Credit Freeze + Credit Scores: Everything You Need to Know

Credit Freeze + Credit Scores: Everything You Need to Know

Table of Contents What is a Credit Score?Checking Your Credit Report & Your Credit Score7 Ways to Improve Your Credit ScoreWhat is a Credit Freeze? Protecting Your Credit ScoreHow to Unfreeze Your Credit (and Why)Step-by-Step Instructions: Applying for a Credit Card with Frozen CreditAction Items: Credit Score and Credit Freeze Today we are breaking down…
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The 7 Best Questions to Ask a Financial Advisor in 2022

The 7 Best Questions to Ask a Financial Advisor in 2022

Table of Contents The 7 Questions to Ask a Financial Advisor in 20221. Are you a fiduciary…100% of the time?2. Who do you specialize in working with and how many clients do you have?3. What is my total cost to work with you? How are you compensated? Where can I see this in writing?4. What…
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The 7 Best San Diego Financial Advisors (2022 Update!)

The 7 Best San Diego Financial Advisors (2022 Update!)

Table of Contents How I Connected With the Top Financial Planners in San DiegoThe 7 Best San Diego Financial Advisors to Consider in 2022How Define Financial is Different from Other Financial Planners in San DiegoWhat do the Best Financial Advisors All Have in Common?Additional (Free) Resources For Finding a Financial Planner Near YouWhat If I…
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Identity Theft and Credit Card Fraud Statistics 2022

Identity Theft and Credit Card Fraud Statistics 2022

Table of Contents Top Identity Theft and Credit Card Fraud Stats for 2022 (Editor’s Picks)Identity Theft Cases In The United StatesAmerica’s Cost of Identity TheftIdentity Theft Statistics By StateOther Identity Theft StatisticsCredit Card Fraud StatisticsCredit Card Fraud by AgeCybercrime Data BreachesConclusion In this article, I’m sharing 50+ identify theft and credit card statistics (updated for…
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Charitable Giving Statistics for 2022

Charitable Giving Statistics for 2022

Table of Contents Charitable Giving Statistics for 2022 (Editor’s Picks)General Charitable Statistics in the USAverage Charitable ContributionsCharitable Giving by MonthCharitable Giving DemographicsCharitable Giving by Income GroupCharitable Giving by Age GroupReligious & Church Charitable Giving StatisticsVolunteer Fundraising Statistics, Facts & TrendsCorporate Giving StatisticsSchool Fundraising StatisticsOnline Giving TrendsOnline Fundraising StatisticsHow Many Nonprofits Are There in the World?Conclusion…
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11 Insanely Easy Ways to Save Money in 2022

11 Insanely Easy Ways to Save Money in 2022

Table of Contents Saving Money: A Challenge Across All Income Levels11 Simple Tips for How to Save Money in 20221. Ask For a Discount2. Ditch Your Auto Lease3. Throw Away Your Budget…Track Your Expenses Instead!4. Scan for Free Entertainment5. Use Technology to Save Thousands6. Grab a Money-Saving Browser Plugin7. Cut Down on Dining Out8. Get…
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Where to Put Your Money Now: A Step-by-Step Guide to Maximize Savings

Where to Put Your Money Now: A Step-by-Step Guide to Maximize Savings

Table of Contents Where Should I Put My Money? A Simple Framework#1: Prioritize a Rainy-Day Fund: The First Place to Put Spare Cash#2: Pay Off Debt with Extra Cash#3: Employer Match on Workplace Retirement Accounts#4: Should I Max Out My HSA? (Hint: Yes!)#5: Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)#6: Contribute the Maximum to Your Workplace Retirement…
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Annuitization Explained: What Does Annuitize Mean + Should You Do It?

Annuitization Explained: What Does Annuitize Mean + Should You Do It?

Table of Contents What Is an Annuity?What Is Annuitization + Should I Annuitize?The Advantages of AnnuitizationWhat to Watch Out For If You AnnuitizeSummary: Annuitization, Annuitize, Annuity Today I’m explaining annuitization and what it means to annuitize a policy. Contrary to what many people think, annuities and annuitization are not the same. And confusing them can…
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