Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do you have to know how to manage money?
         Answer: Post of July 4, 2016
  • How do taxes affect your Spending Plan?
         Answer: Post of July 18, 2016
  • What does a Spending Plan (budget) look like?
         Answer: Post of July 25, 2016
  • Is your current Spending Plan working for you?
         Answer: Post of August 1, 2016
  • Why are you having money problems?
         Answer: Post of August 8, 2016
  • How do you decrease your expenses?
         Answer: Post of August 22, 2016
  • Where are you spending too much money?
         Answer: Post of August 29, 2016
  • What’s the difference between needs and wants?
         Answer: Post of September 5, 2016
  • How much money should you be saving?
         Answer: Post of October 3, 2016
  • How should you be using your savings?
         Answer: Post of October 10, 2016
  • How do you pay for unexpected emergencies?
         Answer: Post of October 17, 2016
  • How do you leverage your buying power to pay for big-ticket goods or services?
         Answer: Post of October 24, 2016
  • How do you fund your retirement account?
         Answer: Post of October 31, 2016
  • How much should you be spending for housing expenses?
         Answer: Post of November 21, 2016
  • How much should you be spending for a car?
         Answer: Post of November 28, 2016
  • Should you lend money to a family member or friend?
         Answer: Post of December 12, 2016
  • Should personal finances be discussed before you are married?
         Answer: Post of January 2, 2017
  • Do personal finances change after you are married?
         Answer: Post of January 9, 2017
  • What does a family’s spending plan look like?
         Answer: Post of January 16, 2017
  • Should you teach your child(ren) about money?
    Answer: Post of January 23, 2017
  • When should you teach your child(ren) about money?
         Answer: Post of January 30, 2017
  • What should be your child’s first lesson about Financial Literacy (money management)?
         Answer: Post of February 6, 2017