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Savings

Can You Go to Prison For Not Paying Your Student Loans?

Student loan default happens after 270 days of missing payments, during which your entire unpaid balance becomes immediately due. Can you go to prison for not paying your student loans? We break down the consequences of student loan default and the best options to get back on track.

Everything You Need to Know About Graduate School Loans

Looking to advance your degree and get into graduate school? Soaring tuition costs are making it harder for people to afford school. Borrowing can help people get into school. Find out which of the four types of loans available for graduate students is right for you.

Deferment vs Forbearance: What is the Best Way to Pause your Student Loan Payments?

How can you pause student loan payments through financial hardships without defaulting on your loans or hurting your credit? Deferment and forbearance are two options that may help you. See if you qualify.

Can You Buy a Home With Student Debt?

Planning on buying a home but stuck with student debt? Fortunately, student loans do not have to get in the way of homeownership.

How to Start Your Side Hustle

Catalina discusses strategies to help you discover your inner entrepreneur so you can CREATE A PLAN, SHOW-OFF YOUR SKILLS, and GET PAID!

San Francisco Bay Area Resources to Build Financial Literacy

Financial literacy is crucial to our financial well-being, but it can be hard to know where to get started.

How Much Do Nurses Have in Debt?

The nursing industry is an attractive industry for many due to great starting salaries, growing demands for registered nurses, and opportunities for professional development.

How Beyoncé Manages Her Money

Beyoncé is well known for being a global superstar, but she is also a very savvy businesswoman who has a very smart approach to managing her personal finances.

Rich Dad Poor Dad Summary

Rich Dad Poor Dad teaches readers how to adopt the right mindset for building wealth.

"I Will Teach You to be Rich" Book Summary

I Will Teach You to be Rich is a great introduction to thinking smarter about your finances.

How Much Does a Financial Advisor Cost?

As you plan your financial goals and prepare for retirement, you may end up turning to a financial advisor.

The Most Inspiring Financial Goals 2019

As we are all getting ready for strong 2019, it's time to evaluate the year and set some goals. Here are some goal ideas based on where you are at

Are CD accounts a good idea or investment?

A certificate of deposit, or CD account, is a financial product sold in the U.S. by banks and financial institutions. CD’s are similar to a regular savings account in that they are both FDIC insured, making them very low-risk.

The Highest APR Savings Accounts 2019

We looked at 50 savings accounts to find the best rates for you

Why Is “FDIC and SIPC Insured” Important?

Why is bank insurance important and why should you care? What are the differences between FDIC vs SIPC insurance?

2019 New Year's Resolution Ideas: Focus on the Big Wins

When thinking about your New Years Resolutions, it's critical to focus on achieving “big financial wins” in your life. By choosing your top two to three big financial wins to tackle in 2019, you might easily be able to save hundreds or thousands into your savings or investment account.

How to be part of the 401K millionaires club

A step by step guide on how it's actually possible to hit the 1 million mark for your retirement. By following these 5 key steps you can be on your way to joining the 401K millionaires club.

Emergency Fund: What it Is and Best Practices

An emergency fund is a must have for any unexpected expenses that come up - because after all, life happens and you just can’t anticipate everything.

What Does It Mean When “The Fed Raises Interest Rates”?

Your credit card interest just went up -- here's why!

The Highest APR Savings Accounts 2018

We looked at 50 savings accounts to find the best rates for you

Tax Prep: Often Overlooked Deductions

This week we're going over taxes (they're due April 17th!). If you have a simple tax return, you can check out these free options: Turbotax or Credit Karma. To get as much $ as possible back, we have provided you some often overlooked deductions (for self-employed, rules slightly vary).

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