Once upon a time, savings accounts were a decent investment option, but today they rarely keep up with inflation… what happened?
Almost every financial adviser recommends having a 401(k)… but are they the surefire solution they’re made out to be?
Debt is one of our least favorite things to talk about, and that’s one of the main reasons it is so hard to pay them off. BUT researchers have figured out how to rewire your brain to take on the debt monster.
It isn’t that budgeting is so hard really, but it is a lifestyle, something that you have to incorporate into your everyday routine. And any new habit takes some time to stick. If you taste a little bit of success and newfound control of your money right out of the gate, you’re much more likely to be motivated and commit for the long term. And that is so possible.
Choosing beneficiaries, and keeping those choices up-to-date, is an important part of owning life insurance. The birth or adoption of a child, marriage, or divorce can affect your initial choice. Review your beneficiary designation as new situations arise in order to make sure your choice is still appropriate.