Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on September 17, 2023
The prevalence of self-care messaging reminds us to nurture our physical and mental well-being—with mindfulness practices, exercise routines, and virtual detoxing. But what about financial self-care? Here are several ways you can practice financial self-care, starting now.
Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on August 3, 2023
After a historical hiatus throughout the pandemic, borrowers now face federal student loan repayment. Evaluating your full financial picture and making a repayment plan goes a long way towards reducing stress and uncertainty. Unsure where to start? Read on!
Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on July 11, 2023
Summer is in full swing and so is peak travel season. And while July is a prime time to get outdoors and cash in on any plans you may have—at home or beyond—the reality is that financial concerns (and recent credit interest rate spikes) remain a pain point for many of us. Here are five steps to take to boost your financial health and reduce your worries this summer.
Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on June 13, 2023
Before you dive into summer travel—and your wallet—check out these tips that can help you have fun in the sun without breaking the bank.
Posted by Jolt Credit Union on June 2, 2023
Scammers are always looking for new ways to deceive people to make a quick buck, and home improvements are a common target. As the weather warms and home improvement projects start taking center stage, contractor scams start blossoming like weeds after a spring rain.
To help you know what to look out for in these scams, let’s take a look at some of the most common home improvement scams and how to avoid them!
Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on May 11, 2023
Are you planning to retire soon? If so, you’re in good company (in the next seven years, approximately a fifth of the U.S. population will reach the traditional retirement age of 65.) This is an exciting but potentially overwhelming time. Here are five things you can do to put your best foot forward in this next phase of your life.
Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on March 28, 2023
Taxpayers rejoice! You have until April 18, 2023 to file federal income taxes. Most states are following suit, however, you can consult your state’s tax page to verify. If you’ve already crossed this off your list…congratulations! And if you’re in the company of 25% of Americans who wait until the last minute? Don’t panic. Here are five suggestions for filing in the final hour.
Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on March 9, 2023
In 2022, Phyllis Wiseberg, a 90-year-old widow lost $20,000 when cybercriminals withdrew the money from her account. Her story, shared by the National Council on Aging, is devastating, but unfortunately not uncommon. Financial exploitation is a reality many seniors face, especially in the age of online scams. Here are actions you can take to help financially safeguard your loved ones.
Posted by GreenPath Financial Wellness on February 1, 2023
For some couples, February might be a month for romantic connection - celebrating Valentine's Day with dinner reservations and romantic gifting. For others, solidarity and closeness can be found in boycotting Cupid together. Regardless of whether you have a love or hate relationship with the cherubic matchmaker who wields heart-tipped arrows, one thing is certain: cohabitating couples will enjoy a more harmonious relationship when they align on money matters.