Latest Articles by Stephanie

Best Savings Accounts for Kids in 2022
Piggy banks are fun for small change, but if you want to teach your kids important lessons about managing money and the power of compound interest, get them their own savings account. While your local bank branch probably offers more than one savings account product, you might consider looking online ... Continue Reading
January 13, 2022
How to Spot a Fake Check
Spotting a fake check requires taking steps like examining the check, analyzing the check source and more. Scammers can use counterfeit personal checks, cashier’s checks and even certified checks for fraudulent activity. So even if you trust a person you’re doing business with — and the check they hand you ... Continue Reading
January 19, 2021
Powerball Annuity vs. Cash: How Does It Work and Which One Should You Take?
One of the many decisions you’d have to make if you won the Powerball jackpot is whether you’d rather take your winnings in a Powerball annuity or as a lump sum. Most people want their money now, but don’t cash that check quite yet. You’ll want to think through the ... Continue Reading
January 11, 2021