21st Century Tipping

21st Century Tipping

At a time of year when everyone is focused on end-of-year tipping, it occurred to me that day-to-day tipping has changed a lot in recent years. I was surprised to see that Uber/Lyft/Taxi drivers get tipped the same percentage, and relieved to see $1 per drink is still...
Achieve Your Goal with a Savings Account

Achieve Your Goal with a Savings Account

Everyone knows that savings accounts are great ways for people to store extra money and save for goals. But did you know there are many reasons to have multiple savings accounts?  Having multiple accounts avoids having that large, lump-sum balance in checking, which...
It’s Time for Your Financial Checkup

It’s Time for Your Financial Checkup

Every year or so, we all have to wipe out several appointment slots to go into the doctor’s office for a regular physical. A bunch of numbers and letters are thrown around, like the values for BMI, BP, HR, LDL, HDL — and the list goes on. The end result is a...