1, 2, 3 CD: Saving for the Future

Don't put all of your investiments in one place

Financial planning is the key to survival in a tough economy. The success to family finances is dependent on saving every nickel and dime there is to spare. But what do you do with that money once the piggy bank is full? A wise finance-savvy couple will seek to maximize the return on investment while […]

Investing in Your Future: As Easy as 1, 2, 3

Investing the right way

Start the money ball rolling by putting a few dollars away and before long you’ll  be able to develop a whole new approach to money… a little less focus on getting the next shiny object and more on building long term sustainable wealth. Saving will not only boost your financial security and your credit scores but it will also reduce stress and worry […]

Americans Barely Keeping Afloat

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Did you know that 44% of Americans are “liquid asset poor” i.e. live from paycheck to paycheck? If you have less than 3 months income in savings you are “liquid asset poor” and are just one set-back away from disaster.  If you are in this boat you are not alone. And it isn’t entirely your […]

Five Tips On Savings Accounts

Tips for savings accounts

Many families these days are living paycheck to paycheck many companies have cut back on full-time employees in favor of part-time due to fear about Obamacare. So families are pinching pennies and just scraping by. Saving for the future is the furthest thing from their minds. However, it is still very important for families to save for the […]

Avoid Making Your Personal Finance Situation Worse

Personal Finance

The cost of living is rising every year. Keeping on top of your family’s finances is difficult. Trying to balance your budget when funds are limited isn’t easy, so it’s important to make good decisions and avoid any decisions that will put yourself into a financial hole. If you’ve already gotten yourself and your family into a difficult financial […]

Using Personal Loans to Save Money

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You’ve probably heard the old saying, “Neither a borrower nor a lender be.” While it would be great if we were all so financially stable that we never had to worry about borrowing or lending money, that just isn’t a reality for most people today. But if you do find yourself in a tough spot […]