Five ways to get over the fear of networking

Good networking is vital to career and professional success but it does not have to be disingenuous or feel uncomfortable. Follow these five steps to have a positive and repeatable networking experience.

Back to school in a new town

Transitioning from summer's long days and endless playing is hard enough — add in a new town and a new school, and it can be nerve-wracking.

Stressing safety for teens behind the wheel

Before you hand over the keys, here are some recommendations to help your new driver get to and from their destination safely.

Three key questions to plan for an independent life

People are living longer but often become less mobile as they age. The most important step you can take to live the life you’ve worked hard for: Create a long-term plan to meet that challenge.

Speak up at work using the three C's

How can you be honest, and speak up successfully at work in a way that does not damage your career and make the business better? Consider bringing the 3 C’s to work: Communication, Courage, and Candor.

Should you consolidate your debt?

If you have been thinking about debt consolidation, here are some important factors you should know.

Steps for an annual financial checkup

Do you want to retire early? Do you want to pay down debt? Do you want a new car? A self-administered financial checkup can help answer these questions.