If you have children from a previous marriage, you will want to clearly outline what they are to inherit in your Will as your current spouse could cut them off after your death.
A college education will be one of the most expensive purchases a family will make, so it is best to start saving early to an account specifically designated for education funds.
If you want a new vehicle, you will have to decide if you want to lease the auto or take out a loan to finance the purchase.
The auto might be new to you, but should you buy new from the dealer to get the factory warranty or do you opt for a used car letting someone else take the hit on depreciation?
There is often a need for financial planning prior to a divorce, as high emotions can lead to poor financial decisions.
When choosing a financial planner, we suggest interviewing multiple planners, having each outline the services they offer, their education, experience and specialties.
We often talk about life events that trigger financial decisions. However, many of these same events are reasons to update your Will.
In Georgia, real estate agents can represent the buyer, the seller or both parties in the same transaction.
The much touted Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 has a silver lining that extends the bankruptcy protections enjoyed by employment-sponsored retirement plans, which are covered by the Employment Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). Congress designed the law to curb perceived abuses by debtors in bankruptcy.
Series EE bonds are Savings bonds are issued by the United States Treasury Department, and are reliable, low-risk products that you can use toward financing education.