Paid to stay healthy? Can you imagine insurance companies paying you to stay healthy? I can't! Health insurance companies are routinely vilified for their practices. Now they are not only encouraging healthy behaviors, but actually paying you for it. It is a 180 degree change, but I will gladly take it.
The term 'boiler room' basically refers to an outbound call centre that makes many cold calls to try and push dodgy investments. The salesmen in the boiler room operations will typically use high pressure and dishonest sales tactics to push their ideas - which are often either pump and dump scams, penny stocks, private placements, or outright stock
While every family, budget, and situation is different, I wanted to spend some time today to discuss some frugal gift ideas. Presents that you may be able to give regardless of how little you can allocate towards buying gifts.
How do late payments really affect your credit scores and how are penalties applied? Understanding how this works can help you be more strategic about paying off your credit card balances even when money is tight.