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Senior Rx Savings Solutions

If you or someone you love is experiencing trouble affording prescription medications, don’t despair. There is help out there. Several programs have been put in place to help bridge the financial gap that exists between consumers—including seniors—and their costly medications. Here is who to contact for help: National Agencies Partnership for Prescription Assistance (PPA) http://www.pparx.org […]

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Options For Your 529 Accounts If The Kids Don’t Go To College

Anybody who’s ever opened a 529 college savings account for their child knows that while these accounts tend to be some of the best options around for college saving there’s one little rule about them that tends to hover over your head like a black cloud.  I’m talking about the provision where the money in […]

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Social Security To Take A Hit In Debt Resolution

At the beginning of this month, Congress was finally able to hammer out a compromise to the debt resolution standoff that had split the two political parties quite divisively over the last several months.  The agreement is far from a perfect solution and is already drawing criticism from both sides but it does prevent the […]

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Consider These before Plunking Down Cash

Price Matching might as well be shopping insurance in that it provides consumers financial peace of mind. Should you purchase an item at a store that offers price matching and that item is later offered at a better price either by that store or another, you can present your receipt within a specified time period […]

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2012 Credit Card Promotion Bonus for New Accounts

If you are looking for some incentive for a new credit card account, there are currently some promotional offers from major credit card issuers, such as Chase, Citi, American Express and Discover. Most of these bonus offers require certain spending minimum in order to qualify for the bonus, which is in the form of rewards […]

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Government Announces New Tool To Combat Foreclosures – Loans That Don’t Need To Be Paid Back

Many families in America are continuing to fight the battle with foreclosure.  Too many are losing.  In response to the ongoing mortgage crisis, the government has announced a new tool that it hopes will help stem the tide of foreclosure and keep more families in their homes.  A couple of weeks ago, Washington unveiled the […]

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Chase Freedom Visa Card $100 Bonus Promotion and 5% Cash Back

Chase Freedom Card, one of the best rewards credit cards, is also one of my favorite cards to earn cash back for everyday purchases, though now I only use the card to shop in those categories that offers 5% cash back. I used to charge almost everything on the cards, from groceries to gas, but […]

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Beware The Lure Of Zero Percent Financing Deals

We’ve all seen them.  They’re in every Sunday newspaper and across numerous television commercials.  I’m talking about offers for zero percent financing. You can buy everything from appliances to TVs to stereos without paying a dime in interest and usually it requires just opening up a store credit card.  Sounds like a reasonable enough idea […]

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