Posts by LearnVest

Ask a CFP: ‘Should You Ever Close a Credit Card?’

Tempted to cancel a zero-balance card? LearnVest CFP® Tom Gilmour weighs in on whether it’s a FICO-friendly move. More

The Winner of the March Call to Action!

Last month we asked: How did you break through a career roadblock and boost your career growth? Here’s our winner’s powerful response. More

The Waste Not, Want Not Cookbook: How You Can Save $2,000 on Food Each Year

Forty percent. That’s how much food goes uneaten in the U.S. annually—and this cookbook author is aiming to change that. More

What Would You Give Up … to Be Debt-Free?

We asked debtors across the country to divulge what beloved item they’d gladly sacrifice if it meant achieving financial freedom. More

Embrace the April Call to Action (You Could Win $100!)

We want to know: If you had the chance to hit the refresh button on one financial mistake from your past, what would it be? More

Your April 2015 Financial To-Dos

It’s Financial Literacy Month, and we’re celebrating by getting a head start on these money must-dos for spring. More

The Skinny on Special Enrollment: 4 Times You Can Revisit Your Health Benefits

Even though open enrollment has passed, you can still make benefits changes—if you experienced one of these big changes. More

Ask a CPA: ‘How Do I Fix a Mistake on My Already-Filed Tax Return?’

Submitted your 1040 with an error? Don’t stress! A tax professional explains how (and why) to amend it. More

7 Money Links We Love: 6 Ways Money Can Buy Happiness (That’s Right)

Why now is prime time to list your house, the 11 most overlooked tax breaks and more in this week’s roundup. More

The Physical