Guides

Home Security System Buyers Guide

Reviewer:  Aaron Creighton | March 3, 2019  1Home security is about peace-of-mind and safety for your family and valuables. Top home security providers offer both home monitoring services and home automation equipment… but it’s really about which options work best for you. Editor Update 1/9/2019: Readers responded looking for a low-cost security, so we’ve added... View Article

Credit Score Management Guide

Reviewer:  Stacey Christiansen | February 3, 2019 Managing your credit score can help you reach your financial dreams and protect you from the financial ruin of identity theft. Editor Update 2/8/2019: 773 Million username and passwords have leaked – the largest data breach in history. See if you were affected. Summary: We’ll discuss credit basics and... View Article

Credit Sesame

Reviewer: Stacey Christiansen | February 23, 2019 | Credit Score Management Guide Credit Sesame is a free credit score monitoring service that helps you reach your financial goals. Our review found Credit Sesame vastly superior to every other product or service available, earning an extremely rare five star rating. Credit Sesame 5.0 Overall Score ★★★★★ Credit Sesame is... View Article

Home Warranty Buyers Guide

Reviewer: Charles Weaver | January 23, 2018  Homeowners – new or aging appliances? Expensive HVAC systems? You can protect against unexpected expenses with a home warranty plan. Summary: Let’s discuss what home warranties are, who needs them, and how to buy. We’ll also list some of our customers’ favorite home warranty policies. Best Overall Warranty... View Article

Life Insurance Buyers Guide

Reviewer:  Aaron Creighton | December 3, 2018 Life insurance protection for your family is possible for less than $1 per day. In many cases a physical exam is not required. Term vs whole? We’ll explain…. Summary: We’ll explain how life insurance works, and what you need. It’s important to hear it first from a trusted... View Article

Final Expense Insurance Buyers Guide

Reviewer:  Allison Whitehart | December 30, 2018  Final expense insurance, also known as burial insurance, eases the burden your loved ones will have to carry upon your passing. Peace of mind comes from knowing 100% of your final expenses will be covered, and all final arrangements have been made. Summary: Burial insurance is about more... View Article

Reverse Mortgage Shoppers Guide

Reviewer:  Aaron Creighton | December 3, 2018  Your home equity can provide an income opportunity, if and when needed. Reverse mortgages have benefits and drawbacks, depending on your unique situation. Summary: We’ll help you determine if a reverse mortgage is right for you, and provide reverse mortgage information, resources and quotes. Top Overall Pick Reverse... View Article

Auto Warranty Buyers Guide

Reviewer:  Matthew Ellis | February 13, 2019 Is your auto warranty expired, or about to expire? Or maybe you don’t have an extended vehicle warranty. Most Americans can’t afford an unexpected breakdown, but they can afford an extended auto warranty. It takes only seconds to acquire vehicle protection, which can save you thousands in the... View Article