Skip to content

Finances FYI

Finances FYI

Finances FYI is a weekly Feature Section brought to you by Great West Media

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Save Your Money in a Mattress

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Save Your Money in a Mattress

We’ve all heard the stories of people lining their mattress with bills or stuffing their savings under the mattress for safekeeping. However, if you want a nest egg, this is a terrible idea.
Basic Financial Terms Everyone Should Know

Basic Financial Terms Everyone Should Know

Are you interested in investing? Taking advantage of compound interest? Making your money work for you? Investing can help you reach your financial goals, but many are intimidated by the terms and complexities of what this entails. Today we’ll look at some of the most important terms, what they mean, and how understanding them helps you grow your money.
Managing your Retirement Plan when you Change Jobs

Managing your Retirement Plan when you Change Jobs

You have a great retirement plan through work. What happens when you change jobs? Learn how to update, maintain, and move your funds.
The Best Ways To Give More In 2021

The Best Ways To Give More In 2021

We all have causes or charities that we’re particularly passionate about, but it can be hard to know how to help them directly. Lucky for us, making charitable contributions has never been easier. Here’s the why and how to make 2021 your most significant year of giving!
Smart Money-Saving Tips For 2021

Smart Money-Saving Tips For 2021

Saving money can be a challenge for many, but with a sound plan and concrete goals, you could watch your savings pile up this year. Here are the best ways to increase your savings in 2021 and beyond!