3 Challenges You Have to Face When Handling Your Finances

3 Challenges You Have to Face When Handling Your Finances

Do you sometimes feel you’re falling short of your own standards and expectations when it comes to managing your finances? Everyone — at sometime in their lives has felt that way. But if you have a healthy account balance or if you understand your overdraft properly, it’s possible to not only cope with these challenges,…

One Bad Week

One Bad Week

Just the other day I was talking about how amazing it is to be on top of your finances, but the path to that success is definitely a bumpy one at times. I remember a really bad week a few years ago. I was still paying off my student loans, so a lot of my…

Debt and Personal Bankruptcy for Women

Debt and Personal Bankruptcy for Women

When it comes to debt, it seems that men and women typically are on equal footing. It is estimated that almost the same amount of women and men are filing for insolvency. The reasons, however, appear to be quite different. Men’s insolvency issues seem to be directly related to unemployment and business failures. Women, on…

5 Things Every Senior Should Know About Retirement

5 Things Every Senior Should Know About Retirement

Though the current average retirement age is 62, retirement culture is swiftly changing. Today’s college graduates may not be able to retire until 75. If you’re a decade or more away from retirement, that could mean your retirement is pushed back closer to your early seventies. The good news here is that this gives you…