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Written by Laura Roler | November 27, 2014
By Laura Roler, Military Saves Associate, AFC ® Candidate, FINRA Military Spouse Fellow
The holidays are fast approaching, and you may already be spending money and buying gifts to prepare. Before you spend too much money, take a moment to watch for these six warning signs that you may be spending too much money this holiday season.
Written by Guest Blogger | November 26, 2014
By Kathleen O'Malley, Creator, Frugal Portland
Christmas shopping. How does something so predictable hit us over the head, year after year? How is it that every time Thanksgiving rolls around, we’re suddenly hit with the reality of a diminished bank account and a long list of people we love?Read more...
Written by Guest Blogger | November 25, 2014
By the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
In this series, you can help your kids get on the right financial track—without being a financial expert yourself!
Most adults can trace the development of their financial lives back to childhood. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau researched more about this topic to determine what the most helpful activities are for children and youth as they learn and grow. This three-article series provides tips for parents of young children, elementary and middle school students, and teenagers and young adults. The first part in this series is for parents with children, ages three to five.Read more...