Member Success Story: 4 Financial Steps for a New Family

Starting a family brings a whole new set of financial responsibilities, like visits to the pediatrician, saving for college, and don’t forget all those diapers and baby wipes.  Such a huge change can make your wallet feel a bit thin.  If you want some peace of mind about your new situation, check out how MSA […] Read More

THIS ONE THING AFFECTS YOUR HEALTH AND YOUR RELATIONSHIPS

It’s not just your wallet that feels the weight of financial stress.  A recent survey found that those who deal with high financial stress also have problems with their loved ones and their well-being, among other things.1  The negative effects are everywhere, so it’s time to focus on how to fix money issues before they […] Read More

Problems Cause Stress, and Stress Causes Problems

The American Psychological Association (APA) does some sort of study on stress every year.  For almost a decade, one particular stressor stood at the top of the list (and still does).  Finances.  Overcoming stress in general is vital because stress not only comes from problems; it causes problems. We get stressed by external things and […] Read More