Everyone has dreams of taking a vacation, but for many of us finding ways to travel affordably can seem out of reach. However, with some careful planning, budgeting, and priority adjusting, your dream may not be as elusive as it seems. Here are some tips for planning an adventure for less.
If you’re a person in your late thirties, forties, or fifties who cares for children and your aging parents, you’re part of the “Sandwich Generation.” It also means that you have a lot of financial obligations on your plate. In order to make ends meet, keep your stress low and prepare for the future, you need to have a plan for balancing your finances. Here are 5 tips to help you take control.
If you’re looking to save money for something special, you need to have a plan. People who set a money saving goal tend to save a lot faster than those who just wing it. Here are some tips to help you realize your next savings goal.
Having a retirement decumulation strategy can be vital if you want to live comfortably in your golden years without worrying about the money have have set aside for retirement.
As a single parent, you have a lot to shoulder, from paying the bills, to taking your kids to soccer practice, to grocery shopping. With all that responsibility as a sole provider, it’s important to think about what might happen if you aren’t around.
The decision for Dad to stay home isn’t always an easy one. The choice means your family must survive on one income, and must overcome stereotypes of stay-at-home fathers as less manly and unable to provide. In order to make it work both socially and financially, it’s vital to have open communication with your partner, along with a great budget. Here are a few tips to help manage your household as a stay-at-home dad.
Annuities can be used to help you generate income and provide the opportunity for growth of your annuity while protecting it from market downturns. To help you understand annuities better, here are 6 misconceptions you may have heard about them.
Having fun this summer doesn’t mean you have to spend a ton of money. There are many ways to enjoy the season on a budget. With a little brainstorming and planning you can have a great time without breaking the bank.
If you’re taking care of a family member, you may want to consider purchasing life insurance to provide support to others. Here are three big reasons why.
Give your financial planner an idea of what you’d like to achieve, by writing down your financial goals and prioritize them. Some questions you may ask yourself include.