Financial Aid or Financial Fraud?

Fraudsters know that students comb the internet for scholarships and loans, so they set up fake financial aid opportunities to pull in unsuspecting students.  If you’re searching for financial aid, stay safe with these tips: Remember the FAFSA is free!  It’s even in the title — Free Application for Federal Student Aid, so don’t believe […] Read More

Member Success Story: The Winning “Playbook” for Retirement

Employees face a formidable opponent: retirement.  With time ticking away and the scoreboard showing little to no savings, two-thirds of employees are seriously worried about winning the financial future they desire.1  Gilbert, like many of his peers, needed a “playbook” for long term retirement planning, so he reached out to the MSA Financial Wellness program […] Read More

THIS ONE THING AFFECTS YOUR DIET AND YOUR RELATIONSHIPS

It’s not just your wallet that feels the weight of financial stress.  A survey from the American Institute of CPAs® found that those who deal with high financial stress also have problems with their friends and their waistlines, among other things.  The negative effects are everywhere, so it’s time to focus on how to fix […] Read More