Lifestyle

Life
  • College Savings Plans
    Saving up for college can be daunting. There is so much unknown like what school your kids will choose, the tuition, if a scholarship will be offered… Opening up a college savings account will help ease some of your stress by helping you save for the future and have the ability to invest that money into your children’s education. Here ...
  • Have A Plan For Retirement
    Every stage in life requires a plan to be executed in a way that will benefit you. Before you jump into retirement, you need a couple of plans. One plan is a financial one. When you get to the time in your life that you are done working, you need to be sure that you can afford it. Another plan ...
  • Dream Rental HomesDream Rental Homes
    A new modern way to enjoy all that your destination has to offer is to live like a local. Vacation rental homes have become a new way for people to enjoy their surroundings and have a true home away from home. If you’ve never rented a vacation home before or are looking for new ideas, here are a few things ...
  • Health Care Can Get Tricky as We AgeHealth Care Can Get Tricky as We Age
    As we age, unfortunately, our bodies need more care. We can no longer just walk things off. We have to do more. Another issue is that we often have to be in search of new medical plans instead of enjoying the ones that we have dealt with during our careers. There are a few areas that we need to think ...
  • Financial Advice from Your Future SelfFinancial Advice from Your Future Self
    When you picture your future, you no doubt imagine yourself comfortable financially. If you could talk to this successful future version of yourself, what advice would you they give you? Here are some pieces of financial advice they might pass along. Wants vs. Needs Identifying wants vs. needs is a skill that will serve you well for the entirety of your life. ...
  • Money Moves to Make in Your 50’sMoney Moves to Make in Your 50’s
    Your 50’s are a time to start buckling down and preparing for retirement. Make the most out of this 10 year span by making the following money moves. Financial Trial Run If you’re unsure whether or not you’ll be able to live off your retirement funds alone, do a dry run. Give yourself the allotted money you’d get from social security and ...