Mike about Money

Best Articles

This page shares my best articles to read on topics like Getting out of  debt, credit scores and credit reports, increasing income, paying bills, building wealth and more. The central question that drives my work is, “How can we do better financially?” To answer that question, I like to write about successful ways to solve and avoid financial problems.

You'll find interesting articles to read on topics like how to reduce credit card debt and build up better credit along with personal recommendations like my list of the best books to read and best companies to do business with. Ready to dive in? You can scroll down to see every post by date and title.

All Articles by Date

Scroll down to browse all of my articles by date and title. Articles are listed in reverse chronological order with my newest articles at the top and my oldest writings at the bottom.


February 14    Should we combine our Checking Accounts. [Valentines Day Money thoughts]

January 3        The best Credit and Debt Assistance Companies.

​January 10      Sell your House Fast for Cash

January 26     Don't lose money


December 4    Pay your Rent and Get some Credit for it!

November 6   A better Credit Report and Higher Credit Scores. 

October 2        Get the Highest Interest paid on your Savings.

September      How to get out of debt when you have no money​.

August              What is Credit Scoring?

July 3                 Your Credit Score may have gone UP on July 1st.

​June                   What's the best way to start improving my finances?

May                    8 Ways rising interest rates affect consumers.

​April                   Aren't you tired of doing without?

​March                Your daily routine determines your financial future .

February           5 smart money moves to make by age 50.

January              A New Year's resolution that will change your life.


December         You've been preapproved... to Apply.

November         Financial success is within your reach.

October               Rich Dad Author tells Millennials: Savers are Losers!

September         Manage your money properly for your Future Generations.

August                 Debt Collectors can Communicate; not Intimidate.

July                        Are you ready for the Holidays?

June                       How to get your finances back on track.

May                       You are in charge of your future.

April                      No matter what your financial situation, keep your peace of mind.


​January                What is the best thing I can do right now to improve my financial situation?