Category: Managing Your Money


A great deal on a new vehicle will only stay great if the operating costs remain competitive, and the resale value is strong at trade-in time.

Which cars and trucks have the best resale value?

A great deal on a new vehicle will only stay great if the operating costs remain competitive, and the resale value is strong at trade-in time. A new report from Kelley Blue Book examines the latter. Read More



Saving for Unexpected Expenses

A new study from Bankrate shows that the majority of Americans lack the funds to deal with an everyday life emergency. Read More



The Family Security Plan® Provides Coverage When You Need It Most

Ruth and Ted had been married over 50 years; they had two children and five grandchildren.  They enjoyed spending their golden years with their family and with each other.  They took pride in their garden and they shared a mutual love for travel. Read More


Should I buy or rent?

Should I buy or rent a home?

Given the ups and downs of the housing market over the last couple of years, it’s perfectly understandable to be a little wary about investing in your first home. Read more


Low rate credit card? Rewards credit card? Choose the one that's right for you.

The smart way to choose a new credit card.

With the huge variety of credit cards out there, picking one can be tricky. So how do you know which one is right for you? Here are a few things to keep in mind before you select your new credit card. Read More