Tips for Saving Money for Parents

As soon as you find out that you are going to be having a little one enter your home and your family, you realize just how expensive it can be to raise a child. The expenses seem to start right away, and it can be hard to keep up with all that you need to [...]

Negative Interest Rates: When Saving Money Actually Costs You

Negative Interest Rates: Backwards Dealings Here's an article from the NY Times about the effects of negative interest rates. According to the article, negative interest rates have been affecting European and Asian countries as of late. A quote that struck me from the article: "The effects have been mixed: Negative rates on foreign debt have helped [...]

Term life insurance protects your family.

“Should I buy term or permanent life insurance?” That’s usually the first question most agents are asked when they meet with a new client. While permanent life insurance is often a better long-term value, there are times when term life insurance makes perfect sense. Let’s examine each of these circumstances more closely. If you are [...]