Category Archives: Family Finances

Obama’s Higher Ed Proposal

President Obama unveiled a new plan Thursday that includes a rating system linking federal funding to the cost and performance of higher ed institutions. Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in College, Family Finances | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Rising Mortgage Rates: The Silver Lining

While many housing experts agree that mortgage rates are likely to continue their climb, it’s not all bad news.
Continue reading

Posted in Family Finances, Real Estate | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Study: Most Men Want to Go Dutch

If chivalry means footing the bill, a new study suggests it just may be dead. Continue reading

Posted in Family Finances, Money and Couples | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Save on College Textbooks

When I was in school buying textbooks felt like a huge ripoff. You buy a really expensive book you’ll barely read throughout the semester and when all is said and done, you’re stuck with it. There has to be a better way, right? Continue reading

Posted in College, Family Finances | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Federal Student Loan Changes

The fate of interest rates on federal student loans has been in limbo for nearly a month. Well, Congress has come up with a fix that deal will save students money in the short term but could end up costing them more. Find out how. Continue reading

Posted in College, Family Finances | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Saving Secrets: School Supplies

Find out which retailers offer the best back-to-school deals…plus a five key Shop Smart tips. Continue reading

Posted in Family Finances | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Financial Skinny: 401(k) Rollovers

In the middle of handling your transition from office to office, you’ll also have to consider what to do with your retirement funds. Continue reading

Posted in Family Finances, Retirement | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment