Fixed vs. Chore-Based Allowance: Which Should You Choose?

Every parent knows that feeling. Your child is begging for candy at the checkout line or your teen asks for cash to go out with their friends. Do you give in or make them use their allowance money? While paying an allowance is common, it’s wise to use it as a means to teach responsible [...]

Are In-App Purchases Killing Your Budget?

While there is most likely an app for that, all these in-app purchases could be killing your budget. You will be amazed at the wide range of useful apps available for your home computer, mobile devices, tablets, and more. With so many apps available, it’s important to be selective about which apps you choose and [...]

5 Good Financial Habits to Start January 1st

Many of the things you do daily are simply a habit. Whether it's buying coffee on the way to work or a $10 lunch habit, they can potentially harm your budget. Similar to how bad financial habits can get you into trouble, good financial habits can keep you out of trouble. Implementing good monetary [...]

2021-12-16T11:11:01-04:00December 29th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

How Often Should You Review Financial Goals?

Ensure Your Financial Goals with Quarterly Check-Ups You probably have some financial goals you’re looking to achieve. It may be a short-term goal to raise money for a family vacation or a long-term goal of saving a little from each paycheck. In order to reach your goals and prevent them from simply becoming a [...]

2021-10-20T11:20:20-04:00October 22nd, 2021|Categories: Saving Money|Tags: , , , , |

Planning for Retirement in an Uncertain World

COVID-19 certainly threw many retirement plans for a loop. It’s not just the pandemic, but the financial uncertainty left in its wake that has many people rethinking their retirement goals and restarting planning for retirement. Suppose you’re planning to retire within the next ten years, or at least you were before the pandemic struck. [...]

2021-02-24T11:52:59-04:00August 26th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |
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