The past two years has taught us we have to be as prepared as possible for the unexpected. While we all have future savings goals, having an emergency fund to support present, unaccounted needs (like a car breakdown, dental bill, or even a last-minute fun treat) should be a top priority.
Along with catalytic converters, thieves who can’t drive away the whole car often steal airbags, car tires, rims, headlights, and global positioning systems (GPS), which are targeted because of their high street values.
According to a recent study, 50 percent of Americans admitted to skipping a doctor or dentist visit because it was too expensive. While medical care can be costly, there are ways to make it more affordable. Here are some tips to keep things in check.
A Health Savings Account (HSA) can be a good savings tool. And just like any tool, it helps to know how to use it the right way. Here are some common HSA mistakes you should avoid. Dodge these pitfalls and you’ll be making the most out of what can be an incredibly valuable account.
This spring, homes are shooting up in price and selling quickly as buyers compete with each other to have their offer accepted. “It hasn’t slowed down for us. I’ve had the best 12 months of my career,” says Xio Sandoval, a 16-year industry veteran and licensed real estate agent with Century 21.
If you’re searching for your dream home, it’s likely to be one of the largest financial commitments you’ll ever make. Uncovering and addressing potential maintenance issues early in a transaction could help you avoid costly surprises later.