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When the Fed cuts interest rates, it affects everything from your savings account to your auto loans
When the Fed cuts interest rates, it's to encourage spending and growth, and it affects everything from savings accounts to mortgages to loans.
I’m young, single, and healthy, but I just bought $300,000 of life insurance and it was a no-brainer
Realizing that my own death could create a financial burden for my family members made it clear to me that life insurance is a no-brainer.
I rolled over my retirement accounts to gain more control over my savings, and it wasn’t as hard as I’d thought
When I changed careers, I decided to roll over my retirement accounts to have more control over how they were invested.
A high-yield savings account or CD can earn up to 200 times more on your money — but don’t forget those earnings are taxed
Taxes on savings account interest is pretty simple. If you earned more than $10 in your high-yield savings account or CD, you'll owe some income tax.
If you have savings that you know you're not going to spend until a future date, a CD is a good alternative to a high-yield savings account.
The average cost of car insurance varies by the state you live in, your driving and credit history, age, years of driving experience, and more.
For car insurance in Missouri, AAA is a great place to start your insurance shopping, along with Farmers for drivers with good credit.
I thought switching to a high-yield savings account would be a hassle, but that mistake cost me over $1,200
Switching banks would be a pain — changing direct-deposit and auto-pay info requires work. But it's worth if your bank isn't meeting your needs.
Indiana drivers can get great prices on car insurance from USAA, Progressive, and American Family insurance.
If you’ve considered opening a CD to grow your savings, it might be a good time — as long as you can leave your money alone for a while
When interest rates are expected to go down, it's a good time to save money in a CD. The best CDs right now are earning between 2% and 2.25% APY.