Tag Archives: Financial Fitness


Five Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Finances

If you’re like me, you’ve been dreaming about spring for a while. You’ve been impatiently waiting to put away the snow shovel and start your spring cleaning. Speaking of spring cleaning, this would be a great time to get your  Continue Reading »

Leave a comment

Your Personal “Weatherproofing”

I’ve read that people spend more time picking out a refrigerator or car than they do picking out benefit plans.  As an employee benefits professional, I’d have to agree with that assessment.  I’ve seen people’s income run out when they  Continue Reading »

Leave a comment

Getting Fit Without Giving Your Wallet a Workout

You may wonder why I’m focusing on fitness when most of us are thinking of the fabulous feasts we will soon be sharing with family and friends during the holidays. To borrow a quote frequently attributed to Robert F. Kennedy:  Continue Reading »

Leave a comment

The 12 “Saves” of Christmas: Budgeting Tips for the Holidays

Let me start by saying that I love the holiday season. The music, the traditions, the excitement on my kids’ faces. Holiday memories are priceless, but let’s get real; they almost always come with a price tag. Toys, food, decorations,  Continue Reading »

Leave a comment