When you have a community in need of affordable housing, it's helpful to have an affordable housing development fund to draw from to either help with building affordable houses or to help people pay for their housing. Several families in your community may benefit from being able to have access to housing they can afford more easily and it's wise to start an affordable housing development fund. Here are ways an affordable housing development fund can benefit your community.
19 June 2023
If you have a personal or business checking account, cashing a check is typically as simple as depositing it into your own account and waiting for the funds to become available. However, this task can be a bit more complex if you choose not to maintain a checking account. Thankfully, there are still a few options that will allow you to cash both personal and business checks despite the fact that you do not have an active checking account.
16 September 2022
When the holidays arrive, people find themselves buying gifts, traveling to see relatives, cooking special meals, and many other things that they don't do the rest of the year. Enthusiasm for these activities may dull a little when someone looks at all those added charges appearing next to regular utility, food, and other monthly expenses. A little extra cash could help during these times, but jumping on a gig economy opportunity could be tough when the holiday festivities tie up someone's time.
8 December 2021
When estate planning, the consideration of tax issues is important to ensure that your heirs receive everything you want them to receive. Failure to plan for taxes could rob all heirs of some funds or some heirs of a lot of their funds. What do you need to know about estate, inheritance, and capital gains taxes? Here's a guide to these important subjects. Estate Tax Technically, all estates are subject to a federal estate tax.
4 June 2021
Did you make this Christmas a magical one that your family will remember and treasure forever? Perhaps the magic included the purchase of all the things on your spouse's and children's gift list. Besides shopping, maybe you hosted amazing holiday parties. Whatever you did that depleted your money, you might be facing some financial hardships until your next paycheck. From getting a cash advance at a pawn shop to taking advantage of check cashing from your credit card account, here are some ideas that might help you.
28 December 2018
With more and more business and people using digital currency to shop online or transfer money to different accounts, a new type of money is developing: cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency is growing in popularity, especially among money investors. If you are an investor or thinking about starting to invest, you may want to consider investing in cryptocurrency. First, however, check out these four facts regarding digital and cryptocurrency. What Kind of Money Is Digital Currency?
2 October 2018
Buying and selling gold is something that will always be beneficial for both parties involved. When economies dip, you will often see an uptick in the buying and selling of gold, and for good reason. This jewelry appreciates in value and can fetch a substantial sales price depending on how you go about it. If you want to learn a little bit more about selling your gold, consider these tips and start reaching out to some companies that can help you.
14 May 2018
Whether you have a convenience store, a clothing boutique or a small retail store, you can benefit from installing an ATM in your space. Rather than going to a bank, modern customers use ATM machines every day to get the necessary cash for business transactions and simply to have on hand. Having an ATM in your store is smart business. Here are four ways an ATM machine can bring success to your store.
4 April 2017
Do you own a home and need money? If so, you may have thought about refinancing your home. Perhaps a friend mentioned refinancing to you, but you may not understand how the process works. It is important to note that refinancing is not ideal for everyone. This means that even if a well-meaning family member or friend refinanced their homes, it may not be a good fit for you and your personal situation.
16 March 2017
If you are like many other immigrants from Mexico, when tragedy strikes back home, it can leave you feeling helpless and frustrated. It is only human nature to want to be able to help, but the question is often how. The answers are varied, but here are several different ways that you can send help when the next personal tragedy or catastrophe, such as a hurricane, affects your loved ones or fellow countrymen in Mexico.
4 April 2016