Debit cards: they’re easy, convenient, and better than using credit, right? Not so fast. There are actually some big downsides to swiping that bank card. Here are five reasons to be wary of debit cards, plus some tips for being smart when you use them.
When it comes to sharing money with your partner, communication is crucial. Need helping getting those conversations going without starting a fight? Try these tips to talk about money in a calm and productive way.
If you and your honey are constantly quibbling over finances, you’re not alone—unfortunately, money is a common cause of relationship angst. The good news is, love and money can get along! But the first step to making it work is understanding what’s really behind our financial feuds.
Women can talk about nearly every aspect of our lives—but when it comes to our salaries, bonuses, and pay raises, our lips are sealed. Sure, comparing paychecks can be prickly, but staying silent is hurting us where it counts: our wallets.
With recession worries and credit crises dominating the news, it’s hard not to feel anxious about your finances and the future of your 401(k). The first installment of “Simply Money” offers tips for keeping your cool during market turmoil.