Which States Save You the Most Money?

Location, location, location… Did you know that where you live has a HUGE impact on your finances? But exactly how much of an impact does location play when you’re trying to save your money? Gabrielle Olya, examined this question by investigating how many years $1 million would last in each state. Ranking of States that…

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Examining Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King (MLK) Jr’s Financial Vision from the Mountaintop & learn how you should Celebrate MLK Day

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) is one of the most iconic activist in history. But did you know MLK’s civil rights movement contained a financial agenda that’s manifesting itself today? I’ve Been to the Mountain In his speech I’ve Been to the Mountaintop MLK reminds listeners that they have collective power. As he…

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Money Talks Podcast with Dr. Jay

The doctor will see you now! That’s right Dr. Jay, the Finance Doctor, shares his thoughts on various financial topics in our Money Talks Podcast. No topic is off limits as he explores the many nuances of money and finances from making confident financial decisions to handling money in your relationship. Schedule your appointment with…

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How Much Does it Cost to Get Married?

​For many couples getting married can be a nerve wrecking decision especially when the media constantly publicizes nasty celebrity divorces. However, when you do find that special person that you want to spend the rest of your life with; getting married can be a wonderful decision and a joyous occasion. But have you ever thought…

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Know Your Vice II: Traditional vs Auto-Pay

Nowadays, companies offer multiple options for you to pay your bills. Whether you choose to pay manually or have your payments automatically deducted from your account (auto-pay); as long as you pay on time, companies could care less about which option you choose. But which option is best for you? Let’s examine the benefits of…

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Simple Tips to Create a Successful Budget

A budget is the perfect tool when determining how to allocate your finances. Yet, although budgets are simple to create-they are also very easy to break. Luckily, we have some simple tips that will help you stay within budget. Tip 1: Have Defined Goals Before you begin you must first know your financial goal(s). Like…

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FBWatches…Odd Squad!

There you are. Something very odd has happened… One of my daughter’s favorite shows is Odd Squad. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the show-Odd Squad is “an organization run by kids that investigates anything strange, weird, and especially odd.” By using the power of math these Odd Squad agents help make things…

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