July 17, 2018

Feeling Stuck In Your Car Loan? Refinancing Could Be The Solution!

Bills are a lot like bad weather. They’re going to come anyway, so you might as well not try to

fix them, right? For some bills, that is the case. For others, you can make a drastic difference in your monthly budget with a little legwork.

One of the bills you can change is your car payment. Refinancing your vehicle loan can lead to a lower monthly payment, a shorter term, or both! This depends on a wide range of factors, including […]

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July 13, 2018

Who Is Your Trusted Contact?

Who Is Your Trusted Contact?

This vital investment account question should be answered sooner rather than later.

Provided by Karen Gonzales

Investment firms have a new client service requirement. They must now ask you if you want to provide the name and information of a trusted contact.1

You do not have to supply this information, but it is certainly welcomed. The request is being made, with your best interest in mind, to lower the risk that someone crooked might someday […]

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July 13, 2018

Nine Ways To Enjoy Summer On A Budget

You can still have fun this summer, even if you are on a budget! Consider these nine budget friendly ideas when planning your fun in the sun.

Check out neighborhood business freebies. This includes shows, demonstrations and activities that local businesses host to generate summer traffic.
Visit the library. You’ll find free crafts for kids, story time, discussion groups and other fun ways to enjoy summer at no cost.
Embrace the outdoors. Think hiking trails, beaches, scenic lookouts and stargazing in your backyard.
Set […]

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July 13, 2018

Is It Time to Stop Procrastinating About Your Financial Plan?

Is It Time to Stop Procrastinating About Your Financial Plan?

Some things to think about as you get started with your strategy.

Provided by Karen Gonzales

 

First, look at your expenses and your debt. Review your core living expenses (such as a mortgage payment, car payment, etc.). Can any core expenses be reduced? Investing aside, you position yourself to gain ground financially when income rises, debt shrinks, and expenses decrease or stabilize.

Maybe you should pay […]

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