Healthcare

December 16, 2013

Smart Shopper: Buy These Items AFTER Christmas

It’s December, the malls are bustling and “Sale” signs are everywhere. Good time to grab the deals? Not so fast. Savvy shoppers should realize that some […]
December 13, 2013

How to Avoid a Holiday Spending Hangover

It’s a holiday season tradition that you don’t want to observe. Many consumers spend more than they can afford, often racking up huge credit card balances. […]
November 25, 2013

Black Friday 2013: More Shoppers Will Spend – But Not Without Deals

This holiday season, Americans may not spend their green unless they see more red. Despite signs that the economy is improving, big store chains don’t expect […]
November 20, 2013

This Thanksgiving – Give Thanks, by Giving

For most families, Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on everything you’ve been given, and to be grateful for all that you have. The past few […]
November 12, 2013

Finance 101: All About Emergency Funds

In life you should expect the unexpected, and this is why you need an emergency fund. The best you can do is to prepare for emergencies […]
November 11, 2013

10 Reasons to Hire a Military Veteran

Democrats and Republicans came together to pass the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011, which offers tax credits at employers as incentive to hire military […]
October 25, 2013

The American Dream in 2013: What Does it Mean?

When you hear the word “American Dream,” what comes to mind?  Is it your 2.5 kids playing inside a white picket fence? Is it turning your […]
October 23, 2013

Financial Decisions That May Haunt You Later in Life

People often say “life is short” as a justification to do or buy something immediately rather than waiting. But the truth is, life is not short. […]
October 17, 2013

What to Buy in October

By shopping standards, October is that odd month sitting smack in the middle of the back-to-school frenzy and the holiday shopping extravaganza. But frugal shoppers need […]