5 Money Management Mistakes

It can be dizzying. And there’s lots of hard-to-ignore noise on the periphery. No, I’m not talking about trying to work at home with the kids buzzing around. Instead, I’m talking about managing your investments. Peruse the paper, surf the ...

The Drink, Coffee & Sandwich Bargain

Having your favorite barista make your coffee or a sandwich artist prepare your lunch sure is convenient. But you ultimately pay a big price for these little pleasures. Cutting down on to-go orders – whether it’s coffee, sandwiches or even ...

Discussing a Million Dollar Plan

While some millionaires were born, and others have quick-picked their way to riches, many more have started with less and worked their way to seven-figure status. Effective money-saving habits can help boost your wealth little by little, year ...

Low Interest Rates: Is a Refinance the Right Decision?

Once at rock bottom, interest rates have ticked up slightly. But the prospect of refinancing a mortgage is still attractive. Find out if it’s a smart move for you. Months ago, according to Freddie Mac statistics, interest rates fell to ...

7 Tips for Choosing the Right Bank

You’ve got enough going on in your life, and the last thing you want is to spend time jumping through hoops with your bank. Who has time for that? Many banks have turned to new ways of making profit after regulations started putting the ...

Best and Worst Times to Buy a New Car

When it comes to car shopping, timing is everything. But the formula for figuring out the perfect time to make the purchase can be complicated. If you’re shopping for your next new car, keep the following tips and statistics in mind. Shop ...

Market Commentary: Earnings Reports Spur Market Momentum

Led by decent corporate earnings reports, the S&P 500 index powered to a new all-time high this week, closing at 1759.70, up 0.88%. Government bond yields continued their two-month descent, with the yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury ...