How to Handle a Financial Emergency

One of the reasons it’s so important to always be mindful of your finances is that life has a tendency to throw a wrench in our plans. And whether it’s a leaky roof, car accident or a trip to the ...

Is a Big Tax Refund a Bad Thing?

According to CNBC, many taxpayers prefer to get refunds, but getting a large refund may not be the best choice for your finances. Sure, getting a check for a lump sum feels great – maybe you’re already thinking about ...

Spring Clean your Finances

Spring cleaning isn’t just for the home. Whether you’re just starting to analyze your budget, have committed to paying off debt or are looking to start investing, the first step is to make sure your finances are organized. After all, it’s ...

Are Rewards Cards Right for You?

A credit card may not be for everyone but the trend of paying with plastic over paper is here to stay. Credit card providers are taking note and offering a variety of different card types with a growing segment falling ...

Planning a Wedding on a Budget

If you are at the age where it seems you have a wedding to go to every weekend, you may have noticed how quickly the expenses add up. Being in a wedding or even just attending as a guest can ...