Financial Wellness 101

The importance of saving

Learn the fundamentals of saving and how you can establish consistent habits that may help you maximize your savings potential.

Preparing your first budget

Use this household spending analysis worksheet to determine where your money comes from and where it goes. Then you can make informed financial decisions, monitor your spending, and save more.

Defining and setting goals for a good financial life

Considering these long and short-term goals can provide the peace of mind that comes with being in control of your finances.

Home renovation mistakes: how-not-to

Whether you tackle a do-it-yourself project or hire someone else to remodel your kitchen, beautify your bathroom or finish off the basement, common mistakes can easily throw a wrench in your plans.

Monitor your financial identity by reviewing your credit report

Learn about how to obtain, review, and report errors in your credit report.

Live prepared: get these 25 key papers in order

Don't leave your heirs with frustration and pain. Save them the headache by making sure you have these 25 documents in order.

Could your family make it on one income?

Here are a few common reasons for shifting to a one-income lifestyle and tips that can help reduce expenses.

Build yourself a safety net with emergency savings

Consider building a financial cushion to see you through rough patches like a job loss, medical emergency or car repairs.

8 things to buy used

Buying used can save a lot of money, but it has the potential to pay off big or leave you with buyer's remorse in some cases. Here is a look at some items that are better to buy used and reasons why.

Annual financial check up

Use this annual check up to review your finances and consider changes or updates that make sense for you and your family.

Have a financial strategy

Take control of your financial future and develop a plan for handling your finances.

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