“Financial Brainstorming”

Let’s face it, at this point, our New Year’s resolutions have either fizzled or become fantastic new habits. With that said, it’s a good time to get focused on something new. Since our finances have the capacity to improve our overall well-being, why not start this year brainstorming financial goals? To get this underway, ask […]

Start Saving Today for Next Year’s Holiday Spending

Another holiday season is over, yet many will still be paying for it in January, February and beyond. Are you one of those who charge holiday expenses that go beyond your budget? Or do you skip paying bills in December so you can afford gifts, and then play catch up in the following months? Here are […]

Are You Looking for a Job?

The New Hampshire unemployment rate is at an all-time low of 2.7%. This means there are hundreds of job openings. “Help Wanted” signs are hanging in the windows of many stores and restaurants, but how do you locate jobs available outside of the retail and service industries? Looking and applying for a job is now […]

What Is Identity Theft? It Is Real And It Can Happen To You

It was recently reported that 143 million American consumers’ personal identifiable data maintained by Equifax, one of the nation’s three major credit reporting agencies, had been breached. In 2016, over 500 million e-mail accounts at Yahoo were also breached. Do I have your attention yet? Data breaches of this magnitude raise the risk of identity […]

“Manage Your Spending on the Go”

A friend of mine always says, “There’s an app for just about everything.” And when I went looking for an app to help my husband and me with budgeting, I found plenty! Planning and tracking your spending can be done efficiently, quickly and on-the-go. An app that’s convenient makes it more likely that I’ll use […]