When you think about a savings account you typically think of emergency funds, extra money you aren’t sure what to do with, retirement and vacations. Those are all great reasons to have money in a savings account, but there is one other reason to consider- college accounts! As college tuition increase year after year, do your kids a favor and help them get slightly ahead by opening a savings account for them with college in mind.
There are so many different numbers we have to know and keep on our minds, like social security numbers, cholesterol, blood pressure, address, phone number; the list goes on. There is one number that we don’t tend to keep a close eye on that we should… credit score! Just like your cholesterol, if your numbers aren’t where you wish they would be, you might need to make some changes. Here are four ways you can get that credit score … Continue Reading
Candle light dinner, fancy clothes, and the night spent with just the two of you. With no kids to bother you and hopefully your phones and devices put away, what are you and your spouse to do? Talk about your finances! One of the main contributors to divorce is finances. So, if you really want to save your marriage, here are four questions to ask and consider with your spouse.
What Are Your Top Financial Goals?
Before you can … Continue Reading
It will come as no surprise that Valentine’s Day, like every other holiday, is costing American’s more and more money each year. In fact, according to the Nation Retail Federation, total spending in America on Valentine’s Day is over $19 billion. This survey also found the average person typically spends over $140 on their spouse or significant other. If those numbers seem overwhelming to you, here are ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day and leave that money where it … Continue Reading
It is cold! Winter isn’t going anywhere for six more weeks! Instead of thinking about shoveling snow, think about how sweet it would be to shovel a hot, sweet, fresh doughnut into your mouth. Well, thanks to Krispy Kreme, now you can enjoy that savory taste this month for free with purchase of one of their new coffee blends.
On February first, Krispy Kreme announced a new coffee that is freshly brewed and is said to … Continue Reading