Beautifying Your Financial Picture

  • How To Avoid Paying Late Charges And Overdraft Fees

    8 December 2015

    Perhaps one of the most frustrating things about getting behind on bills is the need to pay late charges and, often, overdraft fees. If you are only one day late on paying a credit card, for example, the company might assess a late charge that is greater than the minimum payment! If that check bounces, your bank will likely institute an overdraft fee. Take a look at some ways to nip the cycle in the bud and avoid paying late charges and overdraft fees.

  • 4 Smart Ways To Pay Off Your Payday Loan Fast

    30 October 2014

    Do you need to perform emergency repairs on your vehicle or pay for a doctor or dentist appointment? A payday loan can get you out of a tight financial situation in less than an hour's time. You just need to fill out the required paperwork and the money is yours for the noted loan period. You must pay off the loan on the given date to avoid fees and charges that can drive up the rate.

  • Understanding The Difference Between Bail Vs. Bond

    15 September 2014

    If you are like most people, you hear of people being arrested all of the time. It may just be on television, or in the local news, but unfortunately, sometimes it applies to a loved one. If it has happened to a loved one, you may be asked about posting bail, or posting a bond. While these words are often used interchangeably, they do not mean the same things. Understanding the differences may help your loved one get out of jail faster.