The Cost of Caregiving

As your parents or yourself approaches the age where caregiving may become necessary, make time to sit down and have a discussion about the various caregiving options

Coping with Financial Stress

Coping with financial stress can take a toll on anybody’s life. Here are a few ideas to help you start finding ways to combat the pressure that often comes along with

Marriage & Finances

There's enough stress associated with planning a wedding that most people don't even think about their finances. However, this is an important step towards your lives

Experiences vs. Things

It’s important to make room in your budget for “fun” stuff. Budgets without room for things like going to see a movie, buying a pair of shoes, or going on vacation are

Life After Debt

Congratulations, you’ve finally accomplished the goal of paying off your debt. That weight off your shoulders has disappeared and you now have the freedom to do more of

Calculate Net Worth - Financial Fitness Plan

This month, we're going to talk about how to calculate your net worth. This may sound intimidating, but it's actually fairly simple and extremely important to your

Cutting Spending with Friends

You’ve decided to make it a New Year’s resolution to save money or live on a budget, which is awesome. However, your friends may not have the same goals or are in a

Financial Planning In Your 60's

As you reach your 60's, you are at the point where your career is beginning to wind down. Retirement plans are becoming more concrete and your children are starting

Financial Planning In Your 50's

As you reach your 50's, retirement is no longer that 'far off dream' but a reality just around the corner. Your kids are grown and headed out into the real world. It's