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The number one expense that keeps most people broke

The first personal finance article I ever wrote was titled “Your Pumpkin Spice Lattes are costing you $250,000 and Pushing your Retirement Back Years”....
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Defined Benefit pensions are the perfect retirement savings tool

There is an inconvenient truth about retirement savings. Unless people are forced to save, they won’t save. At least not enough to make a...
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The values-based budget

Budgeting is important. You’ve heard that a million times from a thousand people. If we all agree that having a budget is a good...
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Acorns Review: In a nutshell, Acorns is a useful tool worth considering

Wealthtender is proud to include innovative financial technology companies like Acorns among our advertising partners. Wealthtender features many articles with ideas to help our...
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BillShark Review: Should you let BillShark try to lower your monthly bills?

Wealthtender is proud to include innovative financial technology companies like BillShark among our advertising partners. Wealthtender features many articles with ideas to help...
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Who are your money heroes?

We all learn our money habits from someone. Having a role model early in life--someone who knows how to take care of their money...
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7 biggest risks to your retirement plan and how to overcome them

Saving enough money for retirement is hard. You can improve your chances of achieving a comfortable retirement by taking action sooner rather than...
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You may need a lot more (or less) than you thought to retire

Challenging the 4% rule suggests caution but also offers hope As Ben Le Fort points out, the venerable 4% rule isn’t as unassailable as many...
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Increase your budget without another job

I’m sure we would all like to have a little more money, right? Think of the things you could do with an extra $50,...
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Three steps to take when you’re drowning in debt

No matter how overwhelming your debt might seem, there are three easy steps you can take to help you get back on track. Assess You can’t...