Tag: Rent

  • Don’t Spend More Than This Much Of Your Income On Rent

    If you’re just starting out in the adult world and have no idea how to manage your finances, the 30% rule is a great place to start. This tried and true method can help you determine where you should move, if you should have roommates, and how to divvy up the rest of your expenses.…

  • Are You Paying Too Much For Rent? Here’s How To Find Out

    Considering the factors in the current housing market, there is a good chance you are paying more than 30% of your income on rent. Plus, given current nationwide expenses, even if you are one of the people fortunate enough to actually pay only 30% of your income on rent, that amount is still proving to…

  • Don’t Pay Your Rent With A Credit Card. Here’s Why

    Although many credit cards reward purchases with lucrative cash-back awards, airline miles, store credits, or hotel points, the value of those rewards is very rarely generous enough to offset the extra fees for using the card to pay rent. There are a few exceptions. One scenario is if a travel rewards card offers a large…