How Much Money Do I Need to Buy a House

Home Buying

How Much Money Do I Need to Buy a House?

To buy a house, you could need at least 25% of a home’s sale price in cash to cover a down payment, closing costs and moving expenses. That comes to more than $60,000 for a $250,000 home.

What to Look for When Buying a House

Home Buying

What to Look for When Buying a House

What do you look for when buying a house? The answer is more than just an open floor plan with natural light. Find out which six things you can keep an eye out for to avoid ending up with a money pit.

Stock trading 101

Retirement

What Is Stock Trading?

Stock trading is like fishing—everyone wants to tell you about the time they caught “the big one,” but never about the ones that got away. Here’s why stock trading is a bad idea!

What Is a Savings Account?

Banking

What Is a Savings Account?

Is a savings account worth having? Well, apart from encouraging you to—well—save, it’s a way to help you focus on a positive financial future for you and your family.

A person reading the bible and writing in a journal.

Personal Growth

How to Trust God

In life, we run ahead believing that we have it all under control. But at the root of that belief is a lack of trust in God. Here are three ways you can learn to trust God.

What is a financial consultant and a financial coach?

Retirement

What Is a Financial Consultant?

You’ve heard all the names: financial consultant, advisor, coach. What’re the differences? And how can they help you with your money problems? Let’s break it down.