How to Avoid Being a Victim of Tax-Time Identity Theft

With the advance of technology, problems can arise. Living in a world run by computers can be dangerous because although personal tax information is stored digitally, it is not invulnerable to theft. There are at least some things the average person can do to keep their tax information safe. Knowing a few things will be […]

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Why You Need to Put the Personal in Your Personal Finances

There are reams and reams written everyday on the how to’s of personal finance, but one thing that many of these offerings lack is the motivation behind making these important decisions. These behavioral financial nuances are important because they influence how and why we make the choices that we do when it comes to managing […]

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Is Perfect Credit Possible? Inside the Quest for 850

Credit is the backbone of the American financial system and one of the most often replicated facets of our country’s economic success. The ability to quickly determine the credit worthiness of a potential buyer allows our banks to make sound financial decisions and has contributed to the thriving success of our financial sector. Nearly a […]

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Elder Financial Abuse: Let’s Talk About It

With a larger elderly population then ever before and Americans living longer and longer then needs and issues surrounding senior citizens are becoming incredibly important. Many older Americans find themselves being manipulated for the financial gain of others, sometimes to the point that their entire life savings is at risk. The people taking this money […]

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The LearnVest Vocab Lesson: 8 Terms to Know Before You Buy Your First Home

You’ve decided now is the time to buy a house. Once you’ve made this important decision, it’s important to prepare. Not only saving enough money, but understanding the various financial terms that you will encounter. Knowing these 8 terms will help you feel confident you are making safe financial decisions . In order to prepare […]

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Insuring Your Boat

Your home doesn’t face the same risks as your boat, so bundling boat insurance with your homeowner’s insurance may not be right for you. Most boat rider clauses on homeowner’s policies strictly limit what kind of boat is insured, as well as where you take it. While bundling boat and home insurance may seem convenient, […]

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Save Money on Farm Insurance

When it comes to farm insurance there’s cutting corners, and then there’s smart ways to save. Farmers don’t have the luxury of cutting corners. That’s why it’s important to invest in the Farm Insurance that covers your needs. At the same time, burning cash is another luxury best avoided. Striking the perfect balance between coverage […]

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RV Insurance Tips

What’s obvious to most people is the fact that your RV, as a mobile vehicle, needs insurance like a car. What might not be obvious is the intricacies in shopping for RV insurance. Most RV owners aren’t prepared to ask the right questions when they buy an insurance policy. When the time to file claims […]

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Secure Your Home

Learn how to keep your home more secure in a few simple steps. Did you know that statistically your home is most vulnerable when you’re not there? So, you could never leave or, if that’s not an option for you, you could not make it obvious that you’re gone. Resist all temptation to document your […]

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