Checking The OilYour car is probably one of your most valuable assets. In today’s economy, you can’t afford to lose the use of a car, so it is essential that you take the necessary steps to maintain it. The good news is the simple things that can make a big difference in the long haul, don’t have to be expensive. Here are five critical car maintenance tips that will save you money year after year, and avoid those huge car repair bills: [continue reading…]

Emergency FundHaving an emergency fund is impossible, you say?  Well, it doesn’t have to be.  Having a little emergency cash around will result in fewer financial worries. Whether it’s unexpected auto repair bills or that credit card payment that got away from you this month, if you had a little bit stashed away, you wouldn’t have a problem putting the emergency behind you. [continue reading…]