Cash is King

“Before the pandemic, Americans prioritized paying down debt—now experts say you may want to hold off” An article in CNBC.com on May 7th posted the following information: “Even before the Coronavirus pandemic shut down many parts of the U.S. and put...

Money = Happiness?

“Money & Happiness” by Grant Sabatier, founder Millennialmoney.com What is your earliest memory of being happy? Do you remember that feeling, being a kid on a warm summer night, the grass under your bare feet, and the freeing feeling of not having to...

Gift Cards

We’re receiving unfortunate news that many iconic stores and businesses are either going out of business or facing financial restructuring with bankruptcy. Locally Two Jay’s recently filed for bankruptcy, and on Worth Avenue both Neiman Marcus and Brooks...

A few “Old Fashioned” ways to save money now.

Our grandparents knew about saving and living frugally, especially those who lived through the world wars and their own times of hardship and sacrifice. These tips were shared by a member with New England roots who remembers her Yankee grandmother sharing these...

Banks & Credit Cards During Coronavirus

Many banks are offering some type of relief, but it’s often on a case by case basis. It’s worth contacting your bank if you’re facing any financial hardship to discuss your options. Call your credit card company if you expect to be late with a payment and ask to...