Budget

Five Steps to a New Financial You in 2017

Holiday shoppers have been careful each holiday season to make their lists and check them twice. Budgets have become more discerning, and savers have become better planners for their holiday spending, prioritizing savings along the way.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Keep Your Money in Your Pocket This Holiday Season

The holidays can feel very overwhelming when you are trying to stick to a budget. Read on for tips on how to take the stress out of season and have a great time with friends and family.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Your Black Friday Strategy

'Tis the season for gift giving and buying. Check out our strategy for buying on this upcoming, Black Friday.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Living and Saving as a Millennial Living with Your Parents

For the first time in the Modern Era, living a home with parents is the most common living arrangement for 18 to 34-year-olds. If you’re a Millennial about to move back in with your folks, who has been living at home for a while, or is looking for a launching pad to independence, here are a few tips to help you make the most of your time at home.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Why Pay Yourself First Might be Bad Advice

Pay yourself first. We have all heard the saying that is promoted as one of the tenants to sound financial management. It is true that having money in savings – a financial safety net – can mean the difference between surviving a financial emergency and digging deeper into debt. However, for some people it may be more beneficial to focus on saving after they meet their financial obligations.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Six Personal Finance Rules to Keep You Out of the Red

A list of some of the behaviors we need to get the most from our money.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Past Due on Student Loans - Fix it Now

As it is with everything in life, once you fall behind on student loans, catching up can feel impossible. Here is how to do it.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Don’t Let Debt Keep You Down, Soldier

If you are in the military and feeling overwhelmed by debt and struggling to keep afloat, there are programs and experts that can help you. Read more to find out how you can get help.

Posted on December 23, 2016

Debt Help for Breadwinner Moms, Make the Call

Often mom's who are the primary wage earner for the families struggle with making ends meet and trying to fulfill the needs of their families. Help is available, you just have to know where to turn.

Posted on December 23, 2016

American Financial Solutions Addresses Financial Challenges Faced By Military

National Foundation for Credit CounselingⓇ (NFCCⓇ) and Ohio State University (OSU) Study Reveals Unique Financial Challenges Faced by the Military.

Posted on December 23, 2016