Archive for the ‘Personal Finances’ Category

Quitting your job to take care of your child can be more than just a rewarding experience—it can also help you save money. Although you’ll have one less salary in your household, you have to calculate the costs of childcare. For many families, it might not be worth keeping your job after you factor in […]

  With all of the different types of recommended insurance policies out there, it can be daunting when figuring out what you need and what you really don’t. Exact insurance needs will vary by individual, but the following are some basic types of insurance that just should everyone should have: Health insurance Even if you […]

Seriously relying on that next paycheck in order to take care of necessary expenses and bills may not be an ideal situation, but for many, it’s reality. If you currently live paycheck to paycheck, you certainly aren’t alone. Although it can be stressful waiting for your next payday, the following tips can help: Automatically contribute […]

If you’re in the beginning stages of planning a wedding, you’re probably quickly realizing that even the little things can be expensive. Many couples are surprised to discover just how expensive certain things can be, and many of these costs are overlooked completely, which can take many off-guard. We asked several different wedding planners to […]

If you’re in the beginning stages of planning a wedding, you’re probably quickly realizing that even the little things can be expensive. Many couples are surprised to discover just how expensive certain things can be, and many of these costs are overlooked completely, which can take many off-guard. We asked several different wedding planners to […]

Whether you’re hosting a holiday dinner for your entire family or you’re inviting some friends over for an evening of fun, a dinner party can be a great way to spend time with loved ones. However, it can also cost a lot of money, especially if you’re having a lot of people over. But you […]

We all feel stressed from time to time. But for many Americans, stress can be debilitating and affect many important aspects of their lives, including their personal relationships, jobs, and their finances. Not only can being stressed out cause someone to make poor financial decisions, but money problems in general can also be a huge […]

The holidays are right around the corner, and if you’re on a tight budget, it could be difficult buying something for everyone on your shopping list. But showing your loved ones that you care and were thinking of them doesn’t have to break the bank. There are tons of ways to make your own gifts, […]

Most individuals depend on the steady money they make from their jobs in order to pay their bills and other expenses. But sometimes, it can be difficult—or impossible—to continue working due to a sudden disability, illness, or injury. Disability insurance is a type of policy that was designed to provide protection in these scenarios. Some […]

If you want to save some extra cash, you can sometimes do so by spending it the right way. It may sound a bit strange at first, especially if you’re on a tight budget, but there are certain times when spending some money can actually help you save more overall: Durable and high-quality products Think […]