Fulfilling the Dream of Home Ownership

By Wiss, Posted in Financial Planning

By Adriana Cabrera  The prospect of buying a home can be daunting, especially for first-time homebuyers who may be saddled with student loans, car payments and credit card debt. But with planning – and some discipline – potential homeowners can make their dream of home ownership a reality. Here are some tips to help you through the process.  Create a budget Begin by gaining an understanding of your income and expenses. On an Excel spreadsheet or a free budgeting app, enter your mon... read more.

Strengthening Millennials' Financial Literacy: On the Road to Financial Success

By Wiss, Posted in Financial Planning

By Connor Doyle So, you’ve crash landed in the middle of a city. There’s a funky road going somewhere and a lot of people you don’t know around you are singing and dancing. You’re confused. Last you remember you were safe at home, warm in your bed with your family surrounding you. What happened? College happened – a tornado. Winds whipped around you, you meet some odd characters, got turned in every direction, and have trouble remembering some of the finer details. But now you... read more.