Category: Saving

Without question, if you’re not saving for the future and the unexpected in the here and now, then you’re high risk for facing financial distress. A robust saving strategy helps you create financial safety net for your budget so you can avoid taking on debt to cover unexpected expenses and financial challenges like unemployment. It also helps you reach your short- and long-term financial goals so you can your family can move forward. Even if you have limited income, you can still develop effective strategies for saving. We have the latest tips and trends to help you reach your savings goals.

Love and money investigated

Savers, Spenders, and Love

November 18th, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks

When it comes to love and money, financial challenges can definitely derail a happy relationship. Here’s how to have a happy financial life together.

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What type of saver are you?

What Type of Saver Are You?

November 11th, 2016 | Meghan Alard

A new study defines every American as a specific type of saver based on how you save and how you feel about saving money. Are you confident about saving?

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Are your savings ready for a financial emergency?

More Americans Saving Less

September 29th, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks

A new study finds 69% of Americans don’t even have $1,000 in emergency savings to cover an unexpected expense. What does this mean for financial stability?

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High education costs can lead to default

Parents Step Up College Savings

September 12th, 2016 | Meghan Alard

More parents are saving for their children’s education costs, but savings are still behind. Here’s what you can do to increase college savings today!

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Are you saving enough for school?

College Savings in Crisis

September 2nd, 2016 | Meghan Alard

Today’s student debt crisis may be rooted in the savings crisis faced by parents following the Great Recession. Here’s what to do to prepare for college.

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Men and women try to find the balance

Are Men Better Than Women?

July 18th, 2016 | Michael Koretzky

Women are behind men when it comes to long-term savings and retirement investments, but is it due to fear and uncertainty or due to tough life choices?

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Good News and Bad News about Emergencies

June 23rd, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks

More Americans are saving up to make a 6-month financial safety net they really need for effective emergency savings. We have some advice for the rest.

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More Incentive to Save for College

June 15th, 2016 | Meghan Alard

If a new bill passes in Congress, your employer could soon offer a 529 college savings plan with tax benefits and a match program like your 401(k).

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Where’s Your Rainy Day Fund?

April 29th, 2016 | Meghan Alard

More families are saving for a rainy day, but almost 30% don’t have any emergency fund. We explain how much emergency savings you really need to have.

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Millennials and Emergencies

March 16th, 2016 | Meghan Alard

Over half of Americans have more credit card debt than savings, but Millennials may be bucking the trend to save more in household emergency funds.

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