Why Student Loans and Retirement Cripple Each Other

Student loans and retirement are two major financial topics at the heart of employees’ financial concerns, and they not only have a crippling effect on each other but cause a ripple that negatively effects all other financial goals. Who is affected? Around 40 million Americans have student loans, and the amount of overall student loan […] Read More

Your Health and Your Finances are at Risk

Did you know that the medical/healthcare sector experienced a 34-percent increase in data breaches over the past year?1 According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), if fraudsters get a hold of your health insurance information, they could seek medical attention, get prescription drugs, file insurance claims, and more.2 How can medical identity theft affect you? […] Read More

How to Plan for Home Repairs and Replacements

Whether it’s a brand new home or not, you need to consider more than the mortgage payment when allocating money to your housing budget.  Every home will eventually need repairs, and it can take a huge bite out of your monthly income if you don’t plan accordingly.  The key is to save up for those […] Read More