Easy answers to common questions about personal finance

I can start saving each month, what should I do with it?
Great! You are ready to build some savings. Learn how to best put your money to work.
February 21, 2019
What is a W-4 form? What are tax withholdings?
Tax withholdings are the best tool to manage your year-end taxes. Learn how to use them to your advantage.
February 21, 2019
Should I contribute to my 401k or pay down my loans?
You want those loans done but your employer offers a 401k plan. Learn how to best decide where to put your money.
November 3, 2021
I rent, how will my expenses change if I buy a home?
Buying a home brings a range of different expenses. Learn more about how your expenses are likely to change.
February 21, 2019
What are paycheck deductions? How do you change them?
Paycheck deductions are frequently forgotten and overlooked. However, they can make-up a good portion of your expenses. Learn how to manage them.
February 21, 2019
I have good savings, a stable job, and a good salary. Should I buy a house?
Buying a home is not as scary as it seems if you follow some basic rules. Take a look and learn if you are ready.
February 21, 2019