• Why a Credit Card is a Great Addition to Your Wallet

    Published: January 29, 2019

    Cash is scary. You have no protection if you lose it. It’s an easy target for theft. It gets damp and wadded up in your pocket, and if you forget to go through your pockets, it ends up going through the wash. Not to mention you’re almost always stuck carrying around three nickels until they either get thrown away, lost in the sofa or tossed into a change jar.

  • Auto Loans: Credit Unions vs Banks

    Published: January 16, 2019

    Need a car but can’t pay cash? You have three choices: Borrow from the dealer or manufacturer’s financing company, borrow from a bank, or borrow from a credit union (unless Uncle Bob is willing to finance you, but who wants the “strings” that go along with that?).

  • 2019 Tax Scams to Be Aware of

    Published: January 09, 2019

    The IRS is cautioning taxpayers to be extra careful this tax season due to a 60% increase in email phishing scams over the past year.

  • One for the Money: Financing Your First Car

    Published: December 19, 2018

    Are you thinking about how you're going to pay for your first car?

  • Resolve to Budget, Save, and Invest in the New Year

    Published: December 12, 2018

    January is a good time to take stock of your personal finances. Many people, however, don't know where to start.