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Lasik or Contact Lenses?

Lasik is one of the most popular surgeries performed in the United States. It is a fast, hassle-free procedure that is also affordable for most people. But if you already wear contact lenses and are generally satisfied with them, is it worth it to get Lasik surgery? Given that the surgery itself is considered safe, […]

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Online Dating Safety Tips

Dating sites are one of the best ways to meet single people in the digital age. But it’s easy to be lulled into a false sense of security when you meet someone online that is attractive and charming. This can be especially true if you meet someone on a site like eHarmony, where you are […]

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Where to Buy Contact Lenses

Wondering where to buy contact lenses?

It used to be a simple matter when your only choice was to buy from your optometrist. But today, with the Internet and many new buying outlets, the question is a bit more complex. Let’s review your options.

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What to Do With Unwanted Gift Cards

Each year, gift cards become more and more popular, and according to some recent statistics, up to 30% of people gave gift cards during the most recent holiday season. In 2011 alone, gift cards sales hit a record $27.8 billion, making it the most popular item during the holidays for the fifth straight year…

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How to Get Quick Cash for Old Electronic Items

Since most of us have old cell phones, laptops, or DVD players we no longer use, why not get some money for them? Chances are good that some of the old electronic items you have lying around your home may be worth some cash, regardless of their condition. Here are a few different sites that […]

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5 Common Credit Score Myths

Credit scores are among the most important numbers in our lives, and can affect whether or not we can get a mortgage, an apartment, or even a new job. But unfortunately, credit scores are often quite misunderstood. Listed below are some of the most common credit score myths. Myth #1: Cancelling Credit Cards Will Raise […]

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Hot Jobs of the Future

Despite the sluggish economy the nation has suffered over the last few years, certain industries are doing well and hiring robustly. If you are considering going to school or switching careers, here are a few industries you should consider: Health Care As baby boomers age, the health care needs of the country continue to grow. […]

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10 Ways to Save Money on Food

Food is the one of those items we all must purchase and consume our entire lives, regardless of who we are. By closely analyzing food-buying habits, just about everyone can find ways to cut costs while often improving the quality of what they eat. Listed below are ten tips for saving money on food. 1. […]

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How Much Home Can You Afford?

All potential homebuyers must first ask themselves how much of a mortgage they can afford. Assuming you do not have large savings, the answer to this question almost entirely depends on your income. Using some simple formulas, it is quite easy to come up with a conservative figure of how much you can afford for […]

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Pros and Cons of E-Book Readers

In just a few short years, e-book readers have become nearly ubiquitous. Popular devices such as Kindles and Nooks are quickly beginning to supplant traditional books. If you are considering purchasing an e-book reader, you may be wondering just how much money you can actually save by getting such a device. This article will explore […]

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