Monthly Archives: May 2013

How Can Grandparents Help with College Costs?

If your grandchildren are fortunate enough to have you chip in with their college costs, there are a few things you need to be aware of before you start writing checks. The most straightforward way for a non-parent to  help … Continue reading

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How Safe Is Your Life Insurance Policy?

So you’ve finally sat down with your financial advisor and answered important questions, such as do you need life insurance, how big of a policy do you need, and what type makes the most sense for you. One thing you … Continue reading

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25 Ways to Cut Expenses

1. Use the public library to check out movies or books for free. 2. Consider dropping your land line phone at home. Your cell phone may be all you need and some come with free long-distance services. 3. Send free … Continue reading

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May Market Commentary

Economic data, corporate earnings, and corporate forecasts continued to be a mixed bag even as the S&P 500 rallied past 1,600 in April. Markets reacted favorably when central banks made announcements to address some of the market weaknesses (European bankers … Continue reading

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