The latest from Derek San Filippo

- by Derek San Filippo, FinancialFeed

Understanding mortgage types

For those looking to buy a home, it might seem a little daunting, especially when you consider how many mortgage types there are. Here’s a simple list of 5 ...

- by Derek San Filippo, FinancialFeed

Wedding on a shoestring

Weddings are beautiful things. The binding of two people in holy matrimony is just wonderful… and bankruptingly expensive. According to data released by The Knot, the average cost of a ...

- by Derek San Filippo, FinancialFeed

Tax-deductible clothing?

Perhaps you’ve had some time to watch a sitcom called “black-ish”. The program follows an African-American family living in the suburbs with a loudmouth father, Dre, who ...

- by Derek San Filippo, FinancialFeed

Cord-cutting… a viable option?

Cord-cutting refers to the practice of canceling TV services from cable providers. With the continuous rise of online streaming services such as Netflix, Amazon Video, and Hulu + TV, using cable ...

- by Derek San Filippo, FinancialFeed

Are outlet stores for real?

When you think of bargain shopping, chances are that outlet stores come to mind. There is good reason for this. While it isn’t always the case, outlet stores tend ...

- by Derek San Filippo, FinancialFeed

To RV or not to RV

If you are one of those people who would never dream of traveling by way of anything less than a 5-star hotel, enjoying only the finest of dining, you can ...