Personal Finance

Managing your money is something we all can all do better: it can seem like just when you get the perfect budget figured out for yourself, life throws you a curveball. Checking in with your spending and saving habits can help you stay one step ahead of life’s changes whether they’re big or small. And it’s never too early to start saving in an emergency fund for when storm clouds gather and you’ll need some additional funds.

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Audio: Personal Tax Checklist

With the end of tax time looming large, you might be feeling some pressure...

Audio: Spring Cleaning Your Credit Habits in 8 Steps

If your good credit habits have slipped during the long winter, don’t miss out...

Audio: Experian Etc. with Mandi Woodruff

If you’ve ever felt like some (or most, or all) of a financial conversation...

Strengthen Your Credit Skills – What Can You Do?

Like just about anything else in life, your credit isn’t something you were born...

Audio: ID Theft & Tax Survey Results

For identity thieves, tax time is a time like no other, where the opportunities...

Getting House-Ready with the Daily Bumps

Popular vloggers the Daily Bumps join to tell a bit of the next chapter...

Learning the Basics: Adding in Credit with the Reality Changers

Jorge from Reality Changers joins to share how he discovered the power of credit,...

Kids Change Everything: ‘Falling for You’ with the Holderness Family

It’s a family affair for the musical Holdnernesses, who celebrate their together time and...

Envisioning Your Future: Setting Goals with Kayli

Popular vlogger Kayli joins to share how learning a little more about her credit...

What happens when you pay off your home loan?

Your mortgage loan on your credit report will be updated to show a status...

If I am 18 years old, how can I get a credit card?

Because you are under 21, you probably will likely need to have someone add...

Audio: Experian Etc. with Reeta Wolfsohn

What is it that drives our relationship with money? And how much can that...

What Are My Financial Goals?

Personal finance is a lifelong skill that you can keep perfecting, whether:

  • You’re just starting out on your own for the first time,
  • You’re thinking about combining your living space with a significant other and merging expenses,
  • It’s time to relocate for a new opportunity or to grow your family, or
  • You’re looking over the horizon to plan for retirement and a rainy day fund