Sign In
Get Started
Sign Up

All Stories

Filter By:

Zestimate Your Home Value in BrightPlan

Plan For Life

Zestimate Your Home Value in BrightPlan

Sep 14, 2018 • 2 minute read

Your home is one of the biggest investments you’ll ever own, and that makes it a key part of your...

The Best Way to Repay Your Debt: Debt Snowball or Debt Avalanche?

Building Wealth

The Best Way to Repay Your Debt: Debt Snowball or Debt Avalanche?

Sep 6, 2018 • 5 minute read

There are usually two ways to get to where you’re going, right? One may be the direct route on the...

BrightPlan Founder Marthin De Beer Nominated for Innovator of the Year

Achieving Goals

BrightPlan Founder Marthin De Beer Nominated for Innovator of the Year

Sep 4, 2018 • 3 minute read

Sometimes it has to get personal to force thinking outside the box. Marthin De Beer had become...

The Most Common 401(k) Mistakes People Make - And How to Fix Them

Building Wealth

The Most Common 401(k) Mistakes People Make - And How to Fix Them

Aug 17, 2018 • 4 minute read

As a Retirement Plan Advisor for Plancorp, I spend a lot of my days talking to retirement plan...

Savings Rate or Rate of Return? How to Focus Your Attention for Long-Term Financial Success

Building Wealth

Savings Rate or Rate of Return? How to Focus Your Attention for Long-Term Financial Success

Aug 14, 2018 • 4 minute read

As a young professional, one of the best pieces of advice I received was to save and invest 15% of...

How an Emergency Fund Helped Me Land My Dream Job

Plan For Life

How an Emergency Fund Helped Me Land My Dream Job

Aug 3, 2018 • 5 minute read

"Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get." Amen to that, Forrest...

7 Ways an Emergency Fund Makes You Wealthier

Plan For Life

7 Ways an Emergency Fund Makes You Wealthier

Jul 25, 2018 • 5 minute read

A rainy day fund. A safety net. There are many titles for an emergency fund, but you can consider...

The Secret to Using Money to Buy Happiness

Building Wealth

The Secret to Using Money to Buy Happiness

Jul 20, 2018 • 3 minute read

I’m always excited about getting a new iPhone.

Student Loan Repayment, Simplified

Plan For Life

Student Loan Repayment, Simplified

Jul 17, 2018 • 3 minute read

Graduating from college is a fun and exciting time of life. For most students, this time also means...