October 2022 Financial Tip

October 2022 Financial Tip

If you have a family member who will be in college for the 2022-23 school year, October 1st is the start date for submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA. The FAFSA is the key to getting financial aid; every student should file because not...
October 2022 Financial Tip

October 2021 Financial Tip

  Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) If you have a family member who will be in college for the 2021-22 school year, October 1st is the start date for submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA. The FAFSA is the key to getting...
6 Signs That You’re a Daily Money Manager

6 Signs That You’re a Daily Money Manager

I’m Karen R. Caccavo, and I’m a Daily Money Manager (also called a financial organizer).  I woke up recently with an earworm that I couldn’t shake.  What was the tune stuck in my head?  Aha!  It was the music on hold for E*Trade!  After all, the day before, it was my...
Is it Time for the Daily Finances Talk with Your Aging Parents?

Is it Time for the Daily Finances Talk with Your Aging Parents?

Talking with our aging parents about their finances can be tough. But it’s necessary. We need to know their plans and wishes should it become necessary for someone to step in and help. As a daily money manager, I have frequent conversations with older clients about...