For many people, they are forgoing the 'starter home' and jumping straight to their 'forever home.' But what exactly does that entail? Here are some factors you should
Leaving for college is an exciting milestone in any teen’s life. For the first time, they’ll be taking on several responsibilities they’ve never had to deal with before. Before dropping them off at school, take a look at this list to see what you can do to help make the adjustment as easy and seamless as possible. CREATE A ...
A new school year is right around the corner and it’s time to start preparing your kids (and yourself) for the inevitable end of summer vacation. The more organized you are leading up to the big day, the less stressful it will be for the entire family once it arrives. Check out our school year prep checklist below. BED TIME CHANGES Chances are, ...
It can be difficult to know when and where it is appropriate to leave a tip. To help you out, we’ve created this helpful guideline of when you should or shouldn't tip. SIT DOWN RESTAURANTS For many waiters, they are earning less than minimum wage making them dependent upon tips. So unless the service was just absolutely atrocious, i.e. the waiter ...
Even for adults, saving money can be a difficult habit to get into. However, the earlier you start this practice, the more you will benefit from it. Here are some tips for teens who are looking for ways to start saving. PAY YOURSELF FIRST Every time you earn money, before buying anything else, start making it habit to pay yourself first by putting ...
While the holidays can be one of the most magical times of year, if you aren’t careful, they can also be one of the most expensive. Here are some tips for saving money
As your parents start getting older, it becomes imperative to start having those important conversations regarding their finances and healthcare. Here are some tips to
We all have wishes regarding our medical care, but what happens if you’re in a position where you’re not able to express these desires? This is where a health care proxy
Whether it’s an earthquake, hurricane, or fire, dealing with the aftermath of a natural disaster can be a stressful experience. On top of taking care of your family, you
For necessary business items that can’t be completed in-house, you may seek out a vendor. Here are some things to take into consideration before selecting a business
We’ve all been there. You had a bad day at work and those shoes you’ve been eyeing for some time seem like just the thing to make you feel better. This is often referred
When remodeling your home, especially when preparing to sell, chances are that you won’t be able to afford everything you would like to do. So which projects are going
Although there may be signs and expert opinions, there’s no way to predict with absolute certainty when another recession is going to happen. However, there are steps