New Year’s Resolutions and Your Finances

New Year’s Resolutions and Your Finances

New Year’s resolutions are a time-honored tradition, and financial resolutions are among the most popular goals to set. Unfortunately, it’s all too easy to let these resolutions fade as the year progresses. Here are a couple of strategies that can help you make New Year’s resolutions that you are more likely to keep.

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Using Automation to Simplify Your Finances

Using Automation to Simplify Your Finances

As the summer nears it’s end and kids start running off to school, you’re probably thinking that time is going to be at a premium. End of summer means the end of a casual lifestyle, even if you’re still working, when bosses are on vacation and employees are more relaxed. It’s also a perfect time to put a little extra work in this Labor Day to make sure you don’t have to labor nearly as hard. Full story

5 Ways to Get Your Kids to Be Super Savers

5 Ways to Get Your Kids to Be Super Savers

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.
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5 Tips to Organize Your Finances in 2013

5 Tips to Organize Your Finances in 2013

Now that we’ve welcomed 2013 and the kids have gone back to school, it’s the perfect time to get organized. In fact, one of my New Year’s resolutions is to be more organized at home, especially when it comes to keeping track of my family’s financial records. Here are five steps you can also follow to keep your finances orderly. Full story