How to Say No When Friends or Family Ask for Money
When your loved ones ask for help, your first instinct is probably to say yes, no matter the situation. No one wants to turn down a family member or friend in need, but constantly sacrificing your resources can become a dangerous cycle.
Tips For Teaching Your Kids About Money Management
One of the top skills people wish they’d learned in school is basic money management, but personal finance lessons are usually left up to parents. You can give your kid a head-start in life if you teach them the importance of earning and saving, the rules of credit and interest, and how to manage it all when they’re living on their own.
Manage Your Money Today For A Better Retirement Tomorrow
When people plan for retirement, they’re often thinking about all the places they’ll travel to or the passion projects they can pursue in their newfound free time.
Your Spouse's Financial Secrets
We’ve emphasized the importance of communication on some crucial topics before you get married. And any good pre-marriage counseling program will lead you through the delicate conversations about money to ensure you and your spouse get on the same page before you make a life-long commitment.
Legal Term Tuesday: Garnishment
This is the latest entry in BeenVerified’s legal term library designed to help you better understand public record information, criminal records and related terminology. The information in this article is provided for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice.
Tax Season Scams: Know Who's Calling
If you’re getting nervous about getting your taxes done on time, you’re not alone. The April 15th deadline looms large and always causes anxiety, yet this year the anxiety may be increased by one of the most prevalent scams in US history.
Hang Up on this IRS Scam
According to the Associated Press, a nationwide tax scam has cost Americans over $15 million and counting since 2013. In fact, testimony from a Treasury deputy inspector general notes that these scammers are operating the largest and most pervasive scam on record.