There’s no question that college costs a pretty penny. There’s a lot of pressure to apply for scholarships to help pay for it. What happens if you don’t receive any scholarship money though? How will… Continue Reading How to Pay for College without Scholarships
Saving for college comes with a lot of choices. What type of college fund is the right choice for your situation? Or will you just use a standard savings account to keep track of your… Continue Reading What To Know About A 529 Plan
If you’re going to help your child pay for college, you might as well do it in a way that will benefit you come tax season. Here are four ways to fund college and benefit… Continue Reading 4 Tax Smart Ways to Help your Child Pay for College
401k accounts are one of the more widely known and commonly used retirement accounts out there. Most employers give their employees the opportunity to open and contribute to a 401k account as part of their… Continue Reading All about your 401k
When is it a good idea to borrow from your 401k? Is it ever a good idea? Are there penalties for doing so? How much can you borrow? If you’ve ever wondered about these questions,… Continue Reading Borrowing from your 401K
Every parent from around the time they know their child is coming they start thinking about the costs. There are many expenses that come with a child, and one that needs some time to prepare… Continue Reading There Is Always Downside Even with College Funds
There are so many factors that need to be considered when finding the right college. Just because a college is local does not make it the right one. An affordable college is always a good… Continue Reading Don’t Leave Picking A College Up to Chance.
You’ve heard the name before and you might know a little about what it is, but it’s time to take a little closer look at this amazing tool you could be using to increase your… Continue Reading A Quick Guide to Compound Interest
Life is chaotic and the more years that go by, the more chaos seeps into your life whether you plan for it or not. You accumulate more stuff, life experiences, and also finances and assets. … Continue Reading Keeping Track of Your Finances as You Get Older
Raising children is full of choice after choice. The chances are that you may not always make the same decisions as other parents, and that is not a bad thing. What is right for one… Continue Reading Should You Pay for Your Children’s College Degree?