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Diana Bocco

Don’t say these 5 things when asking for a pay rise

When it comes to asking for a pay rise, what you don't say could be just as important as your argument for getting more... More »

How to ask for a pay rise (and actually get it)

Getting ready to ask for a pay rise can be daunting and confusing, so we have a step-by-step plan to help you get the money... More »

The risks of passive investing

What are the risks of passive Investing? Passive funds have benefits but they also come with risks all investors should keep in mind. More »

The 5 best ways for young people to build credit

When it comes to the best ways for young people to build credit, starting early and making smart financial decisions is key to success.... More »

What’s loan fraud and how can I avoid it?

Protect yourself from load fraud with these tips. Learn to recognize scammers and what you can do to keep your money and personal information... More »

4 types of debt that can be good for you

Not all debt is bad. In fact, there’s debt that can be good for you and help you build wealth. More »

Safe local travel tips during Covid-19

Top travel tips during COVID-19, including when to use public transport, how to stay safe when riding, and choosing the best way to move... More »

The 4 worst types of debt to have

All debt is not the same. The worst types of debt to have are those that not only hurt you financially but also affect... More »

3 things not to do when investing during a recession

Is investing during a recession a good idea? Recessions can offer great investing opportunities, but stay away from these common investing mistakes. More »

3 things collection agencies can’t do to you

Collectors might have lots of tricks and tactics to get money from you, but there are things collection agencies can't do and that cross... More »

4 mistakes to avoid when negotiating debt with collectors

When negotiating debt with collectors, knowing what not to do can save you a lot of headaches and save you from falling victim to... More »

4 mistakes to avoid when consolidating debt

Here are the four major mistakes to avoid when consolidating debt, plus tips on what to look for when choosing a company to help. More »

How to identify problems with your budget

Once you learn how to identify problems with your budget, fixing up those issues is only one step away – no guesswork needed. More »

Home utilities you need to budget for

Every monthly budget should include your utilities, but knowing what home utilities you need to budget for requires some good planning. More »

How to spot a debt consolidation scam

When searching for a way to pay off debt, watch out for these warning signs to help you identify and avoid a debt consolidation... More »

5 psychology tricks to save more money

Think you can’t possibly save more money than you’re already saving? Think again! More »

How to save money when you’re low-income

It’s not always easily apparent how to save money for low income households, but these five tips can help you get started. More »