Recession Proofing Your Finances

Recessions are inevitable and while we can't predict when they will happen, we can take steps to prepare for them. Here are some ways to recession proof your finances.

What is Wage Garnishment?

WHAT IS IT? Wage garnishment is when your employer is instructed by a court to withhold a portion of your paycheck in order to pay your debts. There are two main types:

Common Myths About Wealth

Often times, financial decisions we make are based on information we believe to be true. However, some of this may actually be misinformation that can prevent you from

What Are Notarized Documents?

In an effort to reduce fraud, some important documents need to be notarized. Here is everything you need to know about the notary process and when it needs to take place.

How Stores Trick You

While you may not see it at first glance, every aspect of a store is designed in a way to encourage consumers to spend money. Here are some of the tactics that stores

What is Financial Abuse?

The month of October has been designated as ‘Domestic Abuse Awareness Month.’ It has been estimated that 1 in 5 adults will experience some form of financial abuse in

Vetting a Charity

Every year, millions of dollars are donated to charities throughout the country. While many legitimate organizations rely on donations, there are some people out there

What is an Uncontested Divorce?

Making the decision to divorce isn’t easy on anyone. However, if both sides agree to a divorce and who gets what, you may be able to make the process a little easier

Short-Term Financial Fast

A financial fast is a budgeting method where you cut out all unnecessary spending from your budget. While not a great option for longer term goals, it’s a great way to