All parents dream of being able to send their kids to college to earn a degree and get a good job. But today’s job market demands a higher level of education than ever before and college costs are rising at 8% per year! If you don’t start saving now, your children could be saddled with student loan debt for years after graduating.
Why BiggerPockets Is The Go-To Source For Real Estate Advice
If you are interested in real estate investing, you need to visit BiggerPockets. They offer forums, online calculators, podcasts, and books full of the information you need to build a profitable real estate business. A majority of the real estate resources are free, so there’s nothing stopping you from increasingly our real estate knowledge.
How Hosting With Kinsta Boosts Website Performance To Increase Revenue
In today’s 24/7 environment, your business needs a web presence. Kinsta offers next-level hosting solutions that will boost your website performance while providing service levels unmatched in the industry. Whether you are a Fortune 500 company or just launching your blog, Kinsta is the choice for stability, speed, and reliability.
I had the pleasure of speaking with Brian Jackson, the Chief Marketing Officer at Kinsta, to discuss what sets them apart from the competition. I came away impressed with how they can offer such high levels of service at such affordable prices.
Actual Tools Improves Your Windows PC Experience
Working on a slow computer is absolutely frustrating. Actual Tools solves Microsoft Windows problems with software that improves the user experience and speeds up their daily tasks by unleashing hidden features of the Windows operating system.
How Feefo Delivers Honest Reviews For Actionable Insights
Fake reviews plague many online websites. These reviews deceive potential customers and make it difficult for businesses to adjust to consumer feedback. Feefo’s solutions eliminate fake reviews because they focus on feedback from verified purchases. This improves the customer experience and builds trust in the business.
I spoke with Neil Mcilory, the Head of Product at Feefo, to learn about their solutions and they are making the web a safer place to shop.
Mitek Saves Time By Eliminating Check Deposits At The ATM
The ATM was a revolutionary concept in the 1980s. Customers could make deposits and withdraw cash 24 hours a day, even on the weekends. Mitek’s remote deposit capture service saves consumers and businesses both time and money. Instead of driving to the ATM and, potentially, waiting in line, check deposits can be made from the comforts of home or without stepping away from the office.
I had the pleasure of speaking with Michael Diamond, the SVP/GM of Payments for Mitek, to discuss the evolution of banking and what additional efficiencies are coming.
Pack For A Purpose: How Your Next Vacation Can Make A Difference
Whenever you travel, there is an opportunity to make a positive impact on the local community beyond the tourist dollars that you spend. Pack for a Purpose is an organization that coordinates travelers with local charities. The idea is simple, yet genius – fill your unused suitcase space with necessary supplies that will improve lives.
I spoke with Rebecca Rothney, founder of Pack for a Purpose, to hear her story. I learned of an ingenious idea how travelers can make a profound difference in the lives of many around the world.
How LendEDU Saves Borrowers Time and Money With Objective Reviews
When it is time to take out a loan, who do you turn to? Friends and family want to help, but what worked for them, may not work for you. This is where our friends at LendEDU come in. They offer objective reviews of lending options so that consumers can easily compare lending products and make an informed decision.
Capital One Venture Credit Card Adds Two New Transfer Partners. 14 Airlines to Choose From!
The Venture Card was already one of my favorite travel credit cards because you can earn two points for every dollar spent and no blackout dates when redeeming points for travel. When it was announced that the Capital One Venture Card was adding transfer partners for its points, the travel world went nuts. This catapulted the value of the Venture Card card over many others and put this credit card in the first position for many travelers. Today, it was announced that Capital One added two additional transfer partners, bringing the total transfer options to 14. Read on to find out who they are and how to transfer points to them. Also effective today, transfers to these airlines partners is now live.
How Western Union Helps To Protect You From Fraud
Sending money to friends and loved ones is a big business. And the most trusted name in money transfers is Western Union. They operate in 200 countries worldwide with over half a million agent locations to serve their customers. With such reach, it is no wonder why they are the global leader in money transfer services.
