24 Financial Tips For Low-Income Earners

Much financial advice is aimed at those making good money leaving the rest of us behind. We want to fix that with 24 financial tips for low-income earners.

Chase Sapphire Reserve Review: What’s $450 Worth to You?

Looking for a premier travel rewards credit card? Our Chase Sapphire Reserve review gets into the hairy weeds. Discover what it has to offer you here.

Stuck In A Rut? How To Get Financially Unstuck

It’s easy to make the same money mistakes time and again. Before you know it, you’re stuck in a financial rut. This is how to get financially unstuck.

Chase Sapphire Reserve vs Preferred: An Ultimate Rewards Rumble

Get rewarded for your spending the easy way – with a travel rewards card. Finding the right one doesn’t have to be complicated. If you’re considering a Sapphire card by Chase, you’ll want to read this.

Chase Sapphire Preferred Review: Is It All It’s Cracked Up to Be?

If you’re looking to cash in on an excellent rewards program, this one is worth a look. In this Chase Sapphire Preferred review, we’re going to take a look at who this card is for, their reward offerings, and whether it makes sense for you.

4 Simple Money Skills to Own In Your 20’s (and Beyond!)

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Life comes at you fast. Everything can change quickly and money is the conduit that flows through it all. We’ve boiled down the basics of personal finance into four simple money skills to set you on a path to success for your 20’s and beyond.

TurboTax Review In-Depth: Does Free Really Mean Free?

Nobody wants to spend unnecessary time on their taxes, that includes finding the right software. We’re here to rescue your time by examining the fees, notable features, and accuracy all in one post.

Equity Multiple Review: High-Yield Real Estate Investing for $5,000

If you’re an investor looking to get some “skin in the game” and considering adding real estate to your portfolio, we’ve got one worth a look. In this Equity Multiple review, we’re going to take a look at what they’re offering, what makes them unique, and if you should take their services for a test drive.

Credit Karma Tax Review: An Absolutely Free TurboTax?

Isn’t it annoying when you’re offered something for “free” that’s anything but? They’re either hiding the real cost or have a mountain of qualifying conditions. We dug a bit deeper in our Credit Karma Tax review to find out how free their service really is.

Moving Hacks And Tips That Will Definitely Save You Money

Moving is one of life’s most stressful events and it can be expensive too. But these are moving hacks and tips that will definitely save you money.

Webull Review: Online Broker Offers Affordable Commission-Free Trading

I’m sure you’d agree that online stock trading gets complicated – especially if you’re a beginner. In this Webull review, we take a look under the hood and find out if opening a trading account is worth your time. We’ll examine its features, investment products, commissions, fees, and more.

PeerStreet Review: How Risky Is Investing in Real Estate Debt?

When you’re investing, debt is often the less risky asset class. The same way stocks are seen as volatile, bonds (debt) are viewed as a safer alternative. That rule also applies to real estate. In this PeerStreet review, we’re going to break down their service offerings and see whether investing with them is the right play for you.

Tally Review: Pay Off Credit Card With The Stacking Method

Credit card debt is an emergency. There is a right and wrong way to pay it off. Figuring out the best way can be tough though. That’s where Tally comes in.

H&R Block Review: Is It Worth Your Time and Money?

Taxes. Everyone knows them. Everyone hates them. Not only do you have to pay them, but you also have to figure out how to file them. With so many tax preparation services out there, are any of them even good? We’ll take an in-depth look at one of the most popular companies with this H&R Block review.

The Minimum Variance Portfolio: Reduce Risk and Optimize Your Returns

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We talk a lot about the importance of diversification, asset allocation, and portfolio construction at Listen Money Matters. Throughout it all, you may have heard the term “minimum variance portfolio” tossed around. What the heck is that? This post will explain.

Betterment vs Vanguard: Showdown Between Two Brokerage Juggernauts


When I started investing, I didn’t have a clue. I’d never heard of words like tax-loss harvesting, rebalancing, or mutual funds. I thought it was […]

Stash Invest Review: Digital Investing for the Next Generation?

Investing gets easier with each passing generation. Mobile apps, index funds, and reduced minimums have lowered the barrier to entry. Despite these facts, only an […]

11 Great Ways to Easily Invest $10,000 (Like a Champ)


Investing a lump sum can be stressful, but it doesn’t have to be. To make it easier, we’ve narrowed down the possibilities to make this […]

Vanguard vs Fidelity: Where Should You Open Your Brokerage Account?

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Vanguard vs Fidelity conjures up an epic image of two warriors battling it out in the Roman Colosseum. Who will prevail in the coveted wealth […]

stREITwise Review: Online Commercial Real Estate Investing for $1,000

What if I told you could get started investing in commercial real estate for as little as $1,000? That you’d gain access to a professionally […]

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