While it is advisable to put a 20% down payment for a home purchase, you should calculate the best use of your money if you have more than 20% to put down. You may find you get a better return if the money were invested, rather than reducing your mortgage loan.
Upromise is a savings service that makes it easier to pay for college by using the purchasing power of parents, extended family, and students.
With some simple planning, you can turn your child’s summer of mowing lawns into a well-funded retirement account
Health savings accounts allow individuals and families with high deductible health plans to save pre-tax money to pay for qualified medical expenses.
Health savings plans provide a way for individuals and families to save pre-tax dollars for medical expenses, but unlike flexible spending accounts, the funds remain in your account until you use them.
Purchases from BabyMint member stores or catalogs receive rebates that can be deposited into your college savings account or applied to your student loan.
Traditional IRAs allow you to save for retirement on a tax deferred basis, while Roth IRAs are funded with after-tax contributions.
Fringe benefits are one of the overlooked benefits when considering a new job. These might garner you a discount on merchandise or services, or earn you points and rewards that you can use personally.
Locking in a mortgage rate often ensures you receive the best rate possible, but there are a few items to look out for.