5 Tips for First Time Home Buyers

Owning a home is the fulfillment of the American Dream. If you are planning to buy your first home, there’s lots to think about……

Use a Sinking Fund to Stay Afloat

Being proactive is a quality of the most highly successful people, especially when it comes to handling money.  One of the ways to get…..

Don’t Take Out a Loan for Vacation

If you are recovering from 3-4 long, long months of cold, snow, ice and wind you may be starting to dream about summer vacation…..

Five Ways to Give Yourself a Raise

If you are like most people, it often seems that the money going out each month exceeds the amount of money coming in. Sometimes…..

Should You Buy or Lease a Car?

When you need a vehicle, your two major choices are to buy or lease, but figuring out which is best is like trying to…..

I’m Dead – Now What?

There is a book titled I’m Dead Now What and I just love the title because it’s an attention grabber and addresses the need…..

Don’t Retire – Rewire

The title of today’s blog is borrowed from a book of the same title written by Jeri Sedlar of the Conference Board. When most…..

What’s Your Definition of Financial Success?

Too many times we define financial success according to an outside standard instead of defining it for ourselves. We look at the person with…..

Health Care Sharing Plans – Part 2

To help you decide if a health care sharing plan is right for you and your family, we are going to look at things…..

Health Care Sharing Plans – Part 1

Health care costs seem to be rising every year, which has increased the popularity of some alternatives to traditional health insurance. These are called…..

Congratulations on Getting Engaged!

Christmas and Valentine’s Day are popular days for marriage proposals. If you recently got engaged, congratulations! It’s time to start talking about a lot…..

Lessons from a Financial Train Wreck

An article on The WealthSimple.com website caught my eye. In their “Money Diaries,” they feature interesting people telling their financial life stories in their…..