If you thought going to college brought you immeasurable freedom, just wait until graduation. The truth is, graduating college brings more life changes than entering college – especially when it comes to your financial landscape. Take a look at some of the most beneficial money saving tips for college graduates. Full story
In today’s networked world, the Web is changing the meaning of work for many individuals. Rather than working one full-time job, people are increasingly earning their incomes from many small jobs. Tiny jobs enable workers to monetize skills that might not have generated income in the past. We examine the rise of the tiny job economy below. Full story
Becoming parents has changed our lives for the better, financially and otherwise. Even though she’s tiny now, we’re imagining how she’ll grow in the years to come. For example, one of the goals we have is to have our little one be financially savvy with her money when it comes time for her to move out of our home. Here are some ways parents have successfully gotten their kids into saving their money.
With people changing jobs through the years, it can be easy to lose track of your retirement money tucked away at an old job’s 401(k) plan. For those who have some money left in their old employer’s 401(k) program, I want to share tips on deciding where to move their money. Full story
Savings is one of the most basic concepts in personal finance…or so we think. While the rewards of saving money are obvious, actually following through often proves to be a challenge. Even when people understand its importance, savings is made difficult by the fact that everyone’s situation is different. Below, we explore several different approaches to savings (and the pros and cons of each) to help you pick the right one. Full story
With Memorial Day just weeks away and tax refunds in hand, everyone is looking for ways they can have fun and save at the same time. Check out our infographic which looks at the cost of fun and how you can find ways to keep more money in your pocket.
Most of us have heard of financial gurus touting the many benefits of investing in an IRA. Depending on whether one goes with a traditional Individual Retirement Arrangement or Roth, participants can get some tax benefits with their contributions or on their withdrawals. If you’re looking to jump start or increase your retirement contributions, here are some big ways to find money in your budget. Full story
Are you trying to finish your tax return by the tax deadline, but you’re not sure what to do with the K-1 you received? Jim Wang gives more information on K-1s to help you file before the deadline.
Colorful eggs are a sure sign that Easter is approaching and that the tax deadline… Full story
Investing has never been easier than today with all the options available for people to really use their savings to achieve the dreams and the goals for the future. No savings to become a smart investor? Consider your tax refund to start investing in the stock market like a professional.