Five things to know about flood insurance

Years ago, I covered the topic of flood insurance, and considering recent weather events, now is probably a good time to revisit it.

A primer on VA’s pre-need burial eligibility

Holiday gatherings usually mean food and fun, but there are often serious discussions about what’s happening with members of our family and our plans.

Could a VA/Medicare Advantage combo work for you?

The number of people receiving Medicare benefits through a private health plan has skyrocketed from more than 5 million to nearly 18 million – an increase of roughly 260 percent – since 2004, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. Why?

How your car purchase can lead to financial freedom

Cars are part of the fabric of American life. The satisfaction they provide and the messages they broadcast are undeniable. However, they can also be a roadblock to financial security.

Check out new ‘Money Drill’ podcast

They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks, but my recent experiences with podcasting have me thinking otherwise.

How to plan for the inevitable

Through my 20-plus years in financial planning, I know most people don’t like to discuss death and disability. But avoiding them can cause financial trouble and even ruin.