4 Seniors: How to help an elderly parent with their finances

4 Seniors: How to help an elderly parent with their finances

  OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Many adult children serve as financial helpers to their elderly or ill parents. They provide services like paying bills, handling deposits and investments, filing insurance claims, preparing taxes and more. If you believe your parent...
Building a Successful Relationship with Your DMM Beyond Bill Paying

Building a Successful Relationship with Your DMM Beyond Bill Paying

Daily money managers are much more than bill payers. True, the core of many daily money managers’ work often involves paying bills on time, reconciling accounts, organizing financial paperwork, and gathering tax documents. Yet many daily money managers (DMMs) provide...

Don’t Just Spend Less — Spend Smarter

In terms of spending smarter (and this is where you might end up spending more money), and that is if you need professional help, get professional help. In the case of money, it could be a fee-only financial planner. You pay them for a few hours of their time to...

Tips for creating a financial backup plan for singles

CreditCards.com –If you’re married and find yourself temporarily unable to handle your finances due to illness or other unforeseen circumstances, your spouse would likely step in and pay the bills. But what happens if you’re single? Without a plan, you could miss bill...