Life, by Christopher Jul 06, 2015

When you think about getting married, you think about pretty dresses, big parties, and an amazing honeymoon. What you don't tend to think about is joint bank accounts, debt ratios, and discretionary income. I mean, who wants to walk down the aisle while they contemplate their long-term budget?

The problem here is that reality soon comes crashing down and people often realize they have two totally different spending styles – then the fighting begins. But this isn't the only way! It is actually very possible for two people to merge their lives without fighting about money. All it takes is a little forethought.

Work, by Banks Jul 06, 2015
Mark Cuban Perfection

Some people work so hard to get it absolutely right that they don’t have the bandwith to do all the other things that go into making a business successful. You can be so anal about the little details that you lose sight of all a lot of the bigger things that need to be accomplished.

One perfect example could be a company getting so caught up on having the perfect website that they lose track of some of the other vital components of the business.

If you’re an entrepreneur you start your company because you think you can be...

Life, by Banks Jul 02, 2015
Big Data Savings

Big data has the ability to speed up lengthy processes, promote safety and environmental regulation, and reduce the cost for knowledge ratio.

Life, Work, by Contributor Jun 30, 2015

Finding a good job can be a real challenge these days, especially for recent college graduates.

While the overall job market seems to be improving, some areas of the country are definitely doing better than others. So which cities have the best employment opportunities as well as good quality of life?

Tips & Tools, by Banks Jun 29, 2015
Safeguard Savings For Surgery

While you have little control over what goes on in the operating room, you can prepare for the worst by planning ahead with smart legal and financial precautions.

Tips & Tools, by Money Coach Jun 29, 2015

Let’s face it: we could all use some advice when it comes to managing our finances.

Certified money coach, Carrie Birgbauer Friedberg, writes about 6 ways you can stay on top of your finances – no matter what life throws at you.

Life, by Banks Jun 26, 2015
What is the stock exchange

You may not know, but it's not goods and services that are traded in this marketplace, its predominately securities.

Tips & Tools, by KK Jun 26, 2015

I was a "couponer" long before couponing became "popular." While I don't endorse "extreme couponing," aggressive couponing tactics, or clearing the shelves at your local grocery store, I have saved a significant sum of money using coupons to buy the foods and supplies we eat and enjoy.

Here are my favorite tips for new couponers:

Life, by Banks Jun 25, 2015
Millennial Banking

What would happen if half of millennial consumers ditched conventional financial service providers for Google or Apple?

Life, by Mechel Glass Jun 25, 2015

When I counsel couples about financial responsibility, I find that many have made some of the same rash decisions, which has often led them down the path of financial hardship. So here’s the hard question for all of us in love: How do you say ‘no’ to that special someone when their request will certainly cause financial harm to one, and possibly both people?