Personal Finance Blog

DES-701 1-2Here's How to Spring Clean Your Debt Situation
March 24, 2024
To help lighten your debt load and brighten your overall financial outlook, spend some time giving your debt a thorough once-over this spring. Read more.
How does mortgage interest work Self FinancialHow Does Mortgage Interest Work?
March 21, 2024
Whether you already own a home or your goal is to buy a new home in the future, it’s important to understand how the process works. Here’s what you need to know. Read more.
649How Freelancers and Gig Economy Workers Can Prepare for Tax Season
February 27, 2024
If you're a gig economy worker, you know how much more financial housekeeping you need to do. And come tax season, you can expect to be faced with extra hurdles. The good news is that there are things you can do to make filing your returns easier. Read more.
68115 Moves Women Can Make to Boost Their Financial Wellness
February 26, 2024
It's essential that women take control of their financial lives. No matter where you're at in the financial journey, you can make moves to improve your money situation. Read more.
What is a month-to-month apartment lease self financialWhat Is a Month-to-Month Lease on an Apartment?
February 14, 2024
Learn about month-to-month apartment leases, how they work, along with the benefits and drawbacks of these leases for renters. Read more.
What You Need to Know About Filing Taxes 7 Steps to Prep for Tax Season
February 7, 2024
We'll walk you through what documents you may need to gather, ways to file your taxes, some common tax credits to be aware of and how to prepare if you owe taxes or expect a refund. Read more.
DES-634 (1)How to Talk to Your Partner About Debt
January 29, 2024
When it comes to the topic of debt in a relationship, it can take your anxiety level up a few notches—and for good reason. The good news is that with a bit of tact and transparency, you can navigate this with finesse. Here's how to go about it. Read more.
Can You Collect Unemployment and Social Security?Can You Collect Unemployment and Social Security?
January 17, 2024
Is it possible to collect unemployment benefits and Social Security income at the same time? This guide explains how it works and who is eligible. Read more.