Archive | December, 2013

An Explanation of the Different Types of Trusts

30. December 2013

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There are several different types of trusts. Most commonly, trusts are a way people leave their money to specific recipients. Trusts are one of the best ways people have to make sure their money is properly distributed. It also provides a certain amount of protection for the recipient of the money and the one giving […]

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End of the Year Financial Chores

26. December 2013

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What are some of the things you should consider doing at the end of each year to check up on your financial health? Consider making your appointments with your accountant, financial planner, insurance agent, etc. if those are people you meet with each year. Their calendars are going to fill up before you know it […]

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Freedom of Speech in America

23. December 2013

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Freedom of speech is talked about a lot in America. Right now Phil Robertson, of Duck Dynasty fame, is getting a lot of the freedom of speech attention. Although technically his controversy is not a 1st Amendment issue since a governmental unit is not using compulsion to limit his speech, the controversy still stirs debate […]

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Tablets, Apps, and Your Financial Health

15. December 2013

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Some of the top gifts for this holiday season are tablets and smartphones. And many of us already have one of those devices that we use every day for fun or productivity or both. Regardless of the main use of your device, there are many ways to use it to boost your financial health through […]

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Holiday Tips

9. December 2013

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The holidays are a time for family, fun, food, gifts, and good cheer. It’s also a time that many go to excess. They might blow their budget or have too much fun at those holiday parties. Now, we won’t be listing any diet tips here…but we do have some ideas on budgeting and avoiding legal […]

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Bankruptcy News Roundup

4. December 2013

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There is currently lots of bankruptcy news happening in Florida and around the United States. A federal judge has approved Detroit’s bankruptcy, the largest city ever declaring Chapter 9 bankruptcy. Many are affected by this decision. Those owed a pension or benefits by the city are especially angry, as are the creditors that are owed […]

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