Monthly Archives: January 2011

Why Some Online Checking Account Services Charge Fees

An online checking account turns banking chores into easy and convenient clicks of your mouse. Paying bills can be stress free when you use online checking services. There’s no check to write, no need to go searching for envelopes and … Continue reading

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When Is It Time To Look For A New Mortgage

Wondering if you should look for a new mortgage? Refinancing your home can feel like a big deal. True, you have to pay closing costs and possibly points, but refinancing with a new mortgage online can save you money on … Continue reading

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How Insurance Rates Can Be Managed With Online Tools

For many families, the monthly cost of insurance is a major concern. Whether dealing with home insurance, medical insurance, auto insurance, or all three, keeping costs in control and within a budget can be difficult. Luckily, there are a number … Continue reading

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Finding A Good Rate For An Online Savings Account



The online savings account can be a good saving account. Some have good savings rates compared to other saving accounts. Overall, there are a few ways to research and find a good savings rate for online savings accounts. To begin … Continue reading

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Comparing CDs To Other Types Of Investments



CDs have traditionally been criticized for returning too little and being so incredibly safe that only the most conservative of investors bought CDs. However, CDs have been gaining popularity during this economic downturn. This simple primer compares CDs to other … Continue reading

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Monitoring The Status Of Your Mortgage Online



Tracking your investments is key to keeping your financial health on track and to ensure that debt does not overtake your life. One common investment that should be reviewed often is the mortgage that most homeowners carry on their residence; … Continue reading

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How CDs Compare To Other Long Term Financial Products

Are you thinking about adding CDs (certificates of deposit) into the spectrum of financial products in your investment portfolio? Make sure you understand the pros and cons before you invest using CDs. CD Basics This is how CDs work: A … Continue reading

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Getting The Best Rates On Online Savings Accounts

One of the most important and useful additions to the banking world is the appearance of varying types of online savings accounts. These accounts allow customers to easily find the best rates and service available and compare different banks and … Continue reading

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Finding Online Checking Accounts Without Hidden Fees

In these trying economic times, everyone could use a financial break. Finding online checking accounts without hidden fees is a way to make sure the money goes in the consumer’s pocket and not the bank’s. The first step in finding … Continue reading

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Deciding On Insurance Options For Your Long Term Financial Strategy

If you’re considering buying insurance as an investment, you’ll want to consider the pros and cons of the various insurance policies available. There is a lot of debate as to whether using an insurance policy as an investment is a … Continue reading

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