Archive for May, 2016

Tackling debt

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Friday, May 20, 2016

Reducing debt is a common new year’s resolution. If it’s on your 2016 To Do list, here are some tips to making headway on debt reduction.   There are a couple of things essential to keeping your credit score solid while you’re prioritizing cash flow and debt payments. One is to make minimum payments by […]

Insurance Tips

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Monday, May 16, 2016

Folks can spend lots of time and energy saving for the future, living on a budget, and investing well. But poor insurance decisions on some basic assets – their home and their vehicles – can derail financial security. Insurance should cover large, unusual losses that would be difficult to pay for out of pocket. There […]

Beware Excuses

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Monday, May 2, 2016

No matter how much we plan our finances, things can happen that we don’t expect. In fact, that’s one of the reasons to plan. It’s ok to give yourself some leeway in unusual circumstances, but if it becomes normal to have something “unusual” in your life that gives you an excuse to ignore your plan, […]