Building your Financial Life: Spring Cleaning your Finances

Spring cleaning your house is great, but while you're at it, you should give your financial house a deep clean, too.

Posted on: May 20, 2019


Are You Financially Literate?

A recent study broke down financial literacy into five key concepts that people needed to understand in order to be considered financially literate. 

Posted on: May 17, 2019


What Is a Hard Credit Check?

Hard credit inquiries occur when you are applying for new credit and can only be run with your express permission. 

Posted on: May 17, 2019


A Brief History of Sick Days

When it comes to guaranteeing paid medical leave, the United States is behind many European nations ... and possibly the Ancient Egyptians as well.

Posted on: May 17, 2019


Save a Few Bucks on Fido with These DIY Pet Toys

You don't have to spend a lot of money in order to keep your furry little friend occupied for hours and hours at a time.

Posted on: May 16, 2019


5 Tips to Help You Rebuild a Bad Credit Score

When it comes to fixing bad credit, there are no overnight solutions. More than anything else, you're going to have to learn to be patient.

Posted on: May 16, 2019


Do Reverse Mortgages Target the Elderly?

A reverse mortgage can be a helpful financial solution for older Americans, but you need to know how they work before you agree to take one out.

Posted on: May 15, 2019


Do You Have Bad Credit and Need a Loan? Here Are 4 Options

Finding the right bad credit loan means doing your research, understanding the pros and cons of each product, and finding the loan that works best for you.

Posted on: May 15, 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