Tag: debt

Retirement

How to Create a Retirement Budget in 3 Simple Steps

January 16, 2019. Joanna Cutrara

Follow these retirement tips to create a personalized retirement budget.

Savings

Five Ways to Start the Financial Year Off Right

January 15, 2019. Roberto Cruz

When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, many Americans have money on their mind. Get your finances in order for 2019.

Life Insurance

New Hybrid Long-Term Care Insurance Includes Life Insurance Coverage

January 14, 2019. Robert Yaniz Jr

While you weigh term and whole life insurance, you might want to consider this new hybrid long-term care insurance.

Credit Cards

Simple Ways to Avoid Credit Card Debt

December 07, 2018. Tara Schatz

Credit cards let you spend beyond your means. Avoid the pitfalls of credit card debt with this helpful guide.

Mortgages

How Reverse Mortgage Lenders Work

November 30, 2018. Joanna Cutrara

Here are the eligibility rules you may not know, plus how to find reverse mortgage lenders and counselors.

Savings

The Beginner’s Guide to Budgeting

November 04, 2018. Robert Yaniz Jr

A practical guide to figuring out your income and expenses, how to prioritize your spending and the tools to do it all.

Credit Cards

7 Simple Ways to Protect Against Child Identity Theft and Fraud

October 22, 2018. Joanna Cutrara

Child identity theft is on the rise and often doesn’t get caught until it’s too late. Learn how you can protect your child from scammers.

Credit Cards

Preparing Your Children for Their First Credit Card

October 20, 2018. Tara Schatz

A credit card can teach kids about spending, saving, budgeting and more. But it is also a big responsibility.

Student Lending

Affordable Ways to Earn a College Degree

October 19, 2018. Rebecca Galib

Let’s be honest. College is just plain expensive. A bachelor’s degree can cost anywhere from $37,000 to over $130,000, according to the College Board. In 2017, members of Generation X…

Credit Cards

How to Use a Credit Card Wisely

September 02, 2018. Tara Schatz

You can save money and build a positive credit score by practicing a few healthy habits.