Budgeting is key to smart money management. Here you'll find information on making a budget and creating an emergency fund, as well as tips on managing your finances and avoiding financial trouble.
Money Management 101
Take control of your finances by learning the basics of money management.
Budgeting: How to Make a Budget
A realistic budget is your best weapon against overspending.
An Allowance for Your Kids?
Think through these questions before giving your children allowances.
Emergency Funds: Creating Your Cash Reserve
Everyone should set aside a little extra cash in case of a job loss, medical expense, or other emergency -- learn how to start your emergency fund today.
Avoiding Financial Trouble: Ten Tips
These simple suggestions will help you stay out of financial hot water.
Best Personal Finance Websites
Visit the websites below to learn how to manage your finances wisely to safeguard your future.
Check Cashing FAQ
Get answers to common check cashing questions, like whether you can cash a check you’ve had for a while, what happens if a collector or creditor cashes your postdated check early, what you can do to collect on a bum check, and more.
Promissory Notes for Personal Loans to Family and Friends
When making loans to family and friends, protect yourself with a promissory note.
Can I collect on a loan to someone who's died?
Isn't their family responsible for paying this debt?
The Many Benefits of Sharing
Share your resources and enjoy social, financial, and environmental benefits.