Budgeting, Saving and Investing

Tax Benefits Can Help with Higher Education Costs
 

Tax Benefits Can Help with Higher Education Costs

Posted: September 28, 2017
With back-to-school season in full swing, the Internal Revenue Service reminds parents and students about tax benefits that can help with the expense of higher education.

5 Tips for Making the Most of School Fundraising
 

5 Tips for Making the Most of School Fundraising

Posted: September 27, 2017
Schools rely on fundraising ideas to pay for a variety of needs, including special purchases and projects. Whether you are hoping to bring in a few hundred dollars or many thousands, review the following smart steps to make your efforts more effective.

5 Things to Know about Reverse Mortgages
 

5 Things to Know about Reverse Mortgages

Posted: August 3, 2017
Many seniors turn to reverse mortgages to enhance their spending money in retirement, but they may not be right for everyone. Here are some facts you should know.

What Will that New Job Cost Me?
 

What Will that New Job Cost Me?

Posted: August 3, 2017
If you’re contemplating a new job, it’s important to consider whether the situation will also come with new expenses, so that you can understand how much money will actually be left in your pocket. Here are some issues to think about.

Maintaining a Happy Multigenerational Home
 

Maintaining a Happy Multigenerational Home

Posted: July 5, 2017
Planning ahead and talking through changes in circumstances are two of the best ways to succeed with and truly enjoy multigenerational living. A multigenerational home can be joyous and fun for the family, but it can also pose some challenges. Here are a few tips for managing it all.

Five Tips for Dealing with Debt
 

Five Tips for Dealing with Debt

Posted: July 5, 2017
Americans’ total outstanding credit card debt recently rose above $1 trillion for the first time since 2007, with total auto and student loan balances also over $1 trillion. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by outstanding debt, follow these practical tips to cut debt.

Money Mistakes Made by Millennials
 

Money Mistakes Made by Millennials

Posted: June 7, 2017
Millennials have grown up in a time of economic uncertainty. Are you financially prepared for job loss, illness or other emergencies that could have an impact on your financial life?