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Insurance Coverage Families Needs with Matt Becker

With open enrollment season here, it’s a good time to review your benefits at work. One area where you want to pay extra attention to is insurance. Matt Becker, from Mom and Dad Money, is here on the podcast to help me out. He’s walking me through four insurance parents and couples should seriously consider. […]

Does Your State Offer Benefits for Maternity Leave?

Does your state offer a benefits program for maternity leave? Do not make the very common mistake of assuming that it does. Workers in the USA are wrong far more often than they are right when they do. The sooner you understand your rights and benefits while one or both parents are not working, the […]

Maximizing Your Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

As part of our goal to keep baby expenses in check, we’re looking at possible ways to save with upcoming bills. Something that we’re examining is the Flexible Spending Account offered at my husband’s job. It may help with our taxes and save us some money. What is a Flexible Spending Account? According to the […]

Insurance and Family Changes

Insurance is a given for most people. There’s insurance for our home, cars, health and life among other types. Some need to be adjusted based on changes in your personal status. We’ll take a look at when that typically occurs. Adulthood You know you’re an adult when you have to start buying your own insurance […]

401(k)s: What Couples Need to Know to Maximize Their Retirement

For most couples, their 401(k)s are an important part of their retirement plans. Learn how you can avoid making big mistakes and make the most out of your 401(k)! Making the Most of Your 401(k) It’s just there’s a huge information overload and it’s easy to get caught in the mess and not be sure […]