Five Good Reasons to Hire a Tax Professional Rather Than Filing Yourself

10 July 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

When tax season rolls around, you have an important decision to make. Should you prepare your taxes yourself, perhaps using some self-guided software or an online application, or should you hire a tax professional to file for you? While self-preparation may be okay for people with very simple tax returns -- like teens with one job and no deductions -- it's not a smart choice for most adults with full-time incomes and possible deductions. Read More 

3 Guidelines When Buying A 401K

21 June 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

Any time that you want to be sure that you are handling your investment potential to the best of your ability, take the time to get the help of investment companies that can secure your retirement. There are a variety of 401k companies that can serve you with this, whether you get the plan through your employer or if you find a third party provider on your own. To this end, read below and learn a little bit more about getting a 401k plan that can help you out. Read More 

Top Questions First-Time Homebuyers Have About FHA Loans

30 May 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

The first time that you plan to invest in a home of your own, you will be faced with many important decisions. Perhaps one of the biggest decisions is what type of mortgage loan you choose to make the purchase. While you could always go through a lender and get a traditional mortgage loan, there are really good reasons to ask about available FHA loans instead. If you are unfamiliar with FHA loans, you are bound to have a few questions. Read More 

How Your Credit Score Can Affect The Auto Loan You Get

18 May 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

No matter what credit score you have, you can most likely qualify for auto loans. You may have to shop around for one, but there are lenders out there that are willing to offer loans to almost anyone, even to people with really low scores. If you want to buy a car and will need a loan to do this, you should find out what your credit score is before you start shopping. Read More 

Managing Your Finances With A Payday Loan: Four Things To Consider

1 May 2017
 Categories: Finance & Money, Blog

Payday loans offer a convenient way to meet a short-term financial obligation or pay for emergency services. Managing your finances properly after taking out the loan can help to ensure that you are able to pay it back and still pay your bills on time. Here are just a few strategies to consider after you've taken out a payday loan. Pay It Off Early Check with your loan company to see if you are allowed to pay off your loan in advance. Read More