If you are like most people, you make a number of financial decisions every year. And like most people you probably don't make them with great forethought and intentionality.
Have you started thinking about how you will change your finances for the better next year? Lots of resolutions are dissolved about as fast as they start. Straightening out money problems is a good promise to make; especially when tax returns loom on the horizon. Getting a refund check...
Who should consider QROPS? Would you benefit of a QROPS pension transfer? QROPS can offer many benefits compared to UK pensions, such as lower tax, no need to buy an annuity, you can leave your QROPS to your children upon death, free from UK inheritance tax, the advantages of...
Money can be complicated and overwhelming, so it's not surprising parents often wonder when and how to start teaching their children the basics. Children develop at different rates, which means not every child is ready to learn about money at the same age. You'll know you can start teaching...
OFTEN TIMES we see signs displaying: NO CREDIT CHECK, posted on the front of some stores. These signs appeal to 3 categories of people: 1. Persons who are building credit for the first time. 2. Ones who have bad credit 3. Shoppers who don't wish to have any form...
Ever looked into your closet and found nothing to wear? Is it because there is nothing hanging in your closet? Closets are often crowded with unused outfits and accessories that probably don't need to be there. How many of these items were charged? Did you ever request a loan...
At the end of 2012, a survey and report were prepared by the Consumer Research Section of the Federal Reserve Board's Division of Consumer and Community Affairs, known as the DCCA. It was a follow-up to a similar study done the previous year. All findings indicate that Smartphones are...
In a divorce, your home is often your largest marital asset. Understanding your options with the house is imperative to your financial future.
Listed below are ten money tips that I gave to my son, when he earned his first salary. Of course, with laws of money being universally applicable, these money tips are useful for all age groups and not just the financial toddlers.
This article starts out by providing a description of a Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) and why an Independent Advisor is a good choice for an investor. Then it lists five benefits of working with an Independent advisor.