April 6, 2012

Sweet Spring Holiday Facts & Figures

Spring is here … and with it comes two imporant religious holidays – Easter and Passover.  While the Easter holiday gives a lot of business to […]
April 5, 2012

Seniors Have $36 Billion in Student Loans

New research from the New York Fed shows Americans 60 years and older owe a collective $36.5 billion in outstanding student loans. More than 10% of these indebted […]
April 3, 2012

What To Do With Your Million Dollar Jackpot …

Three winners of the record-breaking U.S. lottery jackpot now face a series of daunting decisions about how to handle their share of the $656 million prize.  […]
March 29, 2012

Tips for Buying Your Lucky Lottery Ticket

Mega Millions fever is gripping the nation.  The jackpot for the lottery game that’s played in 42 states as well as the District of Columbia and […]
March 27, 2012

Stash or Trash? Spring Cleaning Part 2

Last week, we discussed the importance of a financial spring cleaning.  This week, we’ll take it a step further with additional stash or trash tips from SavvySugar.  […]
March 22, 2012

A Lesson on March Madness and Debt

March Madness season is upon us.  While many of us enjoy filling out brackets, entering office pools or cheering on our alma maters, did you know […]
March 20, 2012

Spring Cleaning Your Finances

With winter gone and spring in full bloom, many of us have spring cleaning on our mind.  But spring cleaning isnt’ just about freshening up your […]
March 15, 2012

Myths of St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is a day to don green, watch parades, decorate with shamrocks, and toast with pint of beer – all in celebration of the Christian Saint Patrick (A.D. 387-461).  Today, it […]
March 14, 2012

Girl Scouts Now Earn Financial Badges

Most of us understand intuitively that the Girl Scouts of America aren’t just about selling cookies. What you might not know is that the green-sashed entrepreneur […]