Managing Editor

Daniel Cohen

Daniel Cohen has many years of experience in the financial services industry. Daniel has worked as a mortgage loan officer, a debt counselor, and as a tax consultant. He also owned a small business, manufacturing and distributing clothing, which gives him first-hand knowledge about the challenges of running a business. A common link in all his work experience is a devotion to customer satisfaction. When not working, Daniel enjoys hiking in the redwoods or attending live music shows.

April 1, 2019

Making a financial plan is smart, if you take account of where you're starting and can measure the effectiveness of the steps as you put your plan in ...


March 31, 2019

Acorn Savings App has over 4 million users. Acorns builds savings through a micro-savings approach. Its savings app also grows savings through investm...


March 24, 2019

Financial habits and financial goals can work with or against each other. Whatever your goal, you need to establish the right financial habits in orde...

March 24, 2019

401(k) plans are the most common retirement savings account. Make the right choices so you grow your 401(k) account and provide financial security to ...


March 18, 2019

Find the best way to pay off holiday debt. Read tips from six top financial experts to take care of debt from the last holiday and avoid debt this yea...

March 17, 2019

Here are ten top money saving tips. Review your budget and choose any or all of these easy tips to save money and cut expenses. Don't forget to use yo...

March 17, 2019

Read about 4 popular apps for building up money in a savings account. These apps make it easier to build savings for an emergency, a vacation, a large...

March 10, 2019

Mint offers a solid, free budgeting tool that also allows you to easily track transactions, bills, accounts, investments, and to analyze them with gra...

March 10, 2019

Use an online bill pay service to prevent paying for late fees, save time, be better organized, and to gain insights into your spending habits. This w...

February 28, 2019

Make savings a habit and start early. This will give you more time to build all the different types of savings accounts you need to reach good financi...

February 28, 2019

A savings deposit or money market account is key to your long-term financial health. Understand the different options available, and find one that inc...

February 28, 2019

An emergency fund is your best cushion for an unexpected expense or a loss of income. It takes time to build the six months worth of living expenses y...

February 28, 2019

Credit score ranges vary. FICO scores go from 300 to 850. Your score is not just a single number. Lenders use it to place you in a bucket with other p...

February 28, 2019

Credit scores are not a reliable measure of your overall financial health. They are important for borrowing money, but just one of many factors that y...

February 28, 2019

Financial planning is a crucial component in building good financial health. Evidence shows a strong correlation between planning and financial health...