When you're single or newly married, buying life insurance is likely the farthest thing from your mind. Once you have children, though, there's no doubt that life as you know it has changed forever. While raising a family is an exciting part of life, it's not a time to ignore the fact that one or both parents may die unexpectedly, leaving behind family who'll have a hard time surviving without extra support. Buying life insurance is an important endeavor, but it can be fraught with questions and anxiety. This article will help you find answers to essential life insurance questions -- what kind of insurance is right for you, how much you should buy and for how long -- as well as assist you in your search for the right insurance provider.
In a poor economy, we think twice about every dollar we spend, every dollar we invest and every dollar we could lose. Do you have the financial know-how to pick the best investments and pass on the worst?
The days when the only way you could do banking or find out the state of your account was to line up at your local branch are long gone. Now all you have to do is pull out your cell phone and you can pay your bills, transfer money or check your account balance. Mobile banking reminders make it even easier, automatically telling you the state of your account. Take this quiz to see how much you know about mobile banking reminders.