When starting a new job, you are bombarded with forms to complete. Some, like tax withholding forms, are familiar. Anything related to insurance benefits can be overwhelming. It does not matter if someone is starting a first job or has been in the workforce for decades. It can be daunting. Let’s take a brief look
Navigating the health insurance market can be challenging and even overwhelming. Let’s take a look at two different types of health plans. Low Deductible vs. High Deductible Health Plans What is the difference? A High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) has a higher deductible, just as the name implies, that an individual or family must pay
For those of us with little goofers of our own running about, a 529 college savings account is a great way to start saving for their college education expenses. Each state offers its own plan. Much like your 401(k) plan at work, they offer a set list of investments and the assets inside can grow
Not having the appropriate insurance coverage in place to protect you from the unexpected can wreck any well thought out financial plan. If you lose your ability to earn and save and are under or uninsured from a loss of life or disability, then all of the reading you have done thus far will be of little to no help to you.