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10 Big Celebrity Tippers
Apr 14

10 Big Celebrity Tippers

Nothing hurts more than being stiffed by a celebrity, which is why these stars make sure that the people who take care of them, are taken care of too — what better way to show their appreciation than by leaving a very generous tip?

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The Money Coach Answers Your Burning Financial Questions

The Money Coach Answers Your Burning Financial Questions

MyBankTracker and Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, better known as The Money Coach, have joined forces for Financial Literacy Month. Reaching out on social media, readers sent in their burning financial questions.  And, The Money Coach has answered the top ten financial questions ranging from buying your first car to investments.

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Doing Your Taxes Now? Last-Minute Tips

Doing Your Taxes Now? Last-Minute Tips

Did you know that 20 to 25 percent of all Americans procrastinate preparing their tax returns until the last two weeks before the deadline? Believe it, says the Internal Revenue Service. For all you people out there looking to gleam last-minute money saving tax tips, here are some guidelines of things to keep in mind

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10 Famous Faces Who Evaded Taxes

10 Famous Faces Who Evaded Taxes

Being a celebrity means living a celebrity lifestyle — oversized everything, 12 cars, bottles of champagne, the whole nine yards, right? Anything is possible when you have the money for it.

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5 Tax Myths That Can Cost You Cash
Apr 13

5 Tax Myths That Can Cost You Cash

The Six Biggest Misconceptions About Bitcoin How To Use Your Roth IRA As An Emergency Fund Why The IRS Blocked Refund Anticipation Loans Tax deadline day – April 15, 2014, is just about to hit American taxpayers. If you haven’t filed yet, try not to rush (too much) through the process. That’s where you can make

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5 Budgeting Lessons Learned From Frugal Weddings
Apr 12

5 Budgeting Lessons Learned From Frugal Weddings

For frugal-minded couples, a wedding can be a real financial challenge. There’s family to please and expectations to meet. During the planning process, you can expect your guest list to exponentially grow, your budget to inflate and have all sorts of unsolicited advice thrown your way.

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From Limes to Beef: What You’re Paying More for, Right Now
Apr 11

From Limes to Beef: What You’re Paying More for, Right Now

News outlets like to forecast products that might increase in the year ahead, but not many follow up to see whether the prices have really gone up. At the beginning of the year, MyBankTracker predicted that you’d be paying more for several items, including homes, cars, and health coverage. Have those price increases actually happened?

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3 Dumb Ways to Borrow Money

3 Dumb Ways to Borrow Money

Money — everyone needs it, but not everyone has it.

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6 Things a Bitcoin Millionaire Would Probably Buy

6 Things a Bitcoin Millionaire Would Probably Buy

Whether you are for or against digital currency, there is no denying that Bitcoin is making headlines. Created in 2009, Bitcoin is becoming a preferred choice of currency. There is no bank to go through, no transaction fees, and your purchase remains anonymous.

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How I Bought My First House on Foreclosure: Part One

How I Bought My First House on Foreclosure: Part One

Shirley Pulawski is a freelance writer for MyBankTracker.com who bought a house on foreclosure in Buffalo, NY back in 2000 and has written about buying foreclosure properties. This multi-part series chronicles her experience with buying, fixing, renting, and eventually selling the house for three times her costs in 2003. I’m a bargain hound. I’m the

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