Why You Need An Emergency Fund

I am going to cover the least exciting theory in personal finance. However, it may be the most important to your long term security and success.  Emergencies come in all different shapes and sizes. From the small-scale emergencies like car trouble, owing the IRS an unexpected amount, to a late fee on your library card…. continue reading »


The Cost of a DUI for a Nurse

Many Americans don’t think much of getting behind the wheel after having a drink or two. Yet driving under the influence (DUI) is a serious criminal offense — and represents a danger to others on the road. While a DUI can lead to severe penalties for anyone convicted of this crime, for registered nurses, the… continue reading »