How to Save More Money After a Raise

Wondering how to save more money? A bigger paycheck can certainly help. Make sure that the extra money gets funneled into your savings account instead of getting eaten up by lifestyle inflation.

The Tipping Culture

What goes into the decision to leave a tip: overall experience, service or product received, or the service workers themselves? Read on to find out more about the tipping habits of Americans in 2017.

How to Finance a Home Addition

Here are a few tips for the most efficient and economical ways to finance a home addition — along with some possible advantages and drawbacks of each.

How to Save for Vacation

While you should have an emergency savings fund and an eye toward your future retirement, it's OK to spend money out of your savings. So how do you save responsibly while also saving for vacation.

7 Smart Ways to Use Your Tax Refund Check

The IRS wrote over 122.4 million tax refund checks in 2017, totaling tax refunds of over $425.1 billion. If you’re expecting a tax refund, these 7 tips could help make the most of your check.