Practical Ways to Avoid Identity Theft

Identity theft is a crime in which someone obtains key pieces of your personal information, such as a Social Security number or driver’s license number, in order to impersonate someone else. This information can be used to obtain credit, merchandise, and services in the name of the victim, or to provide the thief with false…

Your Top Money Goals for 2016

Can you believe we are already near the end of another year? Before you know it, the new year’s bells will be ringing! If you are looking to have your best year EVER, a great place to start is with your finances. The bulk of the decisions that we make throughout the year affect our…

8 Practical Ways to Save Money All Year Long

If asked, most people could name a million and one ways to spend their money – a new car, a week long family vacation, investing in a new business, paying off debt, or pursuing a degree. However most people would probably struggle if asked to name ways to save their money. But, the truth is,…

Creative Ways to Teach Kids About Money

Have you ever wondered why most adults seem to cringe whenever a conversation about money is started? The fact is that many adults are never taught how to manage their finances effectively. Resulting in a generation with tons of credit card debt, poor credit scores, and little to no retirement savings. Fortunately for us, there…

Wedding Planning on A Budget

Getting engaged can be one of the most memorable and exciting moments in your life. For t­he first few weeks, you will feel dizzy with happiness and bursting with anticipation. And you should be! You’ve met the man or woman of your dreams and have decided to make it official. Now it’s time to plan…