Financial Cents: Posts About Financial Planning

To Finance or Not to Finance: A Guide to Big Purchases

Take a close look at that deal before you sign it. It may not be worth the long-term investment.

Posted on: August 16, 2019


The Down-low on Down Payments

Should new homeowners still stick with the 20% down payment rule or put down less upfront to keep money in their savings?

Posted on: August 14, 2019


Ease the Financial Burden of Funding a Funeral

Apologies for getting a little grim...

Posted on: August 09, 2019


Rocky Mountain High-Waisted Pants: What Are the Best States for Retirement?

There are great, affordable states to spend your retirement in beside Florida, you know. But if we're being perfectly honest, Florida is still one of the best.

Posted on: September 21, 2018


Will Post-Retirement Income Affect Your Social Security?

The short answer is: No. The longer answer is: Wow, trying to explain the finer points of how Social Security works is very difficult.

Posted on: August 28, 2018