How to Find Your Bank of America Routing Number

Your Bank of America routing number is a critical number for various types of banking transactions. In this article, you will find a full list of Bank of America routing numbers. About Bank of America Currently headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Bank of America is the second largest bank in the United States. The Bank of America name first appeared in 1923, but the company's history goes all the way back to 1784. The Bank…

Continue Reading

Types of Budgeting: Which One is Right For You?

There are many types of budgeting. Many of us might just think of a stuffy Excel spreadsheet with a bunch of numbers. However, there are actually many different ways to make a budget. By understanding each method of budgeting, you can find one that works for you. Why Are Budgets Important? Budgets are important for a number of different reasons. For example, if you are having trouble keeping your spending under control, a budget might…

Continue Reading

Saving Money in Europe: Simple Tricks for Getting There and Traveling for Less

Europe is a dream destination for many travelers and with good reason. It’s home to some of the world’s most iconic sightseeing, richest history, and interesting cultures. Depending on what part of Europe you’re visiting, it can also be very expensive. (Cities like London and Paris come to mind…) But even if you’re going to eastern Europe, which is typically less pricey, airfare can still be a budget buster. By the time you’ve booked flights…

Continue Reading

Weekly Review: Best Budget App for iPhone

TFF's Rating: ★★★★★ 5/5 Times are tough for many people these days. For those of us who are struggling, a few dollars can make a huge difference. To help navigate this fine financial line, we're going to look at what is quite possibly the best budget app for iPhone: Weekly. The app is new on the market, but it treats budgeting a little bit differently than its predecessors. How is this app different? So many…

Continue Reading

Ten Best Investing Books of All Time

In this post, you will find my list of the best investing books of all time. These books will help you investing, build wealth, and increase your net worth. If you really want to take you finances to the next level, though, you need to master investing. Luckily, though, investing can be fairly ow-maintenance once you set it up right. Still, to be sure you do so, you need good books to help you. And…

Continue Reading

Why You Might Not Need a Budget

Budgets, budgets, budgets! It seems like they're all the rage. You've probably scoured the internet trying to learn how to budget. They must be an absolute necessity, right? Hold on there - not so fast. In this post, I'm going to go why a budget may actually not be necessary. But first, some background. I've mentioned it before, but I attended not one, but two book launches for Grant Sabatier's new book, Financial Freedom. Both were…

Continue Reading

Frugal at Your Fingertips: Apps That Free Up Your Finances

By: Ben Lovell If you’re as old as I am, you’ll remember a time (not so long ago) when new tech required you to breach a certain threshold of either financial well-being or flagrant over-indulgence.  New software was a significant investment, Bluetooth headphones were a status sigil, and Flat Screen TVs were the centerpiece for upper-middle-class entertaining. Now, a lot of technology is, well, cheap.  Or at least the initial exposure is. Video games, subscription…

Continue Reading