Utilizing Medical Premiums to Augment Retirement Saving

The Power of the Health Savings Account Traditionally, medical insurance is purchased via our employers and premiums are deducted from our paychecks in exchange for medical coverage. Health Savings Accounts (FSAs) are challenging this traditional paradigm by allowing the employee to channel the vast majority of these premiums into an FSA bank account. In exchange[…]

Are Millennials Setting Themselves Up for Retirement?

If you were to compare the two most recent generations against each other, you would find that the number of obvious differences is endless. Everything from core values and religion, to how we deal with matters of equality differ between Generations X and Y. Generation X, or the approximate generation of our parents, was a[…]

How Do Online Banks Work?

Advances in the realm of technology have not only been beneficial to consumers looking for the best shopping deal or individuals hoping to connect with friends and family – old-school financial products and services have come into their own with the help of technology. Individuals have the ability to find a loan, a credit card,[…]

Review of the Best Online Budget Software

Very few actually enjoy the task of budgeting. Understanding and maintaining a cash flow system for income, bills and savings each month takes equal parts effort and time – and when the numbers fail to create a surplus, the big bad “b” word turns into a despised chore. Fortunately, the fusion of technology and innovation[…]

6 Reasons Why You Should Feel Okay about Not Being Rich

  For many of us, our lives are a constant search to find more ways to make money. Diversifying our portfolios, maximizing our returns on investments, and slaving away to lock down that next opportunity to earn a promotion and that corner office. All together or even individually, these searches and motivations are not bad[…]

Is it possible to Work and Raise Kids at the Same Time?

It’s no secret that having children changes everything. The way you sleep, the way you eat, even your general health is affected when you have kids. One of the things that usually changes is you and your partner’s attitudes and thoughts about work. Now that there is another mouth to feed and clothe and eventually[…]