Financial Tips

Will an Inheritance Affect a College Student’s Financial Aid?

Each year, around 86 percent of college students obtain some form of financial aid.1 In order to receive financial aid from the government, all students must fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, otherwise known as the FAFSA. Continue reading

Hidden Risk in Cash

With the uncertainty and market swings of the past few years, it’s certainly understandable that some investors would seek the safety of cash. Continue reading

The “R” Word

There has been a fair amount of talk about a possible recession coming to us in the near future. I want to discuss what that means and also give a bit of historical context so that we understand the recession when a recession actually shows up. Continue reading

Cyber War: How to Fire Back

There is a lot of concern and talk about the increase in cyber-attacks and hacktivist uprising amidst the Russia/Ukraine conflict. Continue reading

Understanding FDIC Insurance

The FDIC is an independent government agency that protects bank depositors from the loss of uninsured deposits at an FDIC-insured bank. Continue reading

Identity Theft Protection Tips

Identity theft has touched all of us in one way or another. In 2019, 14.4 million people were victims of identity theft. Continue reading