Articles from Nancy Mann Jackson

Investing 101

What Is Real Estate Investing?

Money 101

How Much Should I Spend on Food Each Month?

News You Can Use

Yes, Government Shutdowns Can Affect You, Too (Even if You Don’t Work for the Government)

Plan Ahead

How Much Should I Save for Retirement?

Save More

Saving 101: How to Set Savings Goals—and Actually Hit Them

Money Moves

Why Are Stock Prices Still Bouncing Around So Much?

Break Free

Debt Payoff Guide: What’s the Best Way to Pay Off Credit Cards, Student Loans and Medical Debt?

Retirement 101

What Happens If You Tap Your IRA Early?

Watch Out

30 Million People Will Owe the IRS Next Year. Could You Be One of Them?

News You Can Use

Here’s What We May Be Paying More for With Trump’s Tariffs

Easy Money

8 Places That’ll Actually Pay You to Live There

Gut Check

Are You Repeating Your Parents’ Money Mistakes?

Know & Grow

Inflation’s on the Rise—Here’s What That Means

Don't Default

What to Do When You're Struggling to Pay Off Your Loans

Money 101

What Is Compounding, and How Does It Work?

Year Ahead

5 Financial Predictions for 2018

Work Smart

Ready for a New Gig? Here’s How to Land the Right One Next Time

What's in Your Closet?

5 Collectibles That Can Net a Big Payday (and 6 That Probably Won’t)

Open Enrollment

Before You Renew Your Health Insurance, Look Out for These Changes

Grow Your Money

How Can I Earn More Interest on My Savings?

Financial Planning

Don’t Worry, There’s Still Time to Undo the Money Mistakes You Made This Year

Be Safe Not Sorry

Is Your Home at Risk for a Natural Disaster? How to Check—and Prep

Just in Case

A Plan That Will Help You Weather Any Financial Storm

Simplify Your Life

Complete These 4 Tasks Now, Save Time and Money Later

Deep Breaths

5 Ways to Stop Stressing About Money

Don't Give Up

What to Do When You're Drowning in Monster Debt

Real Estate

Should You Be Nervous About Buying a Home?

Rent Or Buy?

5 Signs You're Ready to Stop Renting


What Does It Actually Mean to Diversify Your Investments?


How Much Can I Expect to Pay in Taxes on My Investments?

Let's Be Honest

What Returns Can You Really Expect When You Invest in Stocks?


What Does It Mean to Time the Market?

Year Ahead

We May Pay Less in Taxes, But More for Everything Else

Heads Up

Why Getting a Mortgage Is Going to Cost More This Year


One Time Being Passive Can Totally Pay Off

Fed Watch

Head's Up: Our Credit Card Debt Is Getting Pricier


Cyber Criminals Want Your Money—Here’s How to Protect It


I Can't Believe I Get Paid to Do This: 4 Real-Life Dream Jobs


Are Interest Rates Going Up? Here's Why You Should Care


We're in the Second-Longest Bull Market in History. Can It Last?

Rich Habits

Money Mistakes Wealthy People Don't Make


Shop Here These Weekends and Skip the Sales Tax


How We Did It: 4 Inspiring Stories of Huge Income Increases

Most Popular

6 Ways to Make (Legit) Money While You Sleep


Should You Be Worried About the Stock Market?

Frugal Millionaires

Retire at 30? Save $1 Million on a $55,000 Salary? They Did It

True Stories

How I Became a Millionaire: 4 Paths to $1 Million


Quiz: How Money Smart Are You?


7 Splurges That Could Actually Save You Money in the Long Run


Who Uses Payday Loans? You'd Be Surprised

Tax Day

You May Be Paying More in Taxes Than You Actually Owe

Tax Time

These Five Tax Mistakes Are Easy (and Costly) to Make


What's Really Holding You Back From Wealth?


6 Simple Monthly Habits That Will Help You Build Wealth


Get Ready to Pay More for These in 2016


It's Not the Size of Your Paycheck—It's What You Do With It

Uh Oh

Your Credit Card Debt Just Got More Expensive