The Overall Cost of Pet Care

Did you know that yearly expenses for a pet can cost from $200-2,000 and sometimes more, according to the ASPCA?  Welcoming a pet into your home has an impact on your finances.  The following table, presented by the ASPCA, calculates the probable costs for common pets per year: 1. Premium brand dry kibble 2. Exam, […] Read More

Member Success Story: A Couple Becomes a Team

With the MSA Financial Wellness program, couples become a team working towards mutual goals and achieving their dreams.  When Richard and his wife began the MSA Financial Wellness program, they needed help understanding the financial terrain of saving up for a new home: “My wife and I are currently in the market to buy a […] Read More

Back to School and Needing Protection

Goodbye to long summer days and hello to classrooms and homework!  As you send off your students with packed lunches and sharpened pencils, make sure they have protection from identity theft too.  A school often has a child’s personal identifiable information, which could be used for fraudulent activity if put in the wrong hands.  Here […] Read More