Tag: budgeting tips
A good budget is the cornerstone of a health financial outlook. Without a budget, you’re flying blind in your financial world. This section brings you the latest budgeting news and advice so you can avoid common challenges people face with budgeting today and take advantage of the latest resources and technology that can make budgeting a breeze!
Apr 21, 2017 | April Lewis-Parks
A new poll finds more Americans use credit cards for everyday purchases, even when spending less than $5. Is credit the new debit? Should it be?
Oct 19, 2016 | Meghan Alard
As large scale deployments come to an end, it’s essential that military families have plans in place to transition after deployment to achieve stability.
Oct 14, 2016 | Meghan Alard
If holiday shopping seasons got an earlier, we’d all be shopping year-round. But there’s good reason to start early, and it’s not the reason retailers want.
May 30, 2016 | Meghan Alard
If you’re giving your children an allowance, make sure you don’t miss key opportunities to teach them financial lessons about budgeting and saving.
Family, Financial Wellness, Young Consumers
May 02, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks
People assume women spend more to be in a friend or family member’s wedding, but in fact men actually shell out more cash to be in the wedding party.
Apr 01, 2016 | Meghan Alard
Cash may still be king when it comes to small purchases for incidentals of less than $5, but debit and credit are closing the gap as more youth prefer plastic.
Banking, Credit Cards
Feb 22, 2016 | Meghan Alard
Whether you’re just getting started or you’re a saving expert, we have some tips on what you can do this week to improve your personal saving strategy.
Financial Wellness, Military, Saving
Feb 15, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks
Americans aren’t shying about pulling out credit cards to make impulse purchases. Consolidated Credit helps you scale back on splurging to avoid debt.
Jan 20, 2016 | April Lewis-Parks
High income doesn’t always equate to financial stability, particularly if you live in a state with a high cost of living. We break stability down by state.
Dec 07, 2015 | Monica Victor
Americans spend, on average, close to $3,000 a year on lunch, but there are ways to break your fast without breaking the bank.