What To Do With Your Stimulus Check

2021-04-06T16:01:35+00:00April 22nd, 2020|

As 2020 and the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic proved, the unexpected can come along at any time. To assist those affected, the federal government has approved several rounds of stimulus packages to support Americans during difficult times. Eligible taxpayers who filed tax returns for either 2019 or 2020 will automatically receive an economic impact

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Income and Expenses

2020-06-30T18:49:21+00:00April 17th, 2020|

People spend money. But many people don't know how to track how much they're spending or how to prioritize it. Income and Expenses Making and spending money is a part of everyday financial life. Managing your money successfully relies on figuring out your income and expenses. This boils down to how much

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Checking Out Charities

2020-06-30T18:49:38+00:00April 17th, 2020|

You've heard people say that it's better to give than to receive. But what does that really mean? Checking Out Charities Many people associate giving with charity, and donating money to help those who are in need. You can also make donations to organizations that support causes that you believe in. There are

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The Cost of College

2020-06-30T18:49:47+00:00April 17th, 2020|

One of the many mysteries of college, especially freshman year, is what being there is actually going to cost you. Sure, you know there’s tuition. If you’re living in a dorm, there’s room and board. Those bills arrive before you ever set foot on campus. But how much will you need to make it

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Wills

2020-06-30T18:50:00+00:00April 17th, 2020|

Having a will to allocate your estate after you die is essential, so make sure it's done formally and legally. Where there's a will, there's a way to make your wishes known. A will is a legal document that transfers your property after you die, and names the people who will settle your estate,

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Identity Theft

2020-06-30T18:50:18+00:00April 17th, 2020|

The best way to prevent fraud is to stay informed, aware, and on top of your finances. The nature of fraud is to deceive, so it's often difficult to recognize when you've gotten involved in a fraudulent situation. Unfortunately, getting out of the resulting mess can be made more difficult by the false, missing,

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Auto Insurance

2020-06-30T18:50:33+00:00April 15th, 2020|

The truth is that car accidents are expensive, and it's not just the price of fixing a bumper or headlight. Accidents can incur medical bills, repair costs, and even lawsuits and if you're not protected, you could be on the hook for all the costs—especially if you’re the one found at fault. Auto

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Planning for Your Health

2020-06-30T18:50:44+00:00April 15th, 2020|

Health insurance can help you pay for the medical expenses you and your family might encounter. In general, most health insurance plans cover the cost of doctor and hospital visits. Some also include dentist visits, physical therapy, and alternative care. Health Insurance Options The biggest choice in health insurance today is between managed

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Health Insurance

2020-08-06T17:09:05+00:00April 15th, 2020|

Your health can be unpredictable, and no one knows when health problems could befall them. Learning how to navigate health insurance will help you protect yourself in the future. There is no way to predict what will happen; you may lead a lucky life without serious illness or accidents. But there is always

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Life Insurance

2020-06-30T18:52:12+00:00April 15th, 2020|

If anyone depends on you for financial security, life insurance is something you can't afford to ignore. If anyone depends on you for financial security, life insurance is something you can't afford to ignore. And even if you're not at that stage in life yet, it's still smart to know what's at stake

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Talking to Your Partner About Money

2020-06-30T18:52:10+00:00April 8th, 2020|

When it comes to talking with a spouse or partner about money, many people shy away. It can be scary—but it doesn’t have to be. Positive and frequent communication is key. Talk Often A great way to reduce the stress of talking about money is to discuss things frequently with your partner. Don’t

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