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12 02, 2019

8 Valentine’s Day Hacks

It’s time to celebrate the significant other in your life! If you’re thinking that means pricey gifts, expensive dates and blowing an entire day’s salary on a restaurant meal, think again. There’s no need to drain your wallet while trying to create the perfect Valentine’s Day. Instead, use these eight hacks for a dream Read More

5 02, 2019

Tax Code Changes 2019

The tax code gets a bit of an overhaul each year, and with the changes, it can get confusing. No worries, though; we’ll walk you through everything you need to know for 2019.

Most amendments to the tax code will only begin to affect taxpayers in April 2019. However, some of the changes can impact Read More

29 01, 2019

Tax Scams 2019

Each year, the IRS publishes the “Dirty Dozen,” a list of 12 scams that are rampant during the year’s tax season.

This year, the IRS is cautioning taxpayers to be extra vigilant because of a 60% increase in email phishing scams over the past year. This is particularly disheartening, since it comes on the heels Read More

22 01, 2019

Should I Sign Up for Budget Billing?

Q: My steep utility bills in the winter and summer months always throw my budget for a loop. Should I sign up for budget billing?

A: Budget billing can simplify your utility payments by making each month the same fixed amount, but it’s important to understand all the facets before signing up.

What is budget billing?

When you sign Read More

17 01, 2019

7 Ways to De-Stress for Less

Winter doldrums got you down? The empty calendar making you feel blue? Don’t pull out your wallet for some “retail therapy” just yet!

Right now is the time of year when the blues hit the hardest, so many people turn to their favorite foods, a round of shopping or some other costly means of escape. Read More

15 01, 2019

All You Need to Know About Facebook’s Latest Bug

With its wide range of features, easy-to-use interface and streamlined access, Facebook is the darling of the social media age. It helps people stay connected with family and friends, allows new relationships to blossom and creates a culture of community for new and established businesses alike.

However, last month, Facebook announced its internal team found Read More

8 01, 2019

The Ultimate Guide to Your First Apartment

If you’re in the market for your first apartment, you may be feeling a little lost – and more than a little overwhelmed. How do you get started? What should you be looking for in an apartment? How do you check out a building?

So many questions, and we’ve got answers! Let Day Air Credit Read More

2 01, 2019

Do I Need an Emergency Fund and a Rainy Day Fund?

Why have a rainy day fund?

Say your washing machine decides to suddenly quit on you and needs replacing. You’re now looking at an extra expense that can run anywhere from $350-$850 (or more). Where are you going to get that kind of money in a pinch?

According to a Federal Reserve Board report, if you’re Read More

21 12, 2018

5 Scams to Watch for After the Holidays

The mad holiday rush may be over, but scammers aren’t slowing down. The post-holiday weeks bring an increase in scams that, unfortunately, are quite believable during this time of year.

Don’t be the victim of a post-holiday scam! Read on how to learn about five common ways fraudsters seek to dupe consumers after the holidays.

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18 12, 2018

6 Mistakes People Make in Their 20s and How to Fix Them

Have the irresponsible decisions you’ve made while in your 20s left you with piles of debt and other repercussions?

Lucky for you, there’s hope!

Here are six of the most common mistakes people make while in their 20s and how to fix them:

The mistake: Racking up credit card debt. When all of life’s pleasures are Read More