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I’m a Millennial. Do I Need Life Insurance?

Life insurance isn’t everyone’s favorite topic; after all, it feels strange to plan for after your death. But like any other financial decision, planning for your dependents is a wise idea. You may be saying [...]

By | August 1st, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Beyond Plastic: Credit Innovations on the Horizon

Security and convenience are what you’ve come to expect when it comes to paying with plastic. What if you could have security, reliability and convenience? Companies are hard at work developing new devices and ways [...]

By | May 27th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Is Your Budget Suffering From Invisible Expenses?

Even if you’re earning a reasonable salary, it can still be easy to find yourself living paycheck to paycheck. Invisible expenses may be to blame! By combing through your budget, you can often find invisible [...]

By | April 24th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Consolidating Debt: When Does It Make Sense?

Produced by NerdWallet Debt can be hard to beat, especially when you’re juggling payments on credit cards, consumer loans and student loans and they continue to pile up on top of your living expenses. Overwhelmed [...]

By | February 25th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Make Your Savings Automatic!

By Kevin Driscoll, CFP®, VP, Advisory Services, Navy Federal Financial Group   Whether we realize it or not, saving is a natural part of life. It can be as simple as storing leftovers for tomorrow’s [...]

By | February 22nd, 2016|Wallet Watch|

10 Ways to Avoid Tax Identity Theft

Are you ready for tax season? If you haven’t heard about tax identity theft, you may not be. This week is Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week, dedicated to educating consumers about the most common form [...]

By | January 27th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Financial Firsts: 8 Things to Know About Building Credit

Financial Firsts: building credit history A credit card is an essential tool in helping you along your financial journey. It’s one of the most accessible ways to start building credit history and financial responsibility, whether [...]

By | December 15th, 2015|Wallet Watch|

Protect Your Finances: Give Gifts, Not Data

These days, many consumers find it more convenient to shop online, but some still enjoy the “old-fashioned way” of hitting the brick and mortar stores and browsing the aisles. Either way, make sure to protect [...]

By | December 10th, 2015|Wallet Watch|

Top Financial Tips for Financing a Vehicle

You’ve dreamed about it hundreds of times. That new car smell that just can’t be replicated, as you’re driving down the highway in your brand new ride. Before heading to the dealer and buying a [...]

By | December 7th, 2015|Wallet Watch|

5 Things To Do With Leftover BAH

Depending on your duty station, you or a family member may have the opportunity to live off-base. If that’s the case, you should be receiving BAH, or basic allowance for housing. This allowance helps pay [...]

By | November 30th, 2015|Wallet Watch|