Dollar Loan Center Tax Tips 2017 (VIDEO)

TRANSCRIPT BELOW… Welcome to Dollar Loan Center Tax Tips Here are a few tax breaks that individuals typically miss. Don’t pay more taxes than you need to. People say this all the time, but it can be hard to find every deduction, credit and income adjustment you are entitled to. You might be aware of the most widely used deductions,…

Understanding Credit Scores

You know you have credit and you know you have a credit score. But, do you know how these things interact with each other? Do you know how they are used? We all have some vague idea, right? We get that it’s important and there’s basic information out there about doing this to increase your score and don’t do that,…

How to Face Financial Anxiety

If you are trying to cope with fears or anxiety about your finances, you may feel alone, but you’re not. According to a Google Consumer Survey hosted by Go Banking Rates, 62% of American families have under $1,000 in savings. And to add to that, 25% don’t have a savings account at all. With that kind of data, you’re not…

5 Ways to Cut Spending

When things get tight, we start looking at how we can cut back and save some money… even if only to shift it to other bills to “catch up.” And, this is where things get hard. We don’t want to hear that there might be something we have to give up. We don’t want to feel as though we’re constantly…

Holiday Shopping On A Budget

It’s October, and that means the holiday shopping season is officially upon us. It’s getting cooler outside as temperature come down, we’re scouring the internet for new holiday recipes, we’re making our list — and checking it twice! Holiday shopping can be a lot of fun, and a real budget breaker. So before you going pulling your credit card from…

How to Save on Holiday Travel

Can you believe it? We’re into September and the holidays will be here before you know it. Let’s get a jump start on those holiday travel plans now so we can discover all the ways to save this year. With all the other expenses we have during the holidays, why not find new ways to cut corners without having to…

How To Talk to Kids About Money

When we, as parents, are struggling financially it can be difficult to want to have a conversation with our kids about money and finances. But, as you well know, kids are watching and can see our ups and downs. Sharing with them the many different aspects of budgeting, family finances, and paying bills on time will help set the foundation…

23 Money Saving Tips for College Students

We recently covered budgeting tips for college students, so it seemed fitting that we now discuss money saving tips. While you may now have your budget in place, we can talk about ways you can cut corners, save some money, and begin to prepare for the bigger picture — life after college. Here are 23 tips to help you save…