How Small Businesses Can Refinance Their Debt

When your business is in trouble, it's understandable that you'd do just about anything to save it. However, as things improve, you could be doing your business a disservice by not refinancing your high-interest debt and replacing it with a more reasonably-priced source of capital. That's why small business debt refinancing could be the best option for some entrepreneurs.

What Consumers Want (and Don't Want) in a Credit Card

Choosing the right credit card is as easy as it may seem. From interest rates and introductory offers to late fees and annual fees, what is that consumers are looking for in a primary card? And what do they want to avoid?

Money at 30: Is it Time to Deemphasize College?

Let me be clear that there is, without a doubt, value in higher education. That said, with the myriad of knowledge sources available to us and the student debt crisis still raging, perhaps it's time we rethink the extreme emphasis we place on college.

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Creating, Publishing, and Selling Your Own eBook

Mar 21, 2017
Publishing your own ebook and selling it on major outlets like Amazon may be easier than you think. If you want to bring your book to the world in a... Read More
Money Management

Top 10 Personal Finance Articles of the Month — March 2017

Apr 7, 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 you'd expect with Tax... Read More
Money Management

Money at 30: Quickbooks Self-Employed Review

Mar 28, 2017
After a turbulent tax time in 2016, Kyle decided to invest in Quickbooks Self-Employed software for himself. Now a year later he offers his review of the service and shares... Read More
Money Management

A Guide to the Best Feel-Good Alternative Investments

Nov 28, 2016
Investing is something that most Americans do and yet it still carries a somewhat negative connotation. Many might think of movies like Wall Street featuring lines like “greed is good”... Read More
FinTech

A Guide to Peer to Peer Lending Platforms for Borrowers and Investors

Feb 13, 2017
Back in the late 90s and early 2000s, you may have heard the term “peer to peer” as it related to music sharing services like Napster. About a decade later... Read More

Are Americans Saving Enough? (Hint: No)

From early childhood we are taught the value of a dollar and how to save our money for "a rainy day." Unfortunately many of those lessons go out the window... Read More

Square's IPO — What it Means for FinTech

Following IPOs from Lending Club and OnDeck last year, another FinTech company is set to go public in the coming weeks. Square, a payments company famous for their mobile card... Read More

Lending Club Debuts Line of Credit Option for Small Businesses

Thanks to the rise of FinTech companies and online lenders, small business owners have enjoyed more options than ever when it comes to getting a loan. Now one such lender... Read More

Credit Scores vs Credit Reports


Everyone knows that one of the keys of (or, at least, the goals of) personal finance is to have a good credit score and a positive credit report. However, a... Read More

One Major (But Simple) Money Saving Grocery Shopping Tip

Most people know that a good way to curb their spending is to limit the number of times they go out to eat. Cooking at home, while certainly more time-consuming,... Read More

Small Business Loans: 3 Big Things to Consider

Looking to get a loan for your small business? With multiple new lenders popping up it's important to remember that not all small business loans are created equal (or, if... Read More

U.S. Consumer Sentiment Bullish Despite Weak Industrial Output

According to the University of Michigan’s consumer sentiment index, which “rose to 92.1 in early October from a reading of 87.2 in September”, the U.S. economy could benefit from a... Read More