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Money Management

Personal finance and money management can be very confusing. Most people know that optimizing their finances is important but few feel confident that they have the knowledge to do so. At Dyer News we stay on top of the latest economic trends, financial products, and money management strategies in order to provide the knowledge to help you use the money you have today to live the life you want. Learn to make your money work for you. Whether it’s getting debt free or investment advice we have you covered.


Money Management

Personal finance and money management can be very confusing. Most people know that optimizing their finances is important but few feel confident that they have the knowledge to do so. At Dyer News we stay on top of the latest economic trends, financial products, and money management strategies in order to provide the knowledge to help you use the money you have today to live the life you want. Learn to make your money work for you. Whether it’s getting debt free or investment advice we have you covered.


Money at 30: One Year Later

All in all, I've been thrilled with how the first year since my "financial awakening" has gone. From constantly learning more about personal finance and watching my credit score climb to writing another book and starting a YouTube channel, it's been a successful journey so far with no signs of slowing.

The Average Credit Score is On the Rise — Here's Why

Earlier this year, the average credit score in America reached a major milestone. According to the Fair Isaacs Corporation (better known a FICO) the average credit score now sits at 700. While that's still 150 points lower than a perfect score, it's still a solidly good score overall — even...

Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — July 2017

It’s time again for one of my favorite features here on Dyer News: a look at my top 10 personal finance articles of the month. As summer 2017 rolls on, this month saw an understandable influx in vacation and travel related posts. Apparently these summer getaways also have people thinking...

Money at 30: 4 Productivity Tips for Freelancers

A few weeks ago I wrote about ideas for jobs you could do from home. In that column I also talked about how great freelancing can be and how much I've enjoyed doing it over the past three years. But there's one thing I forgot to mention: freelancing isn't always easy...

3 Reasons Why a Big Tax Refund Might Be a Bad Thing

Everyone loves getting a nice tax refund when they file but, in some cases, receiving a large refund may be a sign that you need to adjust your withholdings. Although some taxpayers have found success with savings by over-withholding, this method could actually backfire by allowing you to splurge more easily, robbing you of interest earning potential, and putting you at risk should an emergency expense arise.

Money at 30: Three Job Ideas For People Who Want to Work from Home

Working from home doesn't have to be a fantasy and not every remote work opportunity is a scam. As a work-from-home (or anywhere) person myself, I'm proof that the dream is possible. Of course the path you choose will depend on what you're good at and what you like to do — be it write,helpg people plan, or move merchandise. Ultimately there are plenty of jobs you can do from home, but it's up to you the find the right one.

3 Ways to Take Advantage of Your New, Higher Credit Score

As your credit improves, taking advantage of refinancing or obtaining a rewards credit card can save you a fair amount of money. Furthermore, by keeping up with good credit habits and continuing to build your score, you may be eligible for even more perks along the way. So what now? Why not head over to a free credit monitoring site and see what shape you score is in today.

Money at 30: I'd Do Anything to Save Money (But I Won't Do That)

There are plenty of great ways to save money but there are also a few methods you should probably steer clear of. The important thing is that you care enough about your finances to try different thrifty ideas. So what are some of the ways you make the most of your money?