May 23rd, 2014

Two Cents About Pennies [INFOGRAPHIC]

Today we celebrate the lowly penny. It may not be accepted at the vending machine or parking meter. It may cost more to make than its worth. But two-thirds of you believe this one-cent piece, minted for more than 200 years, doesn’t deserve to be thrown away. Well, I mean, you literally throw it away […]

May 1st, 2014

Bike to Work [INFOGRAPHIC]

Do you have an old bicycle crammed into the back of your garage or basement, gathering dust? Or maybe you’ve been meaning to buy a bike for years, but just didn’t know where to start. Well, stop making excuses and dive in. Whether it’s basic maintenance or the health effects of cycling, we are celebrating […]

Apr 21st, 2014

Handmade Makes Money [INFOGRAPHIC]

Handmade goods may seem old-school, but they are generating more and more present-day cash. With help from the Internet when it comes to marketing and payment processing, small-scale producers can now do quite nicely for themselves. We took a look at this trend, including popular sites, business strategies and some things to consider at tax […]

Apr 11th, 2014

The World of Mad Men, In Taxes [INFOGRAPHIC]

The AMC series “Mad Men” chronicles Don Draper’s ascension in the world of advertising – from creative director to partner – and all the financial trappings that come along with it. Since the season 7 premiere date (April 13) and tax day (April 15) so nearly coincide, we couldn’t help but take a look at […]

Mar 26th, 2014

Profile of a Procrastinator – Maybe You? [INFOGRAPHIC]

If you haven’t done your taxes yet, you certainly aren’t alone. In fact, you’re part of a healthy percentage of the population that will wait until the last few weeks before April 15. Here are a few pointers for what to do to help meet the deadline, or what to file if you really and […]

Mar 19th, 2014

The Financial Prowess of Women [INFOGRAPHIC]

We continue to celebrate Women’s History Month with this look at finances from the female perspective – where we’ve been and where we are going. Click to view larger image Like this infographic? Use the code below to embed it on your site: Click image to see a larger version