One of the keys to a sound financial strategy is spending less than you take in, and then finding a way to put your excess to work. A money management approach involves creating budgets to understand and make decisions about where your money is going. It also involves knowing where you may be able to put your excess cash to work.
Surprise! You’ve Got Money! Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Saving for College 101 Here’s a crash course on saving for college.
The Latte Lie and Other Myths Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
The Cost of Procrastination Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
What Our Kids Can Teach us About Saving Money Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
Keeping Up with the Joneses Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
The Power of Compound Interest Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
- Spotting Credit Trouble
- How Does Your Credit Score Compare?
- U.S. Personal Savings Rate
- Life and Death of a Twenty Dollar Bill
- Pay Yourself First
- Buying vs. Leasing a Car
- Your Emergency Fund: How Much Is Enough?
- Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time
- What to Look for in Personal Finance Apps
- Password Protection Strategies
- A Penny Saved is Two Pennies Earned
- The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
- Making Sense of U.S. Household Net Worth
- Countering Counterfeit Currency
- Weighing the Benefits of Prepaid Debit Cards
- The Half Million Dollar Baby
- The Lowdown on Those Free Credit Scores
- Strategies For Managing Student Loan Debt
- Budgeting After a Divorce
- The History of Currency
- How Big is Currency?
- The Five Basics of Financial Literacy