Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday have all come and gone. And your holiday shopping still isn’t finished? You’ve waited too long to rely on “overnight shipping,” and Amazon’s 30-minute drone delivery hasn’t “taken off” yet! Here are a few last-minute gift ideas to help ease the stress.
Think “homemade” and “handmade”
Check out Pinterest for the site’s featured pinners’ favorite recipes and hundreds of do-it-yourself and craft ideas. And the best part is, you don’t have to sign up to take advantage of these online pin boards — just click away. Continue reading
If you are considering applying for a credit card, loan or mortgage, you probably know it’s a good idea to find out your credit score. But did you know it’s also a good idea to check your credit on an annual basis “just in case?” Continue reading
According to a survey conducted by Javelin Strategy and the Better Business Bureau, theft of paper mail is among the three most common ways identity thieves gain access to private information.
Just by opening your mailbox, or looking in your recycling bin, thieves can easily pilfer checks, bank statements, and other documents containing your personal financial information. Continue reading
The familiar paper U.S. Savings Bond will soon be a thing of the past. The bonds will become paperless after December 31, 2011, available only online through the U.S. Department of the Treasury secure website at www.treasurydirect.gov. Continue reading