How to set up a budget

Believe it or not, as we reported in a previous article, 65% of Americans do not have a personal budget. A budget is an essential tool to get a handle on where your money is being spent. Here is a guide to get you started: Keep track of your spending. This may seem obvious, but … Continue reading "How to set up a budget"

Payday loan news

If you live in Texas, you will be interested in recent legislation submitted by Representative Vicki Truitt, R-Keller, and chairwoman of the House Pension, Investments and Financial Services Committee, who this week introduced a package of legislation reported by the Star-Telegram. The legislation would require lenders to register with the Consumer Credit Commissioner, which could … Continue reading "Payday loan news"