6 Money Goals for Before You’re 30

6 Money Goals for Before You’re 30

A big part of graduating college and finding your first job is becoming financially independent. If you’ve completely relied on your parents up until this point and have never lived by yourself and been responsible for all of your living expenses, this change can be...
6 Tips for Managing Unexpected Wealth

6 Tips for Managing Unexpected Wealth

No matter who you are, there’s a chance you could end up with an sudden, unexpected amount of money. You may inherit real estate or money from a deceased relative, you could win the lottery, or you could make an investment that really pays off. It might seem...
How to Make Your Budget Work for the Holidays

How to Make Your Budget Work for the Holidays

No matter what time of year it is, it can be incredibly difficult to craft a budget and stick to it. However, the holidays may be the most challenging time of the year when it comes to making your budget work. There are plenty of sales and discounts at all your...
The Importance of Budgeting, No Matter Your Age

The Importance of Budgeting, No Matter Your Age

No matter where you are in life, you can benefit from an evaluation of your finances. Even if you’re financially stable, there’s a definite benefit in setting up some type of budget. You never know when your circumstances may change or if you might suddenly want to...
When a Retailer Declares Bankruptcy

When a Retailer Declares Bankruptcy

Nearly 2000 retail locations have closed, or are scheduled to close in 2017. Retail bankruptcies are at an all-time high,expected to surpass the number of bankruptcies during the great depression. With changes in our economy and changes in our shopping habits, the...