The Difference Between Good Debt and Bad Debt

Who will retire with substantial debt? It seems many baby boomers will – too many. In a 2014 Employee Benefit Research Institute survey, 44% of boomers reported that they were concerned about the size of their household debt. While many are carrying mortgages, paying with plastic also exerts a drag on their finances. According to […]

Money Smart Week 2013 – Be A Money Smarty!

Don’t miss out on the Federal Reserve Bank’s 2013 Money Smart Week! Consumers, educators, libraries and financial professionals alike may now participate in a new, innovative, and fun Money Smart Week® program on Saturday, April 20th… You, too, can Be A Money Smarty!

Created by Mark B. Robinson CIMA® AIFA® specifically for Money Smart Week, […]

Paying Off High Interest Debt

Guest Post: By Katie Bryan, Communication Manager, America Saves

Borrowing more money than you can afford is costly in many ways. Americans spend well over $75 billion a year just on credit card interest and fees. That means that families who revolve credit card balances pay an average of $1,500 a year in interest and […]