Whether you have questions about your money today, are dealing with an unexpected challenge, or planning your next financial goal, Town & Country’s Blog offers information and ideas to help answer your questions or inspire your next step.
- Budget: Put your money to work with income, spending and savings plans to help reach your financial goals.
- Borrow: Tips to help you make the best possible decisions when it comes to borrowing, managing debt, your credit score and more.
- Home: Information about all things that create your ideal home including buying, renting, decorating, moving and more.
- Protect: Information to help you guard your hard-earned money and financial life.
- Relationships: Ideas to make the most of your money in every phase of your life with the people who matter most
Building a Healthy Financial Relationship with Your Partner
What’s the best way to successfully handle money in a relationship? Here’s the secret. There isn’t just one way. The best way is the one that works for you and your partner. Talking about money can be uncomfortable...
Top 10 money moves you can make for 2024
If grabbing hold of your finances is one of your 2024 resolutions or you simply want to make your money work harder for you in the new year, here are 10 smart money moves to help you make...
Be Cyber-Smart this Holiday Season
The holiday season is here and that means many of us will break out our credit cards to shop for gifts, make travel arrangements and give back through donations to our favorite charities as we celebrate this special...
12 Tips to Help Avoid Overspending this Holiday Season
While the holiday season is a time of celebration with family and friends, it can also bring financial stress and strain on many people’s budgets. With all the excitement of the holidays, it is easy to go overboard...
The Pros and Cons of a Personal Loan: What to Consider
If you need cash, a personal loan may be a good option. A personal loan can also be a good alternative to using the equity in your home or a credit card to finance some expenses, in certain...
Certificate or Money Market – Finding the Right Savings Option for You
When building your savings, it is important to choose an account that offers a competitive interest rate to best grow your money, but also one that will allow you to access your funds should you need to. Money...
10 Ways to Save During the Summer
Summer is a fun time of year, but it can also be expensive. While a summer vacation may be at the top of the list, it is not the only expense people have to plan for. Add in...
Celebrating (Financial) Independence
Ready to start your journey to financial independence? It might be easier than you think. Here are a few steps to get you started: 1. Spend less than you make — habitually. Yes, this might sound like a...
10 Ways to Help Save on Summer Vacation Travel
If you’re planning that much-needed summer vacation, you may have noticed the prices of just about everything travel related -- hotels and vacation rentals, airfare, car rentals -- are on the rise. Depending on where you plan to...
Mortgages 101: Getting Started on The Path to Homeownership
When you embark on the search for a new home, you may think you know the steps to take: read the listings, visit some open houses, sign on with a realtor, make an offer. In fact, there’s a...