Personal Finance

The personal finance channel at Bright Hub wants to help you make the most of your dollar. From the basics of budgeting to how to use online technology to track your expenses, you’ll discover a wealth of articles devoted to helping you understand the ins and outs of growing your personal finance. A team of financial professionals and technical writers will provide FAQs and tips as well as honest and detailed software reviews of the latest personal finance and tax software programs such as Quicken and Turbo Tax.

An Explanation of Common Health Insurance Terms

Whether you have a great employee sponsored health plan or have signed up for the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare), you’ve likely run into a lot of mysterious terms that insurance companies like to throw around. This guide will shed some light on some of the more common insurance terms.

6 Steps to Take Care of Your Spouse When You Die

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 to ensure that your spouse has all the tools they need to manage their finances.

Who Pays for Student Loans After Death?

One of the only ways to have student debt forgiven is through the death of the borrower. However, this is not always true, especially in the case of private loans. Parents and spouses of deceased loved ones may also have to watch out for tax hits on forgiven loans.