Gas Prices Reach Yearly High Due to Rising Oil Prices
Gas prices are at their highest since last fall with the national average currently sitting at $3.88 according to AAA. 13 WREX spoke to the CEO of a local wealth management company who shared how the rise in oil prices could impact the wallets of many.
What You Can Do to Stay Ahead of Student Loan Interest Rates
Interest on federal student loans started accruing on Sept. 1 for the first time since before the pandemic and borrowers expect to see their first bill as soon as October. Financial experts share what to expect and tips on how to stay ahead.
College Savings Tips for Future Students
Starting college and not sure about how to save? Anchor shares advice for future college students to finesse their savings plan to help them stay prepared for school expenses and not burn out their budget.
Are You a Financial Match with Your Partner?
Are you a spender or saver? How about your partner? Financial experts say laying the groundwork for a successful relationship means having the financial talk earlier on in a relationship to save new couples financial headaches and stress later on.
Finance Expert Provides Tips to Recent Graduates
When it comes to finances post-graduate life, many students may not know the best ways to use and save their money. However, one local financial expert has advice for recent graduates on how to handle their money in the coming years.
Financial Expert Explains Impact Debt Ceiling Deal
The Senate passed a bill late last Thursday suspending the nation's debt limit through January of 2025. Anchor Wealth Management breaks down what the debt ceiling is and how the bill impacts the nations credit score and fiscal responsibility.
How to Teach Your Kids Financial Literacy
Anchor Wealth Management shares tips for parents who want to get an early start teaching their kids to understand finances from a young age to help them prepare for their future education, careers, and lifestyle.
Is March a Good Time to Buy a House?
Anchor Wealth Management says now is a good time to buy your first home and shares helpful financial tips for first-time home buyers navigating the housing market to keep you on the right track to homeownership.
Financial Experts Urge Rockfordians to take Steps to Protect Their Identity This Holiday Season.
The chances of someone stealing your identity increase dramatically during the holidays. In fact, according to consulting group Javelin, Rockford ranks 18th for highest number of identity theft victims, with 792 per 100,000 people.
Graduate says Biden Student Loan Relief is a Step in the Right Direction.
Financial advisors say it’s best to be proactive after news of Biden Administration student loan relief and a Nebraska-Lincoln graduate shares their appreciation for the potential relief coming to student loan borrowers.
Understand a Bear Market
Many people may be worried about their retirement funds and everyday expenses after the stock market opened Tuesday with the S&P 500 in a bear market. Anchor Wealth Management shares advice navigating bear markets.
Financial Experts Urge Staying Calm During Period Stock Market Volatility.
Following a whiplash week on the stock market, financial experts say all investors should accept market volatility. Burgess highlights tips to keep in mind if stocks are forecasted to tumble in uncertain markets.