Understand What Bankers Are Saying

Understand What Bankers Are Saying

When you are able to understand what it is that your banker is saying it makes you more confident when you are working with a banker.  When you have to go to the bank and talk to someone they throw out…

Is It Legal To Refuse Large Bills?

Is It Legal To Refuse Large Bills?

You have mostly likely seen the signs that say “We do not accept bills over $20”. You have probably seen these signs at fast food restaurants, gas stations, movie theaters, and other businesses.  Have you ever wondered when you saw one whether…

Make Saving Easier

Make Saving Easier

Trying to save money can be somewhat of a hassle.  We try so hard to save money, but somehow it is much harder to do than we expect.  So what do you do when you need to save money but do not…

Save Money on Back to School Supplies

Save Money on Back to School Supplies

It is the time of year to start thinking about going back to school.  It is a time of year that students dread because they have to give up their summer time freedom, parents hate it because they must spend a…

Make a Financial Plan for Your Special Needs Child

Make a Financial Plan for Your Special Needs Child

When you have a special needs child the last thing that is probably on your mind is coming up with a financial plan for them.  You have so much to worry about that you do not even think about financial planning…

Grow an Emergency Fund

Grow an Emergency Fund

Having an emergency fund is something that everyone wants.  More people need to make it happen rather than just want it.  An emergency fund is a must have, you never know when you will need it but when you do you will…

Things to Buy at a Garage Sale

Things to Buy at a Garage Sale

Most people enjoy going to garage sales.  There are so many treasures that you can find by going to garage sales.  There are some things that you should buy at a garage sale and fix up as opposed to buying new.  It will…

Kitchen Upgrades that are Worth the Money

Kitchen Upgrades that are Worth the Money

When you want to redo your kitchen you must decide what upgrades will be worth the money and what will not be worth it.  Some upgrades are going to provide a better return on the investment than others do.  So what upgrades…

Retirement Planning When You Only Have 1 to 3 Years Left Before You Retire

Retirement Planning When You Only Have 1 to 3 Years Left Before You Retire

When you only have one to three years left before you retire there are still things left to do.  Just because you are this close to retirement does not mean that everything you need to do to prepare for retirement is…

Retirement Planning During Your Last 12 Months at Work

Retirement Planning During Your Last 12 Months at Work

You have twelve months or less before you retire, you are in the homestretch.  You are so close you are probably very much ready, or so you think.  There are still things that you need to take care of when you have…