Monthly Archive: October 2007

The Right Approach to Using Credit Cards 0

The Right Approach to Using Credit Cards

You might have heard of stories about credit card debts gone real bad, maybe you have even lived that story. Many people would tell you that credit cards are just like cashless shopping. Unfortunately...

9 Tips To Live Below Your Means 3

9 Tips To Live Below Your Means

Living below your means may not seem to be the best way to live your life, but if you wanted to be debt free, then this is the way to go. Living below your...

Credit Score Myth: Closing Credit Card Accounts Helps Improve Your Credit Score 5

Credit Score Myth: Closing Credit Card Accounts Helps Improve Your Credit Score

Many people wrongly assume that closing down credit card accounts will either prevent them from getting into more debt or even help their credit score, but this is a misconception. It’s important to differentiate...

7 Tips To Save You Money 13

7 Tips To Save You Money

If you always stick to your budget and save a few dollars a day, then you are on your way to a debt free life. Keeping a budget log where you jot down your...

CFL Discount For Illinois ComEd Customers 8

CFL Discount For Illinois ComEd Customers

Did you know… If every household in the U.S. replaced one light bulb with an ENERGY STAR® CFL, it would prevent enough pollution to equal removing one million cars from the road. ComEd Offers...

Net Worth Update: September 2007 2

Net Worth Update: September 2007

As a means of tracking my progress towards my 2007 goals, I am going to be running this as an on-going series of posts. As a bit of background, here are the opening posts...