Who hasn’t gone off-budget once or twice in their lives? It can happen for a variety of reasons – from unexpected medical expenses to overspending on a vacation, to sudden unemployment, to simple carelessness. A busted budget can truly happen to anyone. But if it does happen to you, it’s important to get it back on track before the impact causes you serious money problems.
To keep your finances in order and your marriage solid, you’ll need to have open communication and a plan. The good news is that the more you and your partner work together on managing your money, the better you’ll get at doing it. Here are a few tips for merging your money and making it work.
American families will spend nearly $80 billion on back-to-school shopping every year. To save some cash on supplies for your kids this year, you’ll need to get a little more creative. Here are a few tips that can help.
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.
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.
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.
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.
With Mother’s Day just around the corner, it’s a good time to talk about how you can put Mom’s advice into action.
Spring and cleaning go hand-in-hand. Along with going through your house and getting rid of old clothes and other items you don’t need anymore, it’s also the perfect time to take a look at your finances and get them in order. Take the opportunity to free yourself of money messes and start fresh for the future