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6 Financial Questions to Ask Your Dad on Father’s Day

6 Financial Questions to Ask Your Dad on Father’s Day

It’s Father’s Day, which is a special day to celebrate the special men in your life. Whether you are a father, have a father, or may be a father, it’s a good time to ask some questions that will greatly impact your financial future. Some of these...
Tax Considerations Same-Sex Spouses Must Now Consider

Tax Considerations Same-Sex Spouses Must Now Consider

The road to marriage for same-sex couples is now possible and clear. With all its rights and responsibilities, the road after marriage may be a little less so. As we near the end of another tax season, let’s get some clarity around taxes for same-sex...
How Marriage Can Impact Your Taxes

How Marriage Can Impact Your Taxes

As you and your spouse prepared to walk down the aisle, chances are you were daydreaming about that beautiful day to profess your love to the world, that search for your first home together, and even starting a family. The honeymoon often ends, though, when...
Infographic: Negotiating a Higher Starting Salary

Infographic: Negotiating a Higher Starting Salary

Picture this: two engineers, Sammi and Jessica, are both applying for the same position at a fast-growing technology company. Both have the same experience and skill level. When the company calls them both to offer them both a position, Sammi feels awkward....
3 Ways Wealthy People Leverage Their Credit

3 Ways Wealthy People Leverage Their Credit

When it comes to building wealth, credit is an underplayed hand that even the savviest investors don’t give enough weight. Healthy credit habits and healthy financial habits are not mutually exclusive by any stretch of the imagination. If you’re strategic...
Your 2017 Financial Plan – A New Year, A New You

Your 2017 Financial Plan – A New Year, A New You

It’s that time of the year – 2016 is waning, and 2017 is right around the corner. And as always, money and financial planning are right up there on people’s lists of New Year’s goals. In fact, “Save more, spend less,” is the #1 new year’s resolution...
The Best Way to Make Money in 2017: Spend in 2016

The Best Way to Make Money in 2017: Spend in 2016

With 2017 just a few short weeks away, money seems to be flying out of our wallets in the name of the “holiday season”. Between expensive airfares and never-ending presents for the whole family, spending skyrockets in November and December. Countdown: Top 5...
Stop Stressing About Your Credit Score, Read Your Report

Stop Stressing About Your Credit Score, Read Your Report

Credit scores get all the press in the world of personal finance – quite literally. You constantly hear stories about 800+ scores, or how the scoring system may be changing, or how to improve your score, or what hurts your score or why you should even care...
Holiday Tips: How to Buy Your Kids Gifts That Keep on Giving

Holiday Tips: How to Buy Your Kids Gifts That Keep on Giving

Key Takeaways How the Four Gift Rule can help you through the holidays. The benefits of taking your kids camping, visiting a new city, or getting them out of the house. How to give your kids gifts that teach responsibility, investing, and healthy habits....