Kakeibo: The Japanese art of mindful budgeting

Kakeibo: The Japanese art of mindful budgeting

From NextAvenue.org —  By Jennifer Nelson —  Looking to declutter your finances? Consider Kakeibo (pronounced kah-keh-boh), a Japanese budgeting system that literally translates to “household financial ledger.” Created in 1904 by Japan’s first female...
Which electric cars are eligible for the $7,500 tax credit?

Which electric cars are eligible for the $7,500 tax credit?

From Cars.com — By Brian Normile —   If you’ve been shopping for or researching an electric vehicle, you’ve almost certainly heard about things like EV tax credits, specifically the federal government’s offer of a federal tax credit worth up to $7,500 if you purchase...
Avoid scammers’ money grabs during Older Americans Month

Avoid scammers’ money grabs during Older Americans Month

From the Federal Trade Commission’s FTC.gov — Scammers use lots of different tactics — stories about grandchildren in distress, million-dollar prizes, a romantic future, or a business deal — to try to steal peoples’ money. Scammers may demand payment by wire...