From simple tips to big issues, here’s what you need to know this week (well at least in the personal finance/banking world): For those trying to keep up with their foodie friends and not break the bank, here are 12 ways to dine out on the cheap. So next time you take advantage of happy… Read More


To help our readers stay up-to-date on important personal finance news and information, we decided to pull together a “week in review” feature. Each week, we’ll highlight interesting, informative and ‘good to know’ finance and banking tidbits to help you stay up-to-speed. Without further ado, here’s what you need to know this week: Parents wary… Read More


  Author: Ariel I’m in school, a parent, and I have a profession, which is a growing reality in this day and age. Wiping out credit card debit, paying down student loans, and living comfortably with fixed income has been a long-term dream of mine. However, my affinity with eating out (either because I want to… Read More


Author: Chris So this fall, my only child is heading into high school.  Eek!  High school!!! How did this happen so fast?  In four short years, if all goes according to plan, we’ll be shopping for dorm room accessories and packing for college.  I don’t even want to think about that… my sweet little girl… Read More