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Aug 12, 2015

Money Lessons for Kids

Do you fear your children will waste their inheritance? If so, you are among 30% of parents who believe their family’s next generation has less than good money management skills.

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Feb 19, 2015

Young Adults and Health Insurance Options

Finding health insurance protection that is both cost-efficient and tailored for their individual situations can be tricky for young adults. Your age, employment status, personal emergency fund and medical history can all affect your choice of plan

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Oct 20, 2014

5 Financial Mistakes to Avoid in Your 40s

Aside from the gray hair, mid-life crisis, and teenager drama, your 40s are some of the best years of your life! Why? According to PayScale.com, that’s when men and women reach their peak earnings potential.

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Sep 10, 2014

5 Financial Moves to Make before Financing a New Vehicle

The time has finally come; you are sick of driving your old, beat-up car and are in the market to purchase a new vehicle. There is nothing wrong with replacing an older car, especially one that is run-down and unreliable.

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Jul 23, 2014

How Obama’s Student Loan Changes Impact Borrowers AND Taxpayers

Our nation’s student loan debt is over $1,000,000,000,000. Yes, visually much more impactful than saying $1 trillion, right?

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Feb 26, 2014

A Family Guide Towards Developing a Money Philosophy

Starting at a young age, it is important to develop the fundamental financial principles that you can rely on throughout your life. If you can introduce your family to 2 distinct financial ways of thinking, a sense of perspective, balance and positivity will follow, no matter your family’s financial situation.

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Dec 23, 2013

The Year is Over: How did you do?

It’s December 23! How are you feeling? Maybe a little stressed if your 2013 financial goals are unmet.

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Sep 23, 2013

The Unexpected Costs of Home Ownership

As we all know, buying a home is big decision. As a first-time home buyer, many of us don’t know the unexpected costs associated with this purchase

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Feb 22, 2013

Financial Aid Deadline Approaching

With the increasing cost of college, parents are looking to take advantage of financial aid whenever possible. A key driver to getting financial aid is the completion of the FAFSA form.

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Jan 18, 2013

Sow Your Investment Seeds

Like a seed, growth takes time and patience. To find success in investing, you must sow a seed and be patient in letting it grow. At times, investors seek quick and easy returns on their investments.

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Oct 8, 2012

Investors Miss Market Returns

The stock market is up over 16% so far in 2012. However, based on history, most individual investors have achieved far less. Why? Even conscientious investors have emotions.

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Jul 31, 2012

Do Career and Employer Stock Mix?

You get a paycheck and nice benefits from your employer. You invest in your employer stock through your 401(k) or via options and grants. Are you putting too many eggs in one basket?