How to Save for College and Retirement

The future is right around the corner, and with it will come various new expenses to manage. As you advance in your career and build your net worth, you'll see retirement on the horizon. Sooner yet, you'll send your children off to college. Retirement and college tuition payments are important to include in your budget. A financial strategy that sets aside money is needed[...] Continue reading
25 September, 2023

Military Investment Options

Through different investment options, savings plans, and military mutual funds, veterans gain access to federal financial investment methods that accumulate interest over time for them and their families. 1. Debt Payment The most important step before exploring investment options is to pay off your debts. Clearing your debt improves your credit score while eliminating[...] Continue reading
22 November, 2022

How Much House Can You Afford?

If you’re looking to buy a house, you first need to consider your budget and how much you can realistically afford to pay for your mortgage. Before putting your information into a mortgage calculator, take a moment to understand how a lender will determine your mortgage and some alternative loans for which you may be eligible. What Factors Help Determine How Much House[...] Continue reading
20 September, 2022

How to Save for College

Putting a child through college can be a financial burden for many families. Many college students take out loans to pay for higher education, and in some cases, it can take a lifetime to pay it all back. So, how can you help your child save for college? If you do your research, it’s much easier than you may think. Use this guide to start learning how you can save[...] Continue reading
20 August, 2022

Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) vs. Mutual Funds

Written by: Skylar Riddle, CFP® | Financial Advisor When considering investment strategies, exchange-traded funds and mutual funds are almost always included in the conversation. However, for investors, the distinction between these two investments can be blurry. Although they are similar, several key differences can contribute to both the performance of the[...] Continue reading
26 July, 2022

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