How do my savings compare?

KJ: Before the Great Recession, the savings rate in the U.S. was at all-time lows. Then, just years after the recession started, savings rates had crept up to a more comfortable level. Now that things seem to be getting better … Continue reading

Why asset rich is not the same as cash flow rich

Same sex marriage and new planning considerations

KJ: With the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and the recent rulings from the IRS, the rights of same-sex couples have changed dramatically, and there are many financial planning implications for the sweeping changes for taxes, long-term … Continue reading

Why grocery ads are a budget’s best friend

AJ & KJ: Congratulations to our winner of the Cardpool gift card giveaway! It’s great to give back to those who have given so much of themselves. We hope you enjoy the gift card and get some great use out … Continue reading

Gift card giveaway

KJ: Gift card giveaway is the name of this post since our blog is officially one year old, and what better way to celebrate than to give out a free gift card!? A special thanks goes out to all our … Continue reading