Financial Cents: Posts About Financial Advice

3 Tips for Managing Money in the Gig Economy

If you're not budgeting your money properly and building up your savings, you could end up struggling to make it from one paycheck to the next.

Posted on: June 13, 2019


How Do You Know When it’s Time to Help an Elder With Their Finances?

This is a talk you'll want to have sooner rather than later.

Posted on: May 14, 2019


What to Do if You’ve Been Put on the ChexSystems Blacklist

If you have a history of negative banking behavior, your ChexSystems report will prevent you from opening or maintaining a traditional bank account.

Posted on: May 13, 2019


Tips for Managing Your Money in Old Age

The sooner you start getting serious with your money, the easier it will be to manage your finances during your golden years.

Posted on: May 09, 2019


Is Credit Counseling Right for You?

If you are struggling with debt, credit counseling could help you get back on your feet—but you need to do your research first.

Posted on: May 01, 2019


What to Do When You Come into Money

How to handle your new fat stacks.

Posted on: April 26, 2019


5 Tips to Help You Ask Family and Friends for Financial Help

Asking for financial assistance from friends and family might be uncomfortable, but it's a much better option than turning to a high-interest payday lender.

Posted on: April 25, 2019


Should You Get Life Insurance?

Life insurance can help protect the ones you love when you're gone—but you want to make sure that you do your research before committing to a plan.

Posted on: April 24, 2019


Emergency Funds Are Important: Here’s How to Start Building One

Building and maintaining an emergency fund is an important financial cornerstone. If you don't have one, you should start saving today.

Posted on: April 23, 2019


So You’re Considering Bankruptcy … Now What?

Filing for bankruptcy isn't fun, but it can also mean a fresh start. People who are drowning in debt and unable to make their payments should strongly consider it.

Posted on: April 19, 2019