Better’s Best Money Advice for Couples

History is replete with heroic, romantic tales of true (and unfortunately, not so true) love.  Our personal financial counselors are leaving the tales behind and giving you Better’s best financial advice for couples. Terri Bailey, M.S., AFC®: My best advice for couples is of course to be open and respectful of the different background and …

What’s Your Money Story?

Everyone has a money story…you know, it’s the way you view money usually shaped by your life experiences with money.  Perhaps you’ve never considered that you have a money story or maybe you know your story quite well. Either way, this short story may help you figure out if it’s time to rewrite your money …

Socially Distance from Scammers

WARNING! DANGER! BE CAREFUL! There’s so much to be concerned about in these uncertain days of COVID-19–and unfortunately financial scammers are using this time to take advantage of others. We at Better Financial Counseling want you to protect yourself from scams and scammers. Today’s scams are preying on financial concerns and opportunities. They may impersonate …

Economic Impact Payments

For most taxpayers you will receive your economic impact payment based on either your 2018 or 2019 tax returns. However, if the IRS does not have your information because you haven’t filed or if you aren’t required to file, you can give them your information at this site: IRS economic impact payments And soon you’ll …