Working Towards A Healthier Savings Account

Possessions You Might Use as Collateral so You Can Bail Your Spouse out of Jail Fast

If your spouse gets charged with a crime and ends up in jail, you may get a call to come bail them out. Depending on the charges, you may or may not be able to afford bail. If you don't have cash to give the jail or court, then you'll need to get a bail bond instead. A bail bond usually requires about ten percent of the bail amount in cash and the rest in collateral.   Read More...

Procrastination Isn't Pretty: 6 Reasons To Consult A Retirement Planner Long Before You Retire

Procrastination may allow you to enjoy the moment, but eventually, you know what you're putting off is going to catch up with you. If what you're putting off is as important as retirement, procrastinating is the last thing you should be doing. Here's why you need to stop procrastinating, and talk to a retirement planner, sooner, rather than later. 1. Time Flies Faster Than You Realize Even if you're very young and just beginning your career, there's never a time when it's too early to start thinking of retirement.   Read More...

The Basics Of Online Investing

Starting to invest in the stock market can seem like an impossible task. Plus, with every trade you make, you have both the potential to make money AND to lose money. However, while there are no guarantees with online trading, there are a few things you can do to help you ramp up your knowledge of online investing quickly and efficiently. Tips for learning how to invest in stocks online:   Read More...

Powerful Banking Innovations That Are Helping The Disabled

Technology is like the two sides of a coin. On one side it can be dangerous and fraught with uncertainty. For example, it may be easier to access private information through technology; it takes up too much of our limited time; it makes some jobs obsolete. But on the other side of that coin, it can make life easier and so much more efficient for so many. It can also provide access to things that may have been inaccessible to some in the past, especially those with disabilities.   Read More...

Three Reasons To Finance Your Next Vehicle

After months of cutting expenses and saving your extra income, you have enough money to purchase a new vehicle. Before you drain your savings account, take a moment to decide if you are better off financing your next car. Financing a vehicle has multiple advantages that may make sense for your financial situation.  1. An Auto Loan Gives Your Finances Flexibility A top benefit of financing your vehicle is that it adds flexibility to your budget.   Read More...