Published: January 11, 2022
Congress returns to work in 2022 with a major piece of unfinished business: the Build Back Better Act. With mid-term elections looming, passing major legislation will be tougher than ever. Odds are if anything passes it will be a significantly pared down proposal that may only be limited to tax increases on the very wealthiest Americans, and piecemeal tax cuts for many.
Published: January 5, 2022
The new year offers time to set goals, especially if you have a debt hangover from the extra spending the holiday months require. While Gatorade and Advil won't help much when it comes to this kind of hangover, crowdsourcing ideas from people you trust might. That's where we come in.
Published: December 15, 2021
Supply chain snags. Sold-out merchandise. Empty shelves. Hefty shipping fees. Inflation. There are plenty of complications working against you this holiday shopping season. And despite warnings to shop early because of pandemic-related delays, some of us didn't prioritize holiday shopping in October and November. But all hope isn't lost. Here's what to do if you still have gifts left to purchase this month.
Published: December 2, 2021
If you want to build momentum for your New Year's money resolutions, set some financial improvements into motion before the end of the year. Here are six easy-to-implement steps to help boost your net worth going into the new year.
Published: November 12, 2021
Supply chain issues, shipping delays and lingering fears from the pandemic have injected a heightened level of stress and scarcity into this year's holiday shopping season. That could lead some consumers to fall for scam deals or buy products that aren't quite what they expected. Here's how to avoid a Black Friday deal that's too good to be true - and how to get the best real deals this holiday season.
Published: November 3, 2021
Retirement plans, health insurance and other benefits you get through your employer often reset with (or near) the new year. How can you best take advantage of your employee benefits as the year winds down? Taking the following steps helps ensure you get the most from your benefits before the year ends.