Finances

5 Things to Consider Before Giving Your Child an Allowance

Posted May 1, 2017 by David James

Should you give your child an allowance? Here are some things to consider, and how to implement it.

5 Money-Saving Tips on Everyday Expenses

Posted April 28, 2017 by David James

There are always ways to save money, if you look hard enough. Here are some tips to get the most out of your money.

8 Financial Questions Soon-to-Be Parents Must Ask

Posted April 25, 2017 by David James

Having a child is a life-changing moment. That's why all soon-to-be parents need to discuss their finances before baby's arrival.

7 Things You Need to Know About Opening a College Savings Plan

Posted March 13, 2017 by David James

It's the perfect time for parents to create a 529 college savings plan. Here's why.

7 Ways to Simplify Your LIfe in 2017

Posted January 4, 2017 by David James

Resolve to make 2017 simpler. Here are some common-sense ways to do it.

5 Ways to Deal With Holiday Expenses You Didn't Plan For

Posted December 12, 2016 by David James

These are the hidden holiday expenses. Here's how you can prepare for them.

How to Cut Back on Your Kid's Activities This Year

Posted August 30, 2016 by David James

Baseball. Soccer. Gymnastics. Voice lessons. Our kids are involved in so many activities these days. Here's how to cut back.

7 Ways to Throw a Kid's Birthday Party on a Budget

Posted August 11, 2016 by David James

Kids' birthday parties seem to be more and more lavish. Here are some easy ways to trim your child's birthday party budget.

9 Ways to Get Out of Debt Faster

Posted April 6, 2016 by David James

We're all dealing with debt. The trick is to get out of it quickly. Here are some ways to do it.

Parenting Classes: Are They Ever Worth it?

Posted March 23, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Some parenting classes are worth the money, but some might be a waste of your time.

6 Easy Ways to Avoid Credit Card Debt

Posted March 15, 2016 by David James

Credit card debt got you down? Here are some tips to easily manage it.

How to Make Tax Time Educational for Kids

Posted March 11, 2016 by David James

Tax time can also be teaching time with these tips.

How to Get the Biggest Tax Refund Possible

Posted March 9, 2016 by David James

Looking to maximize your tax return? Read this for some money-saving tips.

Should You Cut the Cable Cord?

Posted February 11, 2016 by David James

Looking to save money? You might want to consider cutting the cable cord.

Should You Give Your Child an Allowance?

Posted January 17, 2016 by David James

Should you dip into your pocket for an allowance for your kids? Read this before deciding.

6 Ways to Save on Groceries Without Clipping Coupons

Posted December 28, 2015 by David James

Clipping coupons is one way to save money at the grocery store. But have you tried these other options?

How to Have More Money in Your Wallet at the End of Each Month

Posted December 21, 2015 by David James

Need a little extra money in your pocket each month? Here are nine ways to save some much-needed cash.

What to Do With Your Kids' Christmas Cash

Posted December 17, 2015 by David James

Some Christmas cash might be coming your kids' way. What is the best use for that money? Here are some options.

5 Ways to Prevent Overspending This Holiday Season

Posted December 14, 2015 by Autumn Jones

The shopping season is upon us, but sticking to a budget and keeping your spending in check is possible. Use these 5 tips to prevent overspending and spend more time making cookies.

7 Ways to Make Money This Holiday Season

Posted November 8, 2015 by David James

The holidays are just a few months away. That means you might need some extra cash. Here are some ways to earn it.

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