Archive of How To Invest and Save Money Articles

Archive of How To Invest and Save Money Articles

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  • Basics About Charge-Offs and Why You Want to Avoid Them (12/01/2018)
    Charge-offs can affect your good credit rating, and remain on your credit report for up to seven years, even if your debt is ultimately paid off by a collection agency.... more
  • Why You May Want to Consider Exchange Traded Funds (11/15/2018)
    One major benefit of investing in Exchange Traded Funds is they provide a less expensive and lower risk way to invest in diversified stocks.... more
  • A Look at Some Popular Types of Trusts (11/01/2018)
    Various types of trusts are available to assist you in maintaining control of your assets during your lifetime, shielding them from probate, or reducing estate and gift taxes.... more
  • The Impact of Divorce on Financial Aid (10/15/2018)
    Did you know that a parent's divorce, separation, custodial status, or remarriage may impact the amount of financial aid your college student can qualify for?... more
  • Are You Saving Enough for Retirement? (10/01/2018)
    Do you have enough saved for the retirement lifestyle you will want? Learn what to factor in and how to calculate the savings you will need when the time comes.... more
  • The Importance of a Rainy Day Fund (09/15/2018)
    Do you have a six-month emergency savings fund? Most Americans don't, but financial advisors recommend that you prepare for the unexpected.... more
  • Maximizing Social Security Benefits for Married Couples (09/01/2018)
    Determining when to take Social Security is an important financial decision, impacting not only how much your benefit will be, but also the amount of your spouse's benefit.... more
  • Why You May Want to Consider Establishing a Trust (08/15/2018)
    No longer just for wealthy families, trusts can be utilized to transfer assets without the delays of probate, and to reduce estate and gift taxes.... more
  • The Importance of Planning for the Worst (08/01/2018)
    The importance of having a will cannot be over emphasized, particularly for anyone who is married or a parent.... more
  • Why You May Want to Increase Your Insurance Coverage (07/15/2018)
    There are so many different types of insurance and so many various plans and coverage for each. Researching for the best plan that suits you and your needs is important.... more
  • Things to Consider if You Have Student Debt (07/01/2018)
    Got student debt? Here are a few things to consider when trying and pay your student debt down quicker.... more
  • Why ETFs Can be an Appealing Way of Accessing Stocks (06/15/2018)
    If your goal is access to a diversified portfolio of stocks, ETFs can be a good way to achieve this.... more
  • Why You Should Access an Industry Specific FICO Score Before Borrowing (05/15/2018)
    Do you know about your multiple different credit scores? A lot of people do not realize that you have different credit scores that are specific to different types of loans.... more
  • What You Should Know About Medical Savings Accounts for Medicare Holders (05/01/2018)
    A Medical Savings Account could be the answer for Medicare holders.... more
  • Proactively Manage Your Credit (04/15/2018)
    It is important to take steps to proactively manage your credit. Here are a few simple steps you can take to help improve your credit.... more
  • The Importance of Teaching Kids to Save Money (04/01/2018)
    Teaching your children about money at an early age is very important. That includes cash, credit and debit cards and how they work.... more
  • A Few Ways to Boost Your Credit Score (03/15/2018)
    You need decent credit for pretty much everything. Learning how to improve and boost your credit score is a responsible thing to do.... more
  • What You Should Know About Self-Directed IRAs –Besides the Fact That... (03/01/2018)
    Are Self-Directed IRA's right for you? Learn some of the facts about them and see if they would be beneficial to your investing portfolio.... more
  • Watch Out for Automatic Renewals (02/15/2018)
    One major way to save some extra money is canceling your automatic renewals. There are probably a handful of subscriptions that were once free that you now are paying for without realizing.... more
  • A Few Things to Consider on the Financial Front Before Getting... (02/01/2018)
    If divorce is in your future, there are some things to keep in mind when it comes to your finances before splitting up.... more
  • Whom Should You Name as a Trustee? (01/15/2018)
    Who will you name as your trustee?... more
  • What are Digital IRAs and Should You Use One? (01/01/2018)
    If you are interested in investing in cryptocurrencies then doing so through digital IRAs is the safest choice. Buying shares through that creates a tax shield for profits earned on an investment as well.... more