The $5.00 Savings Plan

Saving money is not always fun.  When you have it you like to spend it.  But when you need it you don’t have it.  However, once you start a savings plan and have been saving for awhile then it starts to add up and can be addicting.  Kind of like losing weight… beginning is painful […]

Easy Savings Plan

Creating a savings plan can be easier then you think.  If you are wanting to save for a vacation or next years Holidays now is the time to start doing it.  You will be quite surprised how fast your money will start saving up!  Next time you go to the store, take an extra out […]

How to use your smartphone to get the best deals on Black Friday

According to Deloitte’s 2013 Holiday Survey, 68% of smartphone owners and 63% of tablet owners will use their devices to help them shop this holiday season.  Further, smartphones will be used more for finding store locations and tablets more to shop/browse.  And, almost half (45%) will use social media to assist in shopping.  As you cover […]

How Much Should You Be Saving for Your Kids College Fund?

College is Expensive. Are You Going to Be Ready to Pay Out when Your Child Reaches that Age? ………….. Sending your kids to college can be very difficult if you haven’t prepared yourself early on. You need to start early with a plan. Even if your kids end up not going to college for whatever […]

After Christmas Shock$

By Jen Haro,  Finance Writer Happy New Year!  Did any of your resolutions have anything to do with money?  Mine did (they always do).  Hopefully, you made it through Christmas financially intact and don’t have any big credit card bills coming later this month.  That’s not normal though, so I expect a lot of you do.  It […]