QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your ‘Money Movies?’
It’s been said that money makes the world go ’round. We believe that money makes for many great movie moments. In modern society, money is often seen as either a…
Tax Deductions: I Can Get a Deduction For That?
Tax time is rapidly approaching, and a common question is, “What types of  things are tax deductible?” Here’s some helpful links for tax season. First,  something funny: Are you a whaling…
Gas Pump
Spring Break road trips are traditionally a time to head off to a warmer climate for some well-deserved fun and relaxation. And when we’re in the grips of a long…
When is the Right Time to Get Engaged? [INFOGRAPHIC]
How do you know if you’re ready to pop the question? Traditionally, guys make the move, often buying the engagement ring beforehand and getting down on one knee (often after a…
holiday budgeting
The holiday season can lead to some significant spending as many people go out of their way to show their friends and family how much they are appreciate through gift-giving.…
Be Aware of Retirement Milestones [INFOGRAPHIC]
Retirement, for many people, is either a goal or an eventuality. In both cases, it’s something for which we should all plan. While life is a journey, how do you…
Life insurance
Getting married, buying a home and starting a family are just a few of the milestones in life. However, these milestones also mean assuming more responsibility, especially if, like me, you’re a…
‘Black Friday’ Shopping Safety Tips
Keep an eye on your wallet this week as you scour store sales for great discounts this holiday season. Black Friday marks the kick-off for holiday shopping, and with it,…
holiday debt
Debt can get a bad reputation. Just look up “debt” in the dictionary and read the example sentences: “The company has run up huge debts.” “He is trying to pay…
caulking drafty windows
There’s a nip in the air. And whether you live in a brownstone in the city or a big spread in the suburbs, you don’t want the chill to come…