How to Fight With Your Spouse About Money

Managing money as a couple can be tough. Maybe that’s why some studies show that fighting over money is common, even in happy marriages. Here’s what one survey from Time MONEY showed: 70 percent of married couples argue about money — more than argue about chores, togetherness, sex, snoring, or even what’s for dinner. 80 percent of […]


Are You Saving Enough for Retirement? Here’s One Rule of Thumb to Know

Exactly how much should you be saving for retirement? It seems everyone has an opinion on this deceptively simple question. Actually, it is simple to answer, so long as you understand the implications of your choices. Are your retirement savings going to be enough for you to live comfortably during your golden years? To address this […]


Ally Invest (formerly TradeKing) Online Discount Broker Review

Consumers once did all of their banking with the brick and mortar banks close to their home. This meant all of their credit cards, mortgage, brokerage account, and savings and checking account all were at the same bank.  With the acquisition of the online discount broker TradeKing, Ally is attempting to wind the clock back […]


LifeLock Review – Protecting Your Identity

LifeLock is the most recognizable identity theft protection company. But does it work, and is it worth the cost? Our LifeLock review has the answers. LifeLock, a Tempe, Arizona-based identity theft protection service, began in 2005. LifeLock keeps tabs on whether anyone is pretending to be you or spending your money without consent. Identity thieves […]


The 7 Most Important Habits of Wealth and Financial Freedom

Achieving wealth and financial independence isn’t easy. It’s a long road for most. Check out the seven most important habits of financial freedom right here. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.”–Aristotle. So often we define our lives by the big events. Graduation, marriage, children, a big […]


How to Improve Your Finances With One Simple Rule

What if you could boil down into one simple rule everything you need to learn how to improve your finances and get on the right track? It’s what they call a swing thought in golf. What one thing should we keep in the front of our minds when it comes to money?   The possible […]