Finances 101

July 03, 2024
Escrow Account: What It Is and Why You Need to Understand It

What are your financial health goals? For some people it’s paying off student loan debt, while for others it’s saving for their children’s futures. While financial health can look different to everyone, there’s one goal that comes up a lot in the SaverLife community: buying a home. If your financial health goal is to purchase…

June 25, 2024
The Hidden Costs of Home Buying or Renting

Weighing out the costs of renting or buying your home comes with a lot of factors. Take it from SaverLife member Tenesha. She’s interested in buying a forever home for her and her daughters but feels like there are so many additional fees and requirements, she’s not ready to commit. “It feels like I’ve got…

June 20, 2024
Small Business Guide: Your One-Stop Source for Small Business, Gig, & Side Hustle Support

We’re here to help you navigate the financial ups & downs of gig work, side income, and small business ownership. That’s why we are sharing small business resources that are 100% FREE for you. Browse our one-stop guide to catapult your small business to the next level.  Pro Tip: We’ll continue to update this guide…

June 13, 2024
Considering a Credit Card? Here’s What You Need to Get Started 

So many factors go into your financial health. From your monthly expenses to transportation and even climate-related events, every aspect of your life helps define your budget and progress toward long-term goals. One component of your financial hea...

June 21, 2024
Rainy Day Resilience: Tips for Gen Z Navigating Climate Change, Inflation & a Housing Crisis

Maybe your work hours and income have been affected by extreme temperatures. Maybe your landlord is considering installing energy-efficient appliances and increasing your rent. Or maybe you’re seeing produce prices increase at the grocery sto...