Selling your home while buying a new one is a tricky maneuver to pull off. If you sell your home too quickly, you might end up with nowhere to live. If you buy a home before selling your current home, you could get stuck paying two mortgages at once. Here’s how to make the process as easy as possible.
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Digging out of debt can seem overwhelming, but don’t let that stop you from developing a plan. Like many things in life, you can take small steps to arrive where you want to be. Here are some basic moves to climb out of debt.
Medical costs can derail even the best laid financial plans. Consider this: The average cost of a three-day stay in a hospital is $30,000. Break a leg? That’ll run you about $7,500. Paying for cancer treatment can cost hundreds of thousands. With medical costs so high, it’s important to examine every bill carefully. Here are some questions to ask before paying a medical expense.
It’s hard to imagine a group more deserving of our appreciation. As we look to Teacher’s Appreciation Month in May, here are seven tips educators should consider as they plan for their financial futures.
Just hearing the word taxes is enough to send some people into a tailspin of woe. We get it. Even the most organized among us have been known to procrastinate until a few days before the deadline for filing federal income taxes – even when we know we are likely to get a refund.
Bunny kisses & Easter wishes!
These Easter themed coloring pages are free to print and fun to color! Color them with anything you want - crayons, colored pencils, markers, or even paint. These coloring pages are perfect for anyone, at any age!
Planning for retirement is in some ways, simple enough: Save as much as you can, for as long as you can. However, there are obstacles to retirement that can make things harder than they need to be. Here are some myths about retirement that could end up ruining your simple, smart approach.
Our smartphones make life easier in so many ways. As if calling, texting, web surfing, and using social media wasn’t enough, now, thanks to mobile banking apps, you can handle your finances on your favorite touch-screen as well.
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine should have you reconsidering your cybersecurity. Though it’s unlikely Russia could target the US with cyberattacks, there is a long history of Russian hackers engaging in patriotic attacks against entities not well aligned with the Russian government. Here are some steps to take to make sure your information is secure.
What lies at the end of the rainbow? A pot of gold, of course! Help your child celebrate St. Patrick's day, or any day, with this fun pot of gold coloring page and Irish scavenger hunt. Coloring is not only an enjoyable way to pass the time, it can also lay the groundwork for writing skills later on.