Melea Butler

lifestyle creep
Budgeting 101: What is Lifestyle Creep and How to Avoid It
Picture this – you have worked your way up the ladder and have landed your dream job. On top of that you have been given a generous raise. Soon you find yourself eating at only the nicest restaurants, driving a...
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Refinancing at its Finest: Should I Refinance My Mortgage?
Among the list of the bills individuals pay, mortgage payments are likely to be one people worry about the most. While owning a home is a dream many have, it comes at a cost, and quite a pricy one at...
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Reassurance from Insurance
You will hear people talk about insurance – life insurance, home insurance, auto insurance – the list goes on. You might find yourself asking “what is insurance, why do I need it, or which insurance policies should I purchase?” The...
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types of credit cards
Types of Credit Cards
For the most part, all credit cards essentially do the same thing – they give individuals a line of credit that can be used to make purchases, which they will eventually pay back.  However, right now there are numerous types...
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How to Choose the Perfect Credit Card
Right now there are numerous types of credit cards available to consumers. Options are great, but they can be overwhelming. How do you know which one is best for you? What should you be looking for when choosing a credit...
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