The Missing Factor in Solving Employee Stress

Clear Evidence: Businesses Benefit from Employee Financial Wellness Programs In a time when some professionals can afford to be as selective about employers as...

Engaging Children in Financial Topics

Teaching Tools: Using a Game to Warn Kids about Debt During the week of Monday, August 7 through Friday, August 11, I volunteered through the Idaho Financial Literacy Coalition (Idaho’s chapter of the National Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy) to facilitate a financial game at the Idaho Food Bank’s daily...

Are Student Loans Worth the Cost?

Student Loans Are Costly: Is College Worth Going into Debt? As more and more jobs require bachelor’s degrees and beyond, college has become a necessity of survival that today’s students must find a way to afford. Many would agree there is little substitute for a thorough...

Encouraging a Happy Home When Finances Are Tight

How to Live a Simple and Happy Life One of the longest and most difficult challenges in life has to be living with a budget. Whether you are paying off credit card debt or student loans, building a down payment for a house, managing a limited income, or saving for retirement, staying on...

Clues that You Might Be a Financial Zombie

How to Prevent Turning Into a Financial Zombie Yes, with the popularity of zombie movies, zombie apocalypse events, and zombie costumes, I feel like a bit of an ambulance chasing attorney in posting this, but I think it’s relevant and, well, fun....

Consumer Complaint Resolution

Got a consumer complaint? Where can you turn? Let’s face it. Bad things can happen to all consumers from time to time, whether by accident, by fraud, by neglect or due to...

Purchasing a New Vehicle

Five Questions You Must Ask Yourself When Buying a New Car First, Congratulations! Buying a new car can be exciting and rewarding. We have put together a guide to help make your...

Who Pays for the Bridal Shower?

Planning a Bridal Shower on a Budget Hooray! Your close friend is getting married and you couldn’t be happier for her. As her Maid of Honor, you dream of wowing her by planning a bridal shower and executing it as perfectly as you've seen on Pinterest, but you find costs add up quickly. As part...

Travel On A Budget

Have more fun and less stress when you travel on a budget! Whether you’re planning your family’s summer vacation or you’re looking to get out of the house after a long winter’s hibernation you’ll want to stretch...