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Money Saving Tips To Start Now

Not sure how best to set yourself up for financial success? I recently shared some tips with CBS 12 in Jacksonville, Mississippi. My top five? 1: Carry large bills. 2: Use credit cards that give you rewards. 3: Buy discounted gift cards. 4: Buy marked down clothes in January. 5: Check your credit report.


Budgeting for the Holidays

Budgeting is one of the simplest steps available for your financial planning success. Here are some ideas I shared for balancing your holiday gift shopping with a budget.


Financial Planning for Aging Parents

How can you help manage financial planning for your aging parents? When should you start having those conversations? I joined FOX 5 Las Vegas to share some tips dealing with this sensitive subject.


Is life insurance taxable?

It’s a big question for many: Do I have to pay taxes on a life insurance payout? I joined Ronda Lee of Business Insider to bring some clarity to this question.


Are Life Insurance Premiums Tax Deductible?

It’s always helpful to find a tax break, so many people have the question, “Are life insurance premiums tax deductible?” In most cases, they aren’t — but I share with Business Insider a few instances where you can write off your life insurance premiums.