Friday, 15 October 2021
What Is APY?
14 Oct
5:40

What Is APY?

Updated on Thursday, October 14, 2021 Annual percentage yield (APY) is a percentage that indicates an investment’s actual rate of return — in other words, how much it grows — in a year. The key difference between APY and an interest rate is that APY factors in compound interest. An […]

How to Retire Early: 6 Steps to Take
14 Oct
4:11

How to Retire Early: 6 Steps to Take

Updated on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 Many people dream of the day when they can finally sit back and relax in retirement — and a lot of people want that day to come as soon as possible. If you’d like to plan for early retirement, there are several strategies to […]

September Savings Index: 42% of Americans Increased Savings After Summer Lull
05 Oct
5:58

September Savings Index: 42% of Americans Increased Savings After Summer Lull

Updated on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 Summer is over and kids are going back to school, which for many consumers apparently means it’s time to go back to saving. After a dip in savings contributions through the summer months, 42% of consumers added money to their savings in September. “It […]

03 Oct
6:28

Best Rewards Credit Cards: Double miles, 5% cash, and more – October 2021

Our Fine Print We hate fine print. We created this entire site because of the nasty fine-print habits of other companies. Unfortunately, the legal team insists we include the following: MagnifyMoney is not a lender, does not broker loans to lenders, and does not make personal loans or credit decisions. […]

Do it in One Swing: 11 Certified Ways to Reduce Debt Quickly
03 Oct
9:48

Do it in One Swing: 11 Certified Ways to Reduce Debt Quickly

“What can be added to the happiness of a man who is in health, out of debt, and has a clear conscience?” A Gentleman named Adam Smith presented a picturesque scene of life beyond debt. When you’re free of its shackles and away from debt-zilla, life becomes a whole lot […]

The Best Debt Payoff Apps for 2019
02 Oct
11:48

The Best Debt Payoff Apps for 2019

Overspending and my pocketbook go hand-in-hand. Unfortunately, my pocketbook hasn’t really been able to keep up with my expenditures, even though I often act as it does. It’s easy to neglectfully whip out the plastic to cover frequent trips to the mall. It’s also easy to turn a blind eye […]

How to Save Money as a Teenager: Heroes Start Early
02 Oct
3:18
Review of USAA CD Rates
01 Oct
5:28

Review of USAA CD Rates

iStock Founded and based in San Antonio, USAA is an FDIC-insured bank, insurance, and financial services company that serves current and former military members and their families. Started by 25 U.S. Army officers, USAA has since grown to more than 11 million members. Most of their products are only available […]

Books or Booze—What can I use Student Loans for?
01 Oct
1:48

Books or Booze—What can I use Student Loans for?

The American education system thrives on virtues of toil, hard work, candor, and integrity. That is how great men and women discover their true calling and become valuable assets for our nation. Out of all the rights that exist in our honorable Constitution, the right to education takes a supreme […]

17 Simple Yet Effective Ways To Save Money On Amazon
29 Sep
7:28

17 Simple Yet Effective Ways To Save Money On Amazon

Amazon, the pioneer e-commerce site needs no introduction. No matter where you are, finding a box with Amazon printed on it is never far away. Such is the level of penetration that Amazon has done into our lives. It is almost as if Amazon knows what our hearts long for […]