Current Happenings for Idaho & Utah Payday Loans

4 Payday Loan Myths

Payday loans are designed for people who want to avoid over-drafting their bank accounts from missing bills such as rent during financial emergencies or delaying a payment that is time sensitive. Although payday loans have earned a reputation for being used by money mongers and loan sharks to mint money, they have benefited a lot of people. However, due to myths and misconceptions about online payday loans for bad credit, most people refrain from taking advantage of payday loans during emergencies. Here are 4 payday loan myths and why they are actually an amazing option for those in an emergency situation.

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6 Tips to Help You Save Money on a Wedding

You can spend less on a wedding and still have a wonderful ceremony. Here are more than a few ways you can save money on a wedding.

1. Give Yourself a Budget

Start with a budget, and treat your budget as sacred. Start by setting a hard maximum amount. Tally up all the expenses as you plan the wedding. Leave a small buffer of 5% or more for unexpected expenses.

If in doubt about what should stay and what should go, give the items on your list a ranking. Prioritizing what things are most important to you can help you cut away the things that aren’t, should the need arise.

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20 Father’s Day Presents Under $25

Being a father is a special responsibility. It is good to appreciate the efforts our fathers have put into improving our lives. There is no better way to show that you love your father than buying him a gift in the upcoming Father’s Day. You don’t have to break the bank to buy an awesome gift for him. Here is our list of some fun gifts you can give your father this great day for less than $25. (more…)

6 Affordable Mother’s Day Gift Ideas She Will Love

May 13 is a very special day for all of us as it’s the one day we get to cherish and celebrate our moms. If possible, start saving for the mother’s day gift to avoid finding yourself in a horrible situation where you have scarce and limited funds to even afford the simplest gifts. You’ll find this informative piece to be a true lifesaver as it talks about a brilliant financial solution for those in dire need. (more…)

Top Tips For What To Spend and What To Save on Your Wedding Day

Looking to cut corners on your wedding budget but not look cheap? There are all kinds of sneaky ways to save money that no one, not even your nit-picky grandmother will notice. Likewise, there are certain things that are worth spending money on that you don’t want to forsake on your special day. When it comes to wedding planning, it’s easy to go over budget and dividing the needs from the wants is key. (more…)

How Will The New Tax Laws Affect You?

It has taken 3 decades to have new tax reforms, and finally, it’s here with us. The largest tax reforms legislation will definitely affect taxpayers in so many ways. The effects will, however, be evident in 2019 since in 2018 people will be filing their 2017 returns. Most of us are probably wondering how these tax reforms will impact us. But don’t worry since we have covered some major tax provisions and how they will affect you: (more…)

Money Challenges That Will Help You Save More This Year

2018 is here with us, and as always, many of us have New Year’s resolutions we want to accomplish before the year ends. Starting in January, most of these resolutions are put into action, but come March, we have given up on most of them and only a few can survive until the end of the year. Most of our resolutions don’t go through because they are too unrealistic or too broad. Money saving is always top on everyone’s resolutions list. Whether you are doing it to get out of debt or to build up some cash for leisure and emergencies, you need to split your goals into smaller achievable bits. You can do so by doing some money challenges. They involve saving a specific amount of cash daily, weekly, monthly, or quarterly. If it’s been hard for you to achieve your saving goals, here are some of the money challenges you can try this year:

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Cheap or Free Things to Do in Utah for St. Patrick’s Day

Did you know that the most significant St. Patrick’s Day celebration was held in the United States and not Ireland in 1762? Since then, March 17 was set aside to honor and celebrate Irish-American culture in the U.S. The celebrations mostly focus on Irish themed food, drinks, and dressing. If this day finds you in Utah, these are fantastic places to commemorate Irish heritage and things to do.

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6 Valentine’s Day Money Wasters

Your Valentine’s Day Should Be as Unique as Your Relationship

We have all seen the rom-com movies in which elaborate and expensive gestures lead the happy couple toward what we can only assume is a long life of perpetual bliss. If love were the movies, we would have a seemingly endless cash flow and would shower each other with extravagance. Sorry kids, love ain’t movies. However, it’s fantastic and should be celebrated, and you can have a Valentine’s Day of grand gestures without breaking the bank. Although, you will need to tap into your reserves of creativity, and we have 6 ideas based on some classics.

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