The Benefits of Budgeting

For many people, budgeting can be a daunting task. It may seem like such a painful and tedious process that you might want to give up before you’ve even started. However, living without a budget is like traveling to Europe on a whim.

What makes up my credit score?

Have you ever applied for a credit card or loan? If so, the lender most likely pulled up your credit score to determine which type of loan or credit card you’d qualify for. If you had bad credit or little to no credit at all, your request may have been denied.

The $hame Game of Personal Finance

Shame is an epidemic in our culture today.  It is blatantly used as a tool in the political arena, ever present within our workplaces, in the media we consume, and throughout the schools of America's children.  Shame is a tough and messy topic.  Throw money into the mix and the discussion becomes even more difficult and dirty.  

Why RentPlus?

The idea of RentPlus was born in answer to a question.  The question?  Well, it is likely a question that the majority of people who have paid rent have asked or at least thought about; "Why can't the rent I am paying each month, my largest expense, do something more for me than simply give me another month with a roof over my head?"