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Debt vs Saving

March 7, 2017 • 0 comments

In the Battle between Debt & Savings, Debt is Winning

Americans need to save more and borrow less. Lately, though, the credit card has been winning in the eternal battle between debt and savings, a new study from Bankrate finds. Bankrate found that 52% of Americans report they have more money in emergency savings accounts than they do in credit card debt. This is unchanged from 2016.

6 Winter Driving Tips

January 5, 2017 • 0 comments

If you want to be a safe driver in the snow – regardless of where you live – you should heed the following advice from Allstate:

Giving Season

December 9, 2016 • 0 comments

‘ Tis Better to...

Giving makes us feel better than receiving during the holidays, a new survey shows. The non-profit Leukemia & Lymphoma Society commissioned a survey, and found that an overwhelming majority of Americans (90%) say they believe the true meaning of the holidays is to help others and 87% say they wish they could do more to help others in need.

Too Young to Think about Investing? THINK AGAIN!

November 30, 2016 • 0 comments

“How did it get so late so soon?” — Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss’s whimsical take on life has been delighting children of all ages for generations. His simple, but powerful words continue to resonate today, even in the context of planning for a financially secure future. Because when you get right down to it, the younger you are, the more you potentially have to gain by taking advantage of the time ahead of you.

Will We Ever Be Able to Retire?

September 14, 2016 • 0 comments

Remember when retirement was a defined event in nearly every American’s life? It meant an end to the work life, and a greater opportunity for leisure, hobbies and family visits. Those were the days.

Thanksgiving Facts

November 25, 2015 • 0 comments

Conversation at the Thanksgiving dinner table can be raucous, polite, funny, impolitic or even weird. Sometimes there are awkward silences – and to fill those moments we’re offering you these fun Thanksgiving facts, courtesy of the Census Bureau: