Personal Finance

When to use your credit card

Credit is not the enemy, debt is, financial advisers warn. That said, are there times that I should actually be using my credit card?

How long should I keep old tax records?

After filing your taxes you might be wondering how long you should keep your tax records and documents. Use these tips from the IRS to help you determine how long to keep your records.

Five easy ways to start saving more

When trying to save money, it is smart to utilize habits that are easy to implement and simple to maintain. In other words, if it's easy to save, we save.

Should you dip into your 401(k)?

As the economy continues to struggle more people are looking for extra cash. One source could be your 401(k). But is it a good idea to take more from your retirement fund?

How to prepare for next year's taxes now

While this year?s tax season is still in full swing, it?s not too early to start thinking about next year. To avoid the chaos that can come with filing taxes, use these tips to start preparing for next year?s return.

How to improve your credit score

Your credit score can have a huge impact on your life – from getting a house, buying a new car and even getting a job. Use these tips to try to improve your credit score quickly.