SEP IRA Rules.

Retirement

What Is a SEP IRA?

You’re killing it as your own boss or working at a small business. You have a business or career plan, but do you have a retirement plan? You know about SEP IRAs—is it a good option? Let’s find out.

Best time to buy a house.

Home Buying

When Is the Best Time to Buy a House?

The best time to buy a house is usually late summer or early fall—when home prices are low and inventory is high. But the best time for you really depends on your financial situation.

Understanding the cost of life insurance for your family

Insurance

Understanding the Cost of Life Insurance

You need life insurance to protect your family’s financial well-being. But understanding the cost of life insurance isn’t always easy. Find out how rates are set so you can pick the right plan for you.

Debt

12 Reasons People Stay in Debt

There are all sorts of reasons people choose their shiny credit card instead of being debt-free. Here are 10 of the biggest reasons people stay in debt.

Buyer's agent agreements.

Home Buying

What Is a Buyer’s Agent Agreement?

A buyer’s agent agreement isn’t a sign to run for the hills. Understand what’s in the contract, ask the right questions, negotiate an agreement, and you’ll be one step closer to your new home.

Time it takes to build a house.

Home Buying

How Long Does It Take to Build a House?

On average, it takes seven months to build a house from start to finish. But getting architectural drawings and authorization could make it a year-long commitment. Here are some time-saving tips!

How to Teach Teenagers About Money

Relationships & Money

How to Teach Teenagers About Money

It’s never too early to start teaching teens about money—how to earn it, save it and spend it wisely. We’re here to help you teach them how to budget and save.