How to Pay off Debt
Credit | Debt Payoff

How to Pay off Debt

Debt gets really a bad rap but the reality is that, for most consumers, carrying around some level of debt is unavoidable. Few of us can afford to buy a home or even a new car with cash, and paying for a college degree without a student loan or two (especially at a for-profit university)…

How Do Credit Card Rewards Work?
Credit | Credit Cards

How Do Credit Card Rewards Work?

Between commercials, online ads, and credit card solicitations in the mail, you’ve probably already heard mention of credit card rewards. But what you may not know is how they work or why they are so incredibly beneficial.  The idea behind credit card rewards is pretty simple, and is very similar to other rewards programs you…

What Are Dividends?
Investing | Investing 101

What Are Dividends?

As an investor, one of your biggest goals may be to eventually live off of passive income streams. Contrary to active income — which you earn every time you clock in at work or complete a side hustle project — passive income allows you to grow your wealth without trading any additional hours of your…