Drive sensibly; aggressive driving such as speeding, and rapid acceleration and braking, wastes fuel.
Look for the ENERGY STAR™ label on light bulbs, home appliances, electronics, and other products. ENERGY STAR products meet strict efficiency guidelines set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy.
A simple fact that is hard to learn is that the time to save money is when you have some.
- Joe Moore
Tips for Change E-Book
March 17th, 2014
April is Financial Literacy Month and it’s rapidly approaching!
The first and most important step in developing and following a financial plan is to examine your attitudes about money. Are you ready to accept responsibility for changing your financial situation? Do you believe that you can and will change the way you make financial decisions? Can you identify at least one benefit you hope to gain by changing your money management behavior?
A wise person should have money in their head, but not in their heart.
– Jonathan Swift
To Your Credit: Online Video Series
March 12th, 2014
Based on the FDIC’s Money Smart Financial Education Series – These videos were produced by the Apache Junction Public Library, AZ and made possible by a grant from the FINRA Investor Education Foundation through Smart investing@your library®, a partnership with the American Library Association.
Money won’t create success, the freedom to make it will.
– Nelson Mandella
Five Dos and Don’ts That Can Help You Achieve Greater Financial Security
March 3rd, 2014
With the unemployment rate slowly falling, many Americans are facing a healthier job market and trying to get their financial lives back on track.
Drawing on the findings of the FINRA Investor Education Foundation’s National Financial Capability Study of more than 25,000 Americans, the FINRA Foundation has developed five tips to help consumers both manage their day-to-day financial challenges and build a brighter financial future in 2014.