Personal Finance

DES-505 2-2MoneyTok, Money Influencers: What Advice Is Good Advice?
September 11, 2023
Social media is full of “verified” money gurus. So, how do you separate the legit tips from the duds? Understanding the difference between credible and questionable financial advice requires two separate skills, and we break them both down. Read more.
Hassan blogFrom College to Covid: Meet Hassan Thomas
May 2, 2023
Author and founder of FYI FLI (For Your Information: Financial Literacy & Investing), Hassan Thomas shares how he went from college to Covid to helping young people build healthier relationships with money. Read more.
How Much Is a Phone Bill for One Person Header - 01How Much Is a Phone Bill for One Person?
April 24, 2023
In this post, we go over how much your phone bill should cost, what impacts the price you pay and how you can lower the cost of your cellular plan. Read more.
How to Reduce Your Sewer Bill 6 Simple & Effective Tips Header - 01How to Reduce Your Sewer Bill: 6 Simple & Effective Tips
April 17, 2023
Tips for lowering your sewer bill include: Checking for leaks, not leaving your faucet running, and using energy-efficient fixtures and appliances. Read more.
VantageScore vs. FICO Header - 01VantageScore® vs. FICO®: How Credit Score Models Differ
March 29, 2023
VantageScore® and FICO® are both credit scoring models but have some key differences. Read on to learn how the two compare and impact your credit score. Read more.
How to File Taxes Without a Social Security Number Header - 01How to File Taxes Without a Social Security Number
March 26, 2023
Do you need a social security number to file taxes? Here’s everything you need to know about the required documentation for filing accurately during tax season. Read more.
DES-305-5Smart Ways to Use Your Tax Refund
March 14, 2023
If you're expecting a refund from Uncle Sam this tax season, it's important to spend it wisely. Here are 8 financially savvy ways to put your tax refund to good use. Read more.
How to Stop Wage Garnishmen Header - 01How to Stop Wage Garnishment
March 8, 2023
Wage garnishment occurs when a creditor takes a portion of your paycheck to help settle a past debt. We provide ways how to prevent this from happening below. Read more.