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?
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
What’s the deal with your yearly free credit report?
Learn about the dangers of internet fraud with this highly educational and fun “pulp” comic.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Solve a mystery while learning how important your credit report is with this story-driven interactive.
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Check out this video to begin separating fact from fiction.
Here’s a crash course on saving for college.