They Told Me I Need a Co-Signer

Financial Advice by Carmen Rita Wong

Q: I thought I had been making pretty great strides with my finances.  I have been paying my bills on time, paying down my debt and have even been able to save a little money in the bank each month, but I recently tried to rent a new apartment Read More

What Does “Diversifying” Your Money Mean?

Financial Advice By: Carmen Wong Ulrich

Q: When someone talks about “diversifying” their money, what exactly do they mean? I have always been told that I should be putting money into a savings account each month, but it seems like some people save their money in lots of different ways. What are some of the Read More

Choosing the Right Health Insurance

Financial Advice By: Carmen Wong Ulrich

Q: Whenever I have a job that offers health insurance, I definitely make sure to take it, but I have to admit that I don’t always understand what is actually being offered, I just know that health insurance is something that everyone needs to have.  Now that “Obamacare” recently Read More