Set Goals as You Save and Invest

Set Goals as You Save and Invest

Turn your intent into a commitment Goals give you focus. To find and establish your investing and saving goals, first ask yourself what you want to accomplish. Do you want to build an emergency fund? Build college savings for your child? Have a large retirement fund...
How To Determine Your Net Worth

How To Determine Your Net Worth

The list of financial health indicators is extensive. Credit scores and savings milestones and investment portfolios all work together to complete a portrait of your financial aptitude. But there’s another factor you should consider, too: net worth. Your net worth...
The Flattening of the Yield Curve

The Flattening of the Yield Curve

Why are investors and economists getting nervous about Treasury yields? What is the yield curve, and why is the financial media writing about it? Here is a brief explanation, starting with a clarification. A yield curve is really an X-Y graph projecting expected rates...