Savings Goals by Age

Mapping out your financial future can be daunting, especially if you only have a vague sense of what you want to accomplish. It can be useful to consider financial milestones to help you chart out your journey from college graduation through retirement. Here’s a look at some common savings goals by age to help you … Read more

Ways to Build Wealth at Any Age

Whether you want a worry-free retirement or a custom-built home, your financial goals are worthy investments. But they won’t come without careful planning. When it comes to people’s top financial goals for 2021, Country Financial’s 2020 Security Index Report found that controlling spending, saving for an emergency, paying down credit card debt or student loan … Read more

Why Is Bitcoin So Volatile?

Of all the things Bitcoin is rightfully known for—its range as a payment network, not the security of its protocol, nor the potential for blockchain technology to revolutionize any field that uses a database—there’s one that stands out as it’s most defining feature: its price, and how it goes up. But the price of Bitcoin … Read more

Can You Buy Cryptocurrency With a Credit Card?

It is possible to buy bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies with a credit card. Depending on the exchange used and the rules upheld by your credit card issuer, several factors can come into play. One key distinction investors should know when buying crypto with a credit card is that most financial institutions treat these transactions as … Read more