Major Changes to the GI Bill and Tuition Assistance

Major Changes to the GI Bill and Tuition Assistance

We’ve written about saving for college expenses and the GI Bill before, but within the last week they announced some pretty serious changes to the way the GI Bill and the Tuition Assistance (TA) program works. Let’s take a look at what was changed.   DoD...
@ClementsMoney Saturday Critical Action – Buying a Car?

@ClementsMoney Saturday Critical Action – Buying a Car?

Welcome to the Saturday Critical Action. Each Saturday we take the weekly action from Jonathan Clements‘ blog Humble Dollar and “militarize” it for you. Jonathan Clements was a longtime personal finance columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and he...
My New Favorite Word is No

My New Favorite Word is No

I have a new favorite word. That word is “no.” My favorite word used to be “yes,” but no more. (Do you see what I did there?)   I Used to Be a Yes Man I used to say yes to everything, like Jim Carrey in this movie. You want me to write that...
@ClementsMoney Hump Day Help – Freeze Your Credit

@ClementsMoney Hump Day Help – Freeze Your Credit

Welcome to the Hump Day Help. Each Wednesday we take one of the weekly actions from Jonathan Clements‘ blog Humble Dollar and “militarize” it for you. Jonathan Clements was a longtime personal finance columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and he...
Rich Grandpa, Poor Grandpa

Rich Grandpa, Poor Grandpa

Unlike Robert Kiyosaki, I only have one Dad. I did have two grandfather’s though, and one died today. The other died a few years ago. One was rich, and one was poor. Well, he might not have been poor, but he was poorer than the one that died today. What did they...