When health problems knock at the door, how will you respond? Here are a few pointers for getting ready based on our recent experience.
Last week, a fellow member of the human race decided to nail my car in the parking lot and flee. These are my tips for dealing with the situation.
That’s the premise of a new book by Charles Farrell, “Your Money Ratios: 8 Simple Tools for Financial Security at Every Stage of Life.” The book lives up to its title—people at any stage of life can pick this up and figure out exactly how they relate to where they should be, according to Farrell. … Continue reading Can We Boil Down Personal Finance to Simple Ratios?
I don't know how AFLAC makes money with our pregnancy insurance policy, but I honestly don't care--it pays off for us in the end. Can it do the same for you?
When we combine the power of our HDHP and our HSA savings account, we save thousands of dollars every year on our health insurance spending!
A few weeks ago, I talked about the benefits of high deductible health plans as a good alternative to traditional insurance. Today, I take a look at HSAs--a big component of those benefits.
When shopping for health insurance, we have the option of traditional "co-pay" plans vs. high-deductible health plans. This is a brief introduction to HDHPs and why they may be the best move you make this year.
More than a year ago, we were faced with a horrifying reality--the end of our company-sponsored health insurance and a baby on the way. Here are some of the options we considered.
3,000 millionaires claimed unemployment benefits in 2008. They have a right to do so, but is it the RIGHT thing to do when millions of others are struggling?
We have a date set for the birth of our baby boy! Here are 6 things we'll take care of immediately after that are often overlooked.