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8 Ways to Save Money on Halloween
6 days ago

8 Ways to Save Money on Halloween

Enjoying the spookiest holiday of the year doesn’t have to come with a scary price tag. Here are several ways you can have fun this Halloween without breaking the bank.


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5 Cash-Saving Tips for Your Next Nest
2 months ago

5 Cash-Saving Tips for Your Next Nest

Homeownership seems like a long-lost American dream, but you can make it a reality by putting a cash-saving plan into action. Check out these five ways to save up money …
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How Meal Kits Can Save You Money
2 months ago

How Meal Kits Can Save You Money

The average American spends at least 37 minutes a day involved in food preparation and cleanup. That works out to more than a week each year. For cooks that …
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Lending Money To Friends or Family? Here Are 3 Crucial Tips
3 months ago

Lending Money To Friends or Family? Here Are 3 Crucial Tips

If you’re thinking of lending some money to a friend or family member, you’re certainly not alone – more than 90% of young Americans would do the same, according to a …
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Help Your Kids Build Their First Budget
5 months ago

Help Your Kids Build Their First Budget

Securing a child’s financial future is always of paramount concern for parents. From IRAs and trust funds to CDs and stock investments, there are so many options available. However, budgeting …
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Teenagers more Worried About Financial Security than the Environment
10 months ago

Teenagers more Worried About Financial Security than the Environment

A 28-year study by a Swedish university has shown that money worries are increasingly keeping teenagers awake at night. In fact, financial stress is outweighing fears about the environment and …
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Top 5 Money Resolutions for 2017
10 months ago

Top 5 Money Resolutions for 2017

As you consider your resolutions for 2017, make sure you include some personal finance improvements in your goals. Luckily, there are certain steps you can take to improve your financial …
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Why You Should Invest in Your Child’s Future Now
12 months ago

Why You Should Invest in Your Child’s Future Now

Today’s economy isn’t as bleak as it once was, but rising prices and a tough job market still make it difficult for many young people to make a good living, …
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Tips for Finding the Best Health Care
1 year ago

Tips for Finding the Best Health Care

For many, health-care open enrollment is around the corner. Should you switch or stay with your current? Insurance coverage can be complicated and at times difficult to understand. Below are …
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5 Great Gifts for Aging Parents
1 year ago

5 Great Gifts for Aging Parents

While it’s difficult to know what to buy your parents as they get older, it’s still possible to show your love for them with just the right gift for a …
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4 Student Loan Mistakes Parents Make
1 year ago

4 Student Loan Mistakes Parents Make

By  •  Family, Loans

With the cost of higher education skyrocketing, student loans are putting Americans farther and farther into debt. While most of that can be blamed on the price of college going …
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What any Broke College Student Should Have
1 year ago

What any Broke College Student Should Have

Growing up is never easy, but you will have to become an adult one day. If you take the time now to get your financial house in order, you’ll have …
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Marriage and Money: How to be Successful
1 year ago

Marriage and Money: How to be Successful

A recent survey by Money Magazine found that couples argue over finances twice as often as they fight about sex. In fact, 70% of couples fight about money more than chores, …
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How to Avoid Identity Theft
1 year ago

How to Avoid Identity Theft

As our lives transition to a more online existence, we become more and more vulnerable to identity theft. With personal information like phone numbers, address, mother’s maiden name and social …
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Why a Spender and a Saver are Compatible
1 year ago

Why a Spender and a Saver are Compatible

Savers and spenders are two different breeds, but that doesn’t mean they can’t get along. Money can be a huge issue between partners, and some studies have found it …
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The Financial Toll of Maternity Leave
1 year ago

The Financial Toll of Maternity Leave

Maternity leave is granted to expectant mothers that are bringing new lives into the world. In fact, maternal or paternal leave is governed by the Family and Medical Leave …
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Should You Keep Your Money Separated After Marriage?
1 year ago

Should You Keep Your Money Separated After Marriage?

One of the top issues that can cause friction in a marriage is money. Couples who haven’t taken the time before marriage to discuss how they will handle their finances …
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Mother’s Day on the Cheap
1 year ago

Mother’s Day on the Cheap

Chances are your mother does not care what you do with her on Mother’s Day. She’s just thrilled to spend time with you. That said, you probably do want …
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What Happens to Your Mortgage When You get Divorced
2 years ago

What Happens to Your Mortgage When You get Divorced

Divorce robs you of more than your spouse, a fact that becomes clear when you are in the midst of the unpleasant legal process. You are forced to negotiate financial details …
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Top 5 Personal Finance Books
2 years ago

Top 5 Personal Finance Books

This list of the top five personal finance books offers a wide range of viewpoints, where they discuss many aspects to life but with a money focus. The books provide advice …
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