Money

One of the keys to a sound financial strategy is spending less than you take in, and then finding a way to put your excess to work. A money management approach involves creating budgets to understand and make decisions about where your money is going. It also involves knowing where you may be able to put your excess cash to work.

 
 
 
The Cost of Procrastination

The Cost of Procrastination

Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.

U.S. Personal Savings Rate

U.S. Personal Savings Rate

What can be learned from the savings rate?

Saving for College 101

Saving for College 101

Here’s a crash course on saving for college.

 

The Half Million Dollar Baby

The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.

Making a Charitable Contribution

There are benefits and limitations when you decide to donate stock.

The Lowdown on Those Free Credit Scores

What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?

Personal Finance Calendar

Use this handy calendar to remember the year’s most important financial dates.

Pay Yourself First

It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.

Exploring the Federal Student Grant Program

In this article, explore the benefits of the Federal Student Grant Program.

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What Is My Current Cash Flow?

Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

Paying Off a Credit Card

Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.

Historical Inflation

This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.

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Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

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Saving for College 101

Here’s a crash course on saving for college.

The Cost of Procrastination

Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.

The Power of Compound Interest

Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.

Surprise! You’ve Got Money!

Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.

Once Upon a Goal

Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.

The Latte Lie and Other Myths

Check out this video to begin separating fact from fiction.

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