8 Financial Tips for Single Parents Facing the Holidays

8 Financial Tips for Single Parents Facing the Holidays

Raising a child, financially speaking, is no easy task, particularly for those doing it solo. Children, as we all know, are expensive: The estimated cost of raising a child, born in 2013, to age 18, is about $245,340, according to the Department of Agriculture. And...
Gen Y Insurance

Gen Y Insurance

Millennials, also known as Gen Y , born between the early 1980s and early in this century, often fail to see insurance as part of their young-adult financial picture. Wrong: Despite saving fledgling paychecks, rookie investing and whittling student debt, insurance...

The Real Cost of Being Uninsured

Life insurance, disability insurance, long-term care insurance—if you are like most people, when your insurance agent starts talking about coverage you ought to consider, all you can think about is what it’s going to cost you. And even though it may seem like the...