – fridge or freezer, and they’ll pay you to do it. What’s the catch? Who […]

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100% Mortgage Financing for Non-Military People

Filed in Home Buying, Loans, Mortgages by on August 11, 2014 0 Comments
100% Mortgage Financing for Non-Military People

If you Google “100% mortgage financing“, you’re likely to come up with pretty much nuthin’ – unless you’re military (or a farmer or an astronaut). A quick search shows the following 100% mortgage financing options: VA (Veterans Affairs) loan USDA Rural Development loan Navy Federal or NASA Credit Union loans VA is for veterans (of […]

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Five Benefits to Getting Pre-Approved for a Mortgage

Filed in Home Buying, Mortgages by on July 29, 2014 0 Comments
Five Benefits to Getting Pre-Approved for a Mortgage

You could ignore this sound advice and just start looking at houses willy-nilly but that would be foolish. Trust me. Here are five benefits to getting pre-approved for a mortgage before your start your house hunting. Getting pre-approved will: Save you time and effort. You’ll avoid looking at properties outside your price range. Hello! Give […]

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6 Car Dealer Secrets You Need to Know

Filed in car buying, Credit by on June 6, 2014 0 Comments
6 Car Dealer Secrets You Need to Know

Here are 6 car dealer secrets you need to know before you shop because car dealers are notorious for looking out for themselves. Buyers need all the help they can get. Car Dealer Secret #1 – A car dealer “sale” is just a ploy to get you in the door and, depending on your situation, you could end up […]

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