Life Hacks

  1. For most businesses, 2020 was a rollercoaster full of surprising twists and turns, especially as it pertained to securing financial assistance to compensate for pandemic losses. So when Congress passed the CARES Act in March 2020, there was a collective sigh of relief as a rush of lending was unleashed under the Paycheck Protection Program […]
    Oct 11, 2021
    5 min read
  2. In an increasingly cashless society, person-to-person—or P2P—payment systems offer people the ability to send money to their friends, family, colleagues, acquaintances, landlords, and anyone else they might need to pay—online, instantaneously. Consumers use P2P for paying rent, pitching in for gas money, travel, birthday cash, splitting restaurant bills, and more. The P2P concept isn’t new, […]
    May 28, 2021
    2 min read
  3. Tax season is underway and fraudsters are attempting to con the unsuspecting. To protect your data, identity, and money, please be aware of the following scams. Identity Theft Tax Refund Scam When someone uses your identity to file a fraudulent tax refund and claim a refund, it’s an identity theft tax refund. The fraudster uses […]
    Feb 10, 2020
    2 min read
  4. As our world becomes more connected, the threat of cybercrime continues to grow, making it one of the largest looming threats for businesses and individuals.  According to , 23% of Americans reported being a victim of cybercrime or having a family member who was a victim. Meanwhile, found that cybercriminals targeted small businesses 43% of […]
    Dec 17, 2019
    4 min read
  5. Wear sunscreen. Stay hydrated. Think twice before clicking “Reply All.” Do not go back for that third slice of cake. The world around us is spinning with suggestions, recommendations, and cautionary tales of why we should or should not do something based on some “listen man, I’ve been there” terrible first-hand experience. The reality is, […]
    Aug 1, 2019
    3 min read
  6. Arizona is notorious for its record-breaking summer temperatures, which can translate to an extreme energy bill during the hottest months of the year. In this article we’ve compiled a list to help you cut energy costs in the summer sun. Use a programmable thermostat The heating and cooling systems (HVAC) are the largest electricity consumers […]
    Jul 30, 2019
    2 min read