December 29, 2014

Do This Before 2014 Ends

The holidays are a busy time of year – and expensive too. That’s why it makes sense to take a break from the hubbub and look […]
December 24, 2014

Merry Money: Christmas Movie Trivia

Did you know It’s a Wonderful Life was considered a box office failure? Or how much money Will Farrell turned down to star in Elf 2? […]
December 23, 2014

It's Better to Give Than to Receive

Michael Norton is a professor at Harvard Business School. Smart dude, right? Well, he’s got some news for us: money can buy happiness. But only if […]
December 21, 2014

Don't Make These Mistakes This Holiday Season

We all make mistakes – especially around the holidays.  It’s easy to overdo it for the sake of others. But when we’re exhausted and stressed, we […]
December 19, 2014

Shifts in Debt Create Challengess for ARM Professionals

A recent credit report study from TransUnion found that the composition of loans that people typically carry has materially changed for both the youngest and oldest […]
December 18, 2014

Consumers Keep Same Holiday Budget Despite Low Gas Prices

Despite their age, income and education levels, most Americans agree on one thing: they are not allocating more money toward shopping this year. Millennials are the […]
December 17, 2014

Family Time: Big Holiday Fun on a Small Budget

Too many people think you have to spend big bucks to have big Christmas fun.  They splurge on gifts, traveling, food, and entertainment and then shrug […]
December 16, 2014

'Tis the Season to Be Shopping – But Maybe Not in Jersey

According to a new Rutgers-Eagleton poll, less than 40% of New Jersey residents shopped on Black Friday.  This number – however dismal it may seem in […]
December 15, 2014

Now or Later? Prioritizing Your Debts

We often hear about good debt and bad debt. That’s probably because we’d all be depressed if financial experts went around referring to bad debt and […]