With credit card interest rates ranging between 11 to 22%, it’s no wonder people are looking for alternative ways to handle and pay off their credit card debt. With the convenience of having a consolidated monthly payment for all of your debt, a personal loan may offer a lower interest rate than your 'best' credit card.
The car insurance bill arrives and yet again you let a deep sigh—all things considered the rate is way higher than it should be. You’re a considerate, cautious driver who hasn’t had an accident since you were 16 and backed into the garage! Which is precisely why you should start to pay attention to the term “telematics.”
There comes a point in life where you want to begin sharing or gifting all the things you’ve collected over the years—stories, wisdom, financial wealth. Unlike the Ancient Egyptians believed, you cannot take your worldly goods with you when your light goes out. You can share your wisdom in a manifesto or through funny tales to your family, but what about the money?
submitted by Robert J. Brown
October is National Financial Planning Month. This fall, take some time to evaluate whether you are prepared for your financial future. While you may be unable to control what life throws your way, you can control whom you have on your side to help navigate your way through. The following is a message from Stone House Investment Management, LLC Director of Financial Planning/Senior Advisor/Partner, Robert J. Brown.
Most Procter and Gamble employees are facing a major healthcare decision this upcoming year. As the multinational consumer goods company is updating their employee healthcare options for 2017, a High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) is now available to subscribing employees, in addition to the standard PPO healthcare plan that P&G will continue to offer.
As the saying goes there are two things that are inevitable: death and taxes. It should be no surprise when tax season surely and steadily rolls around yearly, yet every tax season there are plenty of individuals who file for a tax extension; as in 2014 there were approximately 12 million Americans filed for a tax extension.