The First Steps To Take When Repairing Credit Scores

Credit scores are so important these days. That’s something that we all know. With good credit scores, it’s much easier to be approved for loans, you get much better interest rates, and you’ll be able to earn rewards on credit cards. That’s aside from the fact that good credit scores will make renting a car … Read more

Why An Extreme Frugal Mindset Could Be Stopping You From Becoming Rich

Yes, There I Said It! The internet is filled with frugal tips and a good chunk of the personal finance community that we are part of is very big on frugality. I should know because I run a personal finance blog myself and have written my share of frugal tips. Yes, adopting a frugal lifestyle … Read more

I’m Back! Did You Miss Me?

Hey Everyone, Joshua Rodriguez here with some good news! If you’ve been following CNA Finance, you may have noticed that my website died over the last few months. There has been absolutely no activity at all. So, what happened you ask? Well, here is what’s been going on over the last 3 months, and what … Read more

Vertical Ascent

These rallies are becoming familiar.  In early July we saw a streak of 12 of 13 sessions in a row up,  early September 11 of 12, and mid October 11 of 13 (current streak).  It is a bit uncanny the similarities and how the escalator goes straight up in vertical ascent as we see indexes … Read more

How To Make A Budget Spreadsheet That Makes Budgeting Fun!

Hey everyone, thanks for joining me for my third post here on the new CNA Finance. On the old CNA, I wrote a whale post about how to make a budgeting spreadsheet, and readers seemed to love it. It was the most shared post in my website’s history through social channels. It was awesome! The … Read more