In 300 Words or Less: Crowdfunding for Businesses

By |2018-03-07T20:19:16+00:00March 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Is Crowdfunding Right for Your Business? In the past, ambitious entrepreneurs had to rely almost exclusively on their own money, traditional loans, or large investors in order to fund their start-ups. In the late 2000’s, companies offering a new form of initial investment started appearing. Leveraging small amounts of money from a large amount of [...]

5 Things You Should Toss Right Now

By |2018-03-07T18:52:34+00:00March 9th, 2016|Fun Posts|

Out With the Old Whether or not we admit it, we’ve all got a little pack rat in us. Whether it’s an old pair of shoes that we just can’t let go, or a collection of old VHS movies, or paperwork, it all takes up space. Furthermore, some of it is downright disgusting! Today we’re [...]

5 Ways to Up Your Credit Score

By |2018-03-07T19:03:30+00:00March 9th, 2016|General Finance|

Give Your Credit Score a Boost Founding father Benjamin Franklin is credited with having said, “Nothing is certain except for death and taxes.” Well, if Franklin were alive today, he could add an ever-changing credit score to that list. Whether for better or worse, our credit scores follow us around for the entirety of our adult [...]

The 5 Most Streamed Artists and Songs on Spotify in 2015

By |2018-03-07T20:30:33+00:00March 9th, 2016|Fun Posts|

Top 5 on Spotify in 2015 The Internet has forever changed the way that humans live their lives. From being able to get directions in a split second, to accessing seemingly unlimited amounts of knowledge, and you guessed it – consuming music. 2014 saw a huge decline in physical album sales, across CD’s, vinyl and [...]

Tips for New Moms to Make Life Easier

By |2018-03-07T20:32:53+00:00March 1st, 2016|Fun Posts|

Making it Easier on New Moms Are you a new mother? Odds are you’re feeling a whirlwind of thoughts: happy, overwhelmed, excited, stressed, and eager to name a few! While your little bundle of joy is sure to bring you countless memories, some of the best times of your life, and a whole lot to [...]

Eight Reasons to Build Your Emergency Fund

By |2018-03-07T22:08:21+00:00March 1st, 2016|General Finance|

Benefits of an Emergency Fund You’ve probably heard that it’s a good idea to have an emergency fund. Maybe you’ve started, or thought about starting one. Disciplining yourself to save money for the uncertain is a great way to begin to build financial stability, and ultimately wealth over time. Moreover, most financial advisors will recommend [...]

7 of the Biggest Box Office Openings

By |2018-03-07T20:16:37+00:00March 1st, 2016|Fun Posts|

Biggest Blockbusters in Recent History Going to see a movie is one of the great American pastimes. Whether you prefer buttery popcorn or sweet snacks, there’s nothing like relaxing into the plush velvet seats at your favorite theater. There are some movies that we remember more than others though, with vivid special effects, beautiful soundtracks, [...]