10 financial goals to set for yourself in 2016

Thinking about how you can rock your 2016 goals — from shedding those last holiday pounds to finally getting a promotion at work? As you’re planning, be sure to consider your financial goals, too! After all, why not get healthy … Read more

Take these 8 actions to help avoid identity theft

Keep your personal info on lockdown. Roughly 17.6 million people — 7 percent of all consumers age 16 or older in the U.S. — experienced at least one incident of identity theft in 2014, according to the most recent data from … Read more

Travel hacks for Millennials on a Budget

If you watch travel shows like The Amazing Race or scroll through your friends’ vacation shots on social media, you’ve probably said something like “where is that??” or “take me there!” With social-media sharing at an all-time high, it’s normal … Read more

7 ways to save big on your next vacation

Everyone needs a vacation — and there’s no time like the present to think about your next trip. If you’re looking to plan a getaway, but are worried about the expense of a trip, take heart: You can travel on … Read more

Rock your tax refund

6 ways to stash (not spend) your cash. Have you received (or are expecting to receive) a refund from the IRS this year? Even though a refund is really just the amount you overpaid in taxes during the year, it … Read more

What you need to know about CD Laddering

When it comes to financial planning for your short- and long-term goals, saving and investing are key components to help you build wealth. But after the Great Recession, some investors may feel a bit skittish about locking up so much … Read more

Coupons 101: How to save like a pro

8 easy ways to save online and in-store.   In 2015, 90 per cent of American consumers used coupons to save on food, medication, household products and other items. Whether you’re new to the coupon game, or are a regular … Read more

Stay in school or start a business?

You’re in college and you have big plans: To start your own business. While you’re in class, you’re daydreaming of your next Big Idea and thinking about the day you can give your full attention to your business. At some … Read more