Finance

Is U.S. Hiring on the Rise?

With the number Americans applying for unemployment benefits at an all time low, things are looking up for those looking for a job. Just last week, the number of applicants fell by 27,000 indicating that hiring is steadily improving. These trends are not volatile, evidenced by Jim O’Sullivan, an economist at High Frequency Economics. In…

Short Term Loans Due to Sandy

The recent Hurricane Sandy has left a lot of destruction and property damage, but where does that lead people with loans?  If you happen to live in the northeastern portion of the United States, you do not need to be informed of the devastation that your state or town has endured due to the recent…

Is the Age of Low Massachusetts Housing Rates about to end?

For home loan borrowers, these record low rates on Massachusetts mortgages have been a Godsend. Many homeowners have been able to secure a lower rate, which will allow them to pay off their loans much faster than they would have been able to, otherwise. Thirty-year mortgages will now be able to be repaid in half…

Top Personal Financial Tips

Stick to Budget. Budgeting is a critical process which forces you to look at what you’re spending, where you’re spending it, and thus be able to make decision on where changes can be made to meet your financial goals. Invest. Financial investing can either be done independently or through a broker. It is often desirable…