How Much Should I Be Saving in My 20s?

When you're young and in your 20s, saving your money is the last thing on your mind. For many people, this is the first time they've ever had a professional job and are earning "real money" from something other than a part-time summer job. Their first impulse might be to spend it on something fun... Continue Reading →

What is Zero-Based Budgeting?

Have you tried budgeting but felt like it wasn’t hitting all of your goals? Traditional methods are intended to help you realize where all your money is going and to get your spending under control. But what if you have bigger aspirations like paying off your debt or saving for retirement? Perhaps what you need... Continue Reading →

How to Build Up an Emergency Fund

What would you do if you suddenly were faced with a major expense like a $1,000+ car repair or the roof started to leak? Or what about if another pandemic were to strike and put you out of work indefinitely? According to a nationwide poll by Bankrate, fewer than 4 in 10 Americans have enough... Continue Reading →

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