Money

One of the keys to a sound financial strategy is spending less than you take in, and then finding a way to put your excess to work. A money management approach involves creating budgets to understand and make decisions about where your money is going. It also involves knowing where you may be able to put your excess cash to work.

Have A Question About This Topic?

Thank you! Oops!
The Power of Compound Interest

The Power of Compound Interest

Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.

Spotting Credit Trouble

Spotting Credit Trouble

The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.

The Latte Lie and Other Myths

The Latte Lie and Other Myths

Check out this video to begin separating fact from fiction.

What Can You Buy With 529 Distributions?

This article can be a helpful guide when begin preparing for education expenses.

The History of Currency

Currency has been around for a long time. Here’s a quick history lesson.

Pay Yourself First

It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.

Personal Finance Calendar

Use this handy calendar to remember the year’s most important financial dates.

U.S. Personal Savings Rate

What can be learned from the savings rate?

Financially Savvy at Six Figures

Help your clients with these practical steps to make the most of their six-figure income.

View all articles

Paying Off a Credit Card

Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.

What Is My Current Cash Flow?

Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.

Historical Inflation

This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.

View all calculators

Keeping Up with the Joneses

Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?

Surprise! You’ve Got Money!

Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.

The Power of Compound Interest

Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.

The Cost of Procrastination

Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.

Once Upon a Goal

Do you know how to set up your financial goals for success? This knight does.

The Latte Lie and Other Myths

Check out this video to begin separating fact from fiction.

View all videos