When to Use a Debit Versus a Credit Card

When to Use a Debit Versus a Credit Card

For some reason, I have been getting several video recommendations encouraging people to use credit cards instead of debit cards. However, many proponents of the FIRE movement advocate not using credit cards at all. Obviously, this advice is contradictory coming from so many financial gurus. As for me, I take the middle road when it … Continue reading When to Use a Debit Versus a Credit Card

3 Simple Ways to Teach Your Child Money Management Skills

3 Simple Ways to Teach Your Child Money Management Skills

It is very important to teach your child about managing money from an early age. This is especially the case in the unstable economic times of today's world. Our children deserve the best financial future and this starts with them learning how to properly manage money. Sound money management skills are foundational to building generational … Continue reading 3 Simple Ways to Teach Your Child Money Management Skills

The Benefits of No Foreign Transaction Fee Cards for Expats

The Benefits of No Foreign Transaction Fee Cards for Expats

When I was an expat I never gave too much thought to the benefits of no-foreign-transaction-fee credit cards. It may sound odd, but this has only recently become a concern for me. In all of my expat and international travels prior to the past few months, I only had one small brush with foreign transaction … Continue reading The Benefits of No Foreign Transaction Fee Cards for Expats