Mar 10 2012

The weekly financial scoop: More jobs, more debt, and low-rates on savings accounts

The week had some interesting news before we enter into daylight savings mode.  We found out that 227,000 jobs were added and the unemployment rate remained steady as more Americans entered into the labor force to find work.  Job hiring is still tepid at best so this was seen as cautious information and the neutral […]

Mar 5 2012

The weekly financial scoop: The philosophy of saving, cracking down on debt, and paying off student debt.

Today I’m highlighting some quality articles around the web.  The theme?  Save money, cut down on debt, and understand why you do what you do.  I think that is probably the key aspect of today’s links.  The true reason people fail to get a control of their finances is because they lack a clear sense […]