Personal Finance

Stay In Other People’s Awesome Homes for Free With House-Sitting Gigs

Posted on

House-sitting jobs typically get you free accommodation, which at least means saving on rent. But you can also find paid caretaking jobs and actually make money house-sitting. Here’s how to find both kinds of house-sitting jobs.

This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

This article originally appeared on The Penny Hoarder

Personal Finance

Why Even Bother With Budgeting? Here Are 5 Good Reasons

Posted on

Budget, shmudget. Who needs one? You! (We’re just guessing.) If you run out of money at the end of the month, struggle reaching your financial goals or feel remorseful about your spending habits, a budget may actually be what you need. Now, we know budgeting isn’t the most thrilling topic. Bringing up the subject tends […]

This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

This article originally appeared on The Penny Hoarder

Personal Finance

Not Enough Cash to Cover That Purchase? Here’s What to Know About Afterpay

Posted on

What is Afterpay? Here’s your guide to buy-now-pay-later services, including when to use them and when it’s in your best interest to walk away.

This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

This article originally appeared on The Penny Hoarder

Personal Finance

What to Do With Your Investments if You’re Worried a Recession Is Coming

Posted on

Quick, what is the first lesson you learned about what to do if you are ever lost in the woods?  If you answered “STOP,” you are 100% correct.  The exact same rule should apply to individual investors who are worried that a recession is imminent.  The second rule is “don’t panic.”  The worst investment decisions […]

This was originally published on The Penny Hoarder, which helps millions of readers worldwide earn and save money by sharing unique job opportunities, personal stories, freebies and more. The Inc. 5000 ranked The Penny Hoarder as the fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. in 2017.

This article originally appeared on The Penny Hoarder