Earning while you spend!

May 22nd, 2017

I love to see that the funds that are accumulating in my account.  I especially enjoy knowing that all my hard work and sacrifice is going to pay off when I get that big payday. Wouldn’t it be great if I could have earned while I spent money? Is that even possible? Watch those Bank [...]


Adding up the cost of the new year!

January 2nd, 2017

So 2017 is finally here and a lot of people are slowly lamenting the cost of everything they spent on 2016.  The worst part of the new year is to realize that you spent all the money that was supposed to last until the next pay cheque. The shopping this season was unbelievable as trying [...]


Tis the season to be scammed!

December 10th, 2016

A lot of people look forward to the end of the year and all the discounts that are offered at this time of the year.  There are others however who look forward to this time of the year for a sinister reason. A number of scams affect consumers all year but it is especially now [...]


Do You Have Poor Credit?

December 19th, 2015

Do you have a credit card?  Well if you do then you know that they can be wonderful life savers or debt traps! Pitfalls The problems with credit cards is that it can lull you in the false reasoning that you actually have the money you are spending when in truth you just took out [...]


Do you really need a credit card?

September 30th, 2014

I have blogged about the use of credit cards before but I feel the need to revisit this topic. It all began when I got an invitation in the mail. The invitation read, ‘Congratulations you are pre-approved for a credit card from our financial institution.’ In order to collect and use my credit card all [...]


Is your Credit Card Protected?

January 3rd, 2014

Do you have a credit card?  The average employed Jamaican has some form of credit and often relies on the fact that they can afford to pay any fees or debt that they incur using the card. However, rarely is any thought given to how loved ones would cope if they were suddenly faced with [...]