America Saves Week: Saving as a Family

Get your family involved with your saving plan by brainstorming ways to cut expenses in order to free up money to put toward your saving goals. Explore low- and no-cost activities you can do together as a family. Consider selling rarely used books, toys, clothes and other items in a garage sale or other marketplace.


Sunday Money: Inflation

Iiiiittt’ssss baaack.  We are talking inflation — U.S. consumer prices recorded their largest increase in 11 months in December 2017 bolstering expectations that inflation will accelerate this year.   WHAT IS BEHIND THE RECENT UPTICK IN INFLATION DATA? Increases in demand and sales typically leads to rising prices: Housing rents. Car sales. Retail sales in