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How to Get (Mentally) Ready to Retire

We often discuss preparation tactics for retirement. We include information on ways to prepare financially and even ways to ensure you’re creating a generous amount of support for your heirs after your passing.

Good Financial Steps to Take When You Get Married

Are you planning on getting married? Have you recently married? As you begin your life together with your new partner, it’s important for you to discuss your financial future.

Why Couples Disagree About Money

If you’ve ever been in any kind of relationship, chances are you have experienced differences with your partner about money.

What’s Your Money Personality?

Did you know there’s ongoing research dedicated to figuring out the different money personalities of individuals? The goal of studying personalities as they relate to money is to enable businesses to create methods to target these various behaviors.

Credit Report versus Credit Score – Which Tells Me More?

It seems like now, more than ever, people are obsessed with their credit scores. Don’t get me wrong, you certainly want to maintain good credit, but do understand all sorts of new services and products have been introduced to monetize this nascent business.

How Much Home Can You Afford?

Many financial experts recommend you spend no more than 30% of your gross monthly income on housing expenses. And, they recommend spending no more than 35% of your gross monthly income on debt which includes your mortgage.

Co-Sign a Loan, Just Say No

It’s not hard to recall heartbreaking stories of drama that unfolds between family or friends who have agreed to co-sign some sort of loan.