Wallet Magazine

How to Start Saving for Retirement!

For younger workers, retirement is a long way off. Life spans are getting longer, medical technology is improving, and jobs are fresh and exciting. After working so hard to get a job, most young professionals don’t want to immediately think about giving it up! It’s hard to find a place to disagree with an assessment like that. Retirement planning…
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Short Term CD’s!

Experts are now saying that with Federal interest rates on the rise, one of the best ways to get the most bang for your buck is to put your savings into a short-term CD or time rate option These products usually have a term of either 6 to 12 months. Of course, the downside to choosing a…
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A Little Secret!

Want to be a millionaire someday? We’ll let you in on a secret that most millionaires do to help their financial position. Try fixing what you already have before buying something new, refinish old furniture or put new soles on your shoes. Take up sewing, don't throw away your sweater because the seam ripped, try…
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6 Month Test!

Not sure if you can afford a loan payment? Here’s how you’ll know: Take the payment in question and deposit it into a savings account for 6 months in a row. It may take a little more time, but if you can do it for six months, you’ll know you can handle the payment. As a…
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