How the Greater Phoenix Chamber Promotes Regional Prosperity
Chambers are organizations that represent businesses in the community. The advocate for business-friendly policies and help businesses train the next generation of employees. The Greater Phoenix Chamber is now over 130 years old and has been pro-business before the state of Arizona was even formed. With their new “Find Your PHX” initiative, the future looks bright.
Gazelle Breathes New Life Into Consumer Electronics
If you’re ready to upgrade your consumer electronics, hit the pause button. Gazelle offers a great way to make money on your old device, while also saving you money on a new one. The process is seamless, transparent and completely user-friendly.
I recently had the opportunity to speak with Chase Freeman, the Public Relations Manager at ecoATM Gazelle, to discuss how they are breathing new life into consumer electronics.
The Workhorse Electric Vehicles Are Revolutionizing An Industry
Although consumers are only recently embracing electric vehicles, Workhorse has been perfecting this technology for over a decade. Workhorse started out converting gasoline-powered vehicles into electric cars. Soon they applied this technology to the commercial sector and discovered an opportunity to transform an industry.
I recently had an opportunity to Jeff Bennett, Aerospace Project Manager at Workhorse. We discussed how their battery technology is transforming multiple industries.
Save Money Shopping Online Or In-Store With GiftCardGranny
GiftCardGranny.com is a shopper’s best friend. Everyone loves a bargain and nobody likes paying full price. When you buy discounted gift cards from GiftCardGranny, even when your dream item isn’t on sale, you’ll still save money. And you won’t need to worry about hackers draining your balance because they offer a lifetime guarantee on every gift card that they sell.
Capital One Savor vs SavorOne: Which Cash Back Credit Card Is Best?
Capital One made a huge splash this summer with the release of the Capital One Savor Card. For the first time, consumers were able to earn an unlimited 4% cash back rewards for dining and entertainment. The first year’s annual fee is waived, but should you keep the credit card in year two? Or does it make more sense to downgrade to the Capital One SavorOne Card? In this guide, we perform a detailed review of the Capital One Savor vs SavorOne. Our goal is to help you decide which Savor card is the best Capital One credit card for your wallet.
Get in the Life Insurance Fast Lane with Haven Life
There’s no question that life insurance is critical for protecting families. And there’s also no question that there are numerous life insurance companies out there that each promise the best rate, the most coverage, the most beneficial terms, etc. All this typically leads to a very time consuming and confusing process. But as technology advances, there are some companies that are hoping to get life insurance up to speed. One of those companies is Haven Life, a startup that’s trying to take guesswork out of the life insurance process.
RedPoint Global Enhances the Customer Experience to Increase Engagement
Consumers today desire an experience that is tailored to their unique interests and experience with brands. As companies better understand customer preferences, they can dedicate resources towards more profitable transactions that also increase brand loyalty. RedPoint Global offers a customer engagement hub that offers a single point of control over data and customer journeys to deliver seamless, hyper-personalized interactions.
Capital One Venture Credit Card Even More Valuable With 15 Transfer Partners
The Capital One Venture Card has been a favorite credit card of RewardExpert.com for a long time. It has a great sign-up bonus and cardholders earn 2 points for every dollar that they spend. And the points allow you to book any flight or make any hotel reservation without fear of blackout dates. Now, Capital One is making this awesome credit card even better by adding 15 transfer partners!
How Young + Scrappy Crafts the Right Money Mindset to Plan for Prosperity
Having the right approach makes all of the difference in the world. When investors work with a fiduciary advisor to develop a personalized strategy, success is just around the corner.
I recently had the opportunity to speak with Michelle Waymire of Young + Scrappy, an investment advisory firm located in Decatur, Georgia to discuss money mindsets and how her firm helps investors plan for prosperity.
How to have Three Vacations at One Destination in Tuolumne County
When picking a destination with family and friends, it can be hard to choose where to go. One person wants to be one with nature. Someone else is a foodie. And a third loves history. What do you do in this situation? I have the perfect suggestion for you… Tuolumne County in Northern California.
Most people think California is all beaches and big cities, but there’s so much more to California for visitors to explore and enjoy. We had a chance to speak with Katie Kirkland, the Communications and Tourism Manager for the Tuolumne County Visitor’s Bureau, to find out what makes Tuolumne County such a popular destination.