6 Steps to Make Sure Your Spouse is Taken Care of if You Died
No one likes to think about the end of their life, but it can be easier to manage if you know that your spouse will be taken care of when you pass on. There are six steps you can take...Saving Money More Quickly: Earning Interest on Your Savings
Sure, you could just keep throwing your money into any old savings account, but if the interest rate you earn is lower than inflation, you could be losing money on your savings!...Are Parents Saving Enough for their Child's College Education?
Part of the reason for the current student debt crisis is that parents are less and less able to help their child pay for tuition. Even parents who save up money have found that college...Alternatives to the 401k
The majority of Americans today rely on 401k accounts for retirement savings, but that is not the only option available. If your employer does not offer a 401k, or if you are simply...The Importance of Saving for Retirement: National Save for Retirement Week
The third week of every October is National Save for Retirement Week. Based on the amount of savings the average American has for retirement, awareness of this issue is crucial.Are Americans Saving Enough for Retirement?
Studies show that the majority of Americans are not saving enough for retirement, and the pension plans and social security we think we will rely on may not be available. Learn why...A Guide to Saving Money: Strategies and Tips
When determining your plan of action for saving money, you should choose the savings accounts that best fit your scenario and lifestyle needs. Some accounts are specially set up for...Children on a Spending Spree? How to Encourage them to Save Money
The almighty dollar! It can be saved or spent, but as parents, where can you find tips on how to encourage children to save money? Thankfully, you’ll find ten great money...Fundamentals of Saving Money
Whether you are saving for a new home, building an emergency fund, paying off debt or saving for retirement, you need to have a game plan. Before you can build up that healthy nest...Safe Investments: Understanding Money Market Funds
Money market funds are a good place for larger deposits that will be used for short term purposes. Shareholders need to know how liquid their funds are going to be. In some cases,...