Clean Out Your Financial Records

With another spring cleaning season mostly behind us, maybe you cleaned out a few closets or even made some extra cash through a garage sale. But did you take the opportunity to clean out your financial records? Before your paper shredder goes to work, check this list from Iowa Jump$tart on how long to keep financial . . . → Read More: Clean Out Your Financial Records

Five Money Tips for the Graduate

Graduation season is here, and whether you’re graduating from high school or college, there has never been a better time to prepare for your financial future. To get the class of 2012 started on the right foot, here are five tips every graduate should consider.

1.  Save now.  As you prepare to enter college or the workforce, . . . → Read More: Five Money Tips for the Graduate

Plan Your Summer Vacation on a Budget

As the weather continues to get warmer and the days grow longer, many people are beginning to plan their summer vacations. Consider these tips for ways to get the most vacation for your buck.

As you plan…

Budget, budget, budget. No matter your plans, begin your vacation wtih a realistic budget. Be as detailed as possible and include items . . . → Read More: Plan Your Summer Vacation on a Budget