An emergency situation can easily upend your life if you aren’t prepared. To prevent dramatic and lasting effects on your future, you need to do some planning and saving to help you get through a financial disaster.
2020 is almost here and you’re probably thinking about the financial resolutions you want to make, like saving more money or paying off your car. But sticking to those resolutions isn’t always easy. That’s why you need a plan. Here are a few, practical resolutions that you can achieve with simple preparation.
Whether you want to discuss financial goals with your spouse, help your parents retire comfortably, or teach your kids about financial responsibility, here are some tips to help make financial discussions with your loved ones a little easier.
From gift shopping, to decorating, to holiday cards, there’s the potential to spend quite a bit of money during the holidays. Americans averaged $1,230 of debt during the 2018 holidays, according to MagnifyMoney’s annual post-holiday debt survey. Here are a few ways to help make the holidays less expensive.
Cybercrime can strike any time and any place online. From cyber-stalking, to security breaches, to identity theft, there are a variety of threats you need to protect against.
Your kids have left the nest! With all the free time you have now, it’s a good idea to evaluate your goals, review your finances and bolster your savings so you’re on the right path toward a financially sound retirement. Here are some tips for a money-smart future.
Life is full of milestones. Graduating college, getting married, buying a house, and starting a family are all momentous occasions. But what happens to those financial responsibilities if you pass away before they are taken care of?
Handling finances as a couple isn’t always easy. Over 21 percent of marriages split because…
For Life Insurance Awareness Month, it’s important to not only celebrate the importance of life insurance, but to also be aware of its intricacies and advantages. In that vein, here are a few helpful tips to help you be more “in-the-know” when it comes to understanding how much coverage you and your family may need.
Whenever we see a travel brochure it’s typically full of photos of happy families, smiling and enjoying a beach, an amusement park or some other incredible destination. Unfortunately, taking a vacation can be a real challenge for many of us, given our busy lives and financial responsibilities. Many families don’t think they can even afford a fun trip. But there are ways to cut down on travel costs and still have a great family adventure.