budget & saving
Jul 15th, 2015

Be the Best Wedding Guest on a Budget [INFOGRAPHIC]

Weddings aren’t only elaborate for the bride and groom – there’s a lot for guests to manage, too! Get the details on how much to spend on an engagement gift versus the wedding present, when a plus-one is acceptable and when the whole family is expected. We also have helpful guides for budgeting the travel, […]

Jul 7th, 2015

Picnic Plans Perfected [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you have a picnic on the 4th of July? You aren’t alone. The Independence Day holiday ranks as the most popular for picnics in the U.S., and July is National Picnic Month, overall. If you’re looking to celebrate with a fantastic picnic, here’s an inside look at some of the best locations, food and […]

college student
Jun 23rd, 2015

Ins and Outs of Paying for Community College [INFOGRAPHIC]

Community College is certainly more affordable than a four-year university. On average you’ll save more than 60% per year on tuition and fees by attending a community college. However, there are also lots of opportunities to get help paying for community college and some tax benefits you’ll qualify for as a student. Read on to […]

college student

A Closer Look at Community Colleges [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you know that: Community college students are more likely to be women? More than a third are the first in their family to go to college? The majority are enrolled part-time? We dug into the statistics to get a clear picture of who attends community college. If it describes you, you might also be […]

Jun 16th, 2015

What to Know Before an International Summer Trip [INFOGRAPHIC]

Summertime might be the best time for travels big and small. If you’ve done your fair share of staycations and are looking for something more exotic, you could try to travel internationally. It doesn’t have to be as expensive as you might think. Here’s what you need to know, from preparing for your tip, to […]

Jun 9th, 2015

Summer Camp Fun For Kids – And For Tax Refunds [INFOGRAPHIC]

Ready to send your child off to camp so you can get some peace and quiet this summer? I mean, so they can learn important things like leadership, outdoor survival and horseback riding? No matter why you send kids to camp, or whether they go to day camp or sleepaway camp, you may be eligible […]