Do Young People Need Life Insurance?

By |May 29th, 2012|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Do young people need life insurance? I've heard this question asked more than once, and unfortunately it's a terrible question. Someone's age has very little to do with whether or not someone needs life insurance. An 18-year-old might need life insurance more than a 90-year-old, depending on their situations. However, we can't neglect the importance of senior life insurance over

6 Quick Reasons High Deductible Health Insurance Rocks!

By |October 13th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

If you have a job that offers benefits, it's probably around the time of year where you need to pick your benefits. Yesterday I talked about how I decided I didn't need long term disability insurance. Today I want to talk about how I do need Health Insurance, and why I love my High Deductible plan. Use "Health Insurance Made

Young Office Workers Don’t Need Long Term Disability Insurance

By |October 12th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

Over the next two weeks, I have to decide what kind of benefits I want to pay for at my job. I need to decide what kind of health insurance I want (and I use my Health Insurance Made Easy spreadsheet), as well as dental and vision insurance. Do I want to contribute to my Health Savings Account? And finally,

25 Isn’t So Magical For Car Insurance

By |December 14th, 2010|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , |

I've always been told that I would pay way too much for my car insurance until I was 25 years old. I was paying about $80 a month for full coverage before I hit the magic number and when I woke up on my 25th birthday last May, I was expecting a magical car insurance fairy to await me in

The Roof Was On Fire

By |October 6th, 2010|Categories: Blog, Economics / Politics|Tags: , |

Every morning I read a few other blogs because there are some awesome writers out there. These other blogs are entertaining and I have links to some of my favorite sites in my blogroll (the "THOUSANDAIRES" section on the right of your screen) and I was perusing Budgets Are Sexy this morning and I saw this really interesting post about