8 Foods that Stain Your Teeth And How You Can Still Eat Them

You might make fun of that woman at the coffee shop drinking her hot coffee through a straw, but we could all benefit from being more careful when it comes to consuming foods that stain our teeth. A smile is worth a thousand words, and you want to flash your pearly whites instead of flashing yellow and stained teeth. Your smile is probably one of the most attractive things about...

Your New Identity After Injury

Every year over 2 million Americans are hospitalized due to injury. When an injury is serious or has repercussions that are longer term, then recovery can be a long road. While you are getting better, many people struggle with their identity. A study of 29 adults that were recovering from brain injury all said that they felt that their identity change led to a loss of self-esteem, and sadness. So what can you do...

Common Misconceptions About Building a Good Credit Score

When you’re looking to improve your credit score, whether it’s to secure a better mortgage deal or simply access funds to get your finances back on track, you’ll be faced with a lot of advice. Unfortunately, not all of this is correct and there are a lot of common misconceptions and myths about what does and doesn’t affect your credit score. Firstly, there isn’t one universal credit score, different Credit...

Repairing Your Credit Score with a Managed Account

If we’re having a great time in life, then one peek at our finances can usually sober us up and reign us back into reality. You might be one of the many people who fall behind on your debt repayments or utility bills, but unfortunately, this all signals to every bank that you’re not responsible with money. A poor financial history can mean that you’re slapped with a bad credit...

Organizing a Fun Charity Event: Playing Bingo, Poker and Other Games of Luck for a Noble Cause

If you have been on this blog for a while now, you probably already know that I am very passionate about charity. For me, charity is a state of mind and actually infusing your day-to-day life with some volunteering or community involvement can go a long way towards personal growth. When we talk about fundraising though, that’s taking charity work to a whole other level. And this got me thinking:...