Marriage and money
5 common financial mistakes newlyweds make
Once you are married, approaching money management and financial goals as a team is crucial to achieving them. Finances affect other aspects of your new life together.
Preparing for life's awkward moments
Life gets awkward. We've all been there and it's impossible to avoid. While we can't spare you from all of it, we can help you plan for some of life's curveballs.
Should you handle your debt with bankruptcy?
Bankruptcy might seem like a quick fix to a serious debt situation, but it can bring about serious consequences in the long run. Be sure you fully understand the relationship between debt and bankruptcy, and what your options are.
5 considerations when buying a new car
Here are a few considerations before walking into the showroom to buy a car, from loan pre-approval to understanding trade-in value and transaction fees.
Managing your family budget: What's a FICO score and how is it calculated?
In the next article in our family budget series, we share information to help explain your credit score, what it means, and how your financial habits can impact it.
Battle of the sexes: Who needs quality life insurance benefits more?
Read this article for common reasons to purchase life insurance and see speculation on who needs the insurance more.
Financial management 101: Teaching kids how to budget
Learning how to budget is a child's first step towards financial independence when they are older. Managing money is more than finances; it is the ability to work towards a bigger picture.