July 9, 2018

6 Steps to Take When a Credit Card Holder Dies

By: Sally Herigstad   When someone dies, the task of notifying financial institutions and closing credit card accounts can easily be forgotten or pushed aside. Unfortunately, […]
August 23, 2017

Don’t Get Hooked

If you have a phone or computer, you are at risk of becoming a target of scammers or con artists. If you have had a recent […]
October 18, 2017

How Working Affects Your Social Security Benefits

You hadn’t anticipated having to re-enter the workforce. The golden age of retirement had arrived. You and your spouse had a retirement that allowed you to […]
August 23, 2017

Prevent Identity Theft

There’s a lot in the news these days about the need to prevent identity theft. While we are all at risk for identity theft, you may not […]
August 23, 2017

Understanding Credit 101

You have probably heard the phrase “buying on credit,” but what does that mean? If you are mature enough (notice I didn’t say old), you will […]
August 23, 2017

Understanding Social Security Benefits

Understanding Social Security Benefits is difficult regardless of the circumstances. It becomes even more confusing when your eligibility is affected by the death of a loved […]
August 23, 2017

What is Reclamation and How Does it Affect You?

What is reclamation? By definition it is the act of reclaiming something. For our purposes, Reclamation is a procedure used by the Federal government to reverse […]