Money Advice for Your 30s

Plenty of big changes happen between the ages of 30 and 39. With some life experience under their belts already and most “adulting” firsts out of the way, today’s 30-somethings typically look forward to big career moves, home ownership, settling down with a partner and raising children. 

This time period also marks the “halfway point” to retirement, which means that if you haven’t gotten serious about your finances yet, it’s time to buckle down. Here are 10 money goals to focus on before you hit the big 4-0.

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Personal Finance Bootcamp Blog

Are Personal Finance Courses Worth It?

If you are interested in learning about finance and how to manage your money, there has never been a better time to do so. Personal finance courses, bootcamps, seminars, and online resources are widely available for in-person and online learning. However, with a wide variety of free and paid options to choose from, you may wonder, are personal finance boot camps and courses are worth it?

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Financial Emergency Blog

7 Essential Steps to Take In a Financial Emergency

When a financial emergency happens, emotions can take over and stress levels can skyrocket. Coping with an unexpected financial burden is not easy, but you can do things to take control of the situation. Our list of essential steps to take in a financial crisis can help you navigate your short-term needs and plan for long-term recovery.

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Anti-Budget Blog

What Is an Anti-Budget and How Does It Work?

Budgets are a fantastic tool. They can shed light on your financial health and habits and are often considered a non-negotiable first step in financial planning and wellness. Yet, for some, traditionally, budgeting is a frustrating chore that requires a lot of effort without leading to lasting change. If you’ve given budgeting an honest try and still feel it doesn’t work well for you, then an anti-budget could be the solution worth exploring.

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Money Trends by Decade

Money Trends by Decade: 1950s to 2020s

Every decade is known for its unique stamp on popular culture. What would the 1970s be without bell-bottoms? Can you picture the 1990s without boy bands? While these trends may go in and out of fashion, we tend to think of the financial industry as a timeless mainstay of American life. However, while certain economic principles are timeless, there have been plenty of defining money trends throughout the decades.

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Money Advice for Your 20s

The first full decade of adulthood is an exciting time. With their teen years in the rearview mirror, 20-somethings get to experience a new sense of freedom and independence as they tackle the real world on their own. This time also comes with many overwhelming firsts, like entry-level jobs, big-ticket purchases, new living expenses, investments and debts. 

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Choosing a digital bank

What To Look For When Choosing A Digital Bank

Digital banking has grown in popularity since the first mobile banking app was launched in 2011. Since then, online banking has grown to include fully mobile banks alongside brick and mortar ones with digital banking apps. In 2018, approximately 61% of Americans used digital banking, which is expected to grow to 65.3% by 2022. As the trend grows it’s important to know what to look for when choosing a digital bank.

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