A young couple working together toward their goals of eliminating debt and saving for retirement

How to Balance Paying off Debt and Saving for Retirement

Paying off your debt and saving for retirement are two, very big priorities in your financial life. Unfortunately, many of us have a difficult time choosing which one is more important. However, if you’ve been wrestling with the choice, the good news is that you don’t have to. It is possible to save for retirement and get rid of debt at the same time with some good money management.

5 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer in Retirement

Whether that’s traveling, taking up a long-desired hobby or spending more time with the grandkids, you’ll be able to enjoy a lot more of life than when you were working. However, without a career to structure your days, you may find you have an abundance of time on your hands. Many seniors choose to fill that void by volunteering. Not only is it a great way to give back to your community, but it also offers you many personal benefits.

Financial Advice for the Sandwich Generation

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.

Tips to Manage Finances for Stay-at-Home Dads

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.

Your golden years may have more in common with this tournament than you think.

What March Madness Can Teach You about Saving for Retirement

Every March, millions of people become obsessed with filling out their brackets for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. Making those selections are often well researched, thoughtful decisions. In fact, how you approach your tournament choices can help guide the way you handle your retirement savings.