I got to thinking how finances and Legos were related – both require a plan and foundation. Learn how to build your finances with Legos – the fun way!
What should you do with your coronavirus stimulus check? Here are some options and guides – such as investing, saving or donating your check.
COVID-19 has put the world on pause – literally. What better time than now while quarantined to review your finances? Prepare for the next pandemic.
A Roth IRA has a plethora of benefits – too many to count! I discuss a few known, and some less known benefits. Learn why you need to start one now.
A guide on how to use the military retirement calculator to determine your retirement pay. High-3 or BRS – it doesn’t matter, find out your pay today.
What is SGLI? Servicemembers’ Group Life Insurance (SGLI) offers low-cost term life insurance coverage to eligible service members.
How many allowances should you claim? If you get a large tax return every year, maybe you’re not claiming enough allowances.
Time value of money might sound confusing, but it’s the concept that money is worth more today than in the future if invested and earning interest.
Investing experts and analysts scream diversify, diversify, diversify – but what is diversification? It’s not placing all your eggs in one basket.
Not sure how to invest money? No worries, in this article I provide simple and actionable steps to start investing your money ASAP.
What is asset allocation? When it comes to investing, you might hear “don’t put all your eggs in one basket.” Learn why that is important.
What will be your New Year’s money resolution? Save money? Invest? Retire? Paying off debt? Whatever it may be, might I suggest starting out small.
So, how do you save for Christmas, a birthday, or vacation using automation? Here is a list of technologies that make saving thoughtless and easy. Saving for Christmas has never been easier.
Do you need renters insurance? Yes, don’t be like me and have something happen to your stuff without it. It’s not worth it when it’s only a few bucks a month.
Just like we have phases in our personal life such as being a baby, then a kid, and then a teenager and so forth. We also have financial phases. So, what exactly is the financial life cycle?
On Tuesday, Amazon announced they are giving massive discounts on Prime memberships to current and former military members in recognition of Veterans Day.
The IRS announced the new limits for retirement accounts for 2020 this month. The majority were increased, however, one in particular stayed the same.
In this article we will discuss how to pay off debt with the snowball method. Considered to be one of the best and most motivational ways for paying off debt!
In this article we will discuss how to pay off debt with the avalanche method. Considered one of the best and most sensible methods for doing so.
There are two major types of debt – secured and unsecured. Understanding the difference is critical when borrowing money and prioritizing debt repayment.
Over the past decade, tuition and fees at public universities have increased at a 5.6 percent average rate. Learn how 529 Plans can help cover college expenses.
Navy Federal has created a personal finance information portal called Making Cents. The purpose of the portal is to increase your financial IQ and help you get on track with your financial goals.
Cash flow isn’t just for businesses. Learn the importance of cash flow and how it pertains to your personal finances and investments.
Create a financial plan and make it your own. It helps you manage your personal finances and provides clarity for the future.
These eight financial tips for military families are special benefits and legal protections that can make a huge difference in your family’s personal finances.
Learn how to compute your regular military compensation. Regular military compensation is the approximate amount of an equivalent civilian salary.
The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, or SCRA, provides financial and legal protection for active duty service members and their families.
Military Lending Act (MLA) is designed to protect active duty military members and their dependents from bad lending practices targeted at their finances.
Money is the #1 stress for American adults. Spending more or ignoring your financial responsibilities won’t fix them. Facing your finances will.
The 7 Best Personal Finance Books of 2019 that empower you to budget, save for retirement, get out of debt and tackle money-related decisions with confidence.
What is the Robinhood App? An online platform to invest in stocks, options, ETFs, and cryptos, all commission-free. Learn what the Robinhood App is today!
When it comes to debt, the statute of limitation is the amount of time a creditor can take to ask a court to force you to pay for a debt.
Each state has its own statutes of limitations. You can dispute old debts that are no longer due. By doing so, you will raise your credit score.
As a rule of thumb, most items remain on your credit report for seven years. As for specific things, like a missed payment or collection account. Let’s take a look into how long stuff stays on your credit report.
Military Pay Scale 2019 saw a 2.6% raise with military members see it on their January 15, 2019 paycheck. Check out military 2019 pay charts for all ranks.
If we find Tfue net worth important, why not your own? Net worth is important to determine when you can retire or become financially independent.
Sick of wasting money? Embrace frugal living by learning these 5 financial moves that are often overlooked.
The AMEX Platinum Review – the best credit card needed by all Active Duty Service members.
An essential component of a solid financial plan is an emergency fund. An emergency fund is designed to cover a financial shortfall when an unexpected expense crops up.
I have compiled a list of 11 books on investing that I found very insightful and helpful. These books weren’t written by Pulitzer Prize authors, but by proven and successful investors.
Let’s be honest. Budgeting is stupid. It sucks. But, since we’re just starting and hate budgeting, automation will be the key to taking our first baby steps into the budgeting world!
A good credit score allows you to finance a car, a home and many other things at favorable interest rates. Read how to protect your credit score!
Compound interest is one of the most powerful forces of investing. It means “interest on the interest” and is the reason many investors are so successful.