Money Matters - Simplified


Tips to Stay in Credit

Looking after your finances has always been important - but in today's day and age, it can sometimes be a little tricky to stay in credit on your bank account, so here are some tips that could help:

Planning a Frugal New Year's Bash

Believe it or not, money has got nothing to do with how fun-filled your new year’s party is going to be. An enthusiastic host can turn even road-side into a discotheque.

Pocket Friendly Ways of Eating Out

Thanks to the promotional offers floated by restaurants every now-and-then, eating out is no longer as expensive as it once was. The Money Times suggests some money saving tips for a gourmet.

7 Doable Ideas on Pruning Household Budget

Creating a budget is just not enough. It is important to analyze it on a regular basis to cut out the waste. Interestingly, just a few changes can help to save money on household expenses.

Charity on Budget

In an already tight financial condition it indeed seems difficult to shell-out for the purpose of charity. But, there is always a way out if you’ve decided you must.

What's Up With This Margin Trend?

Margins matter. The more EnerNOC (Nasdaq: ENOC) keeps of each buck it earns in revenue, the more money it has to invest in growth, fund new strategic plans, or (gasp!) distribute to shareholders. That's why I check on my holdings' margins at least once a quarter. I'm looking for the absolute numbers, comparisons to sector peers and competitors, and any trend that may tell me how strong EnerNOC's competitive position could be.

New Family… New Financial Plan

The life you live in your 50s is completely different from the one you lived in your 20s. Your tastes, goals, career and family are continually evolving- so why would you expect your savings plan to remain the same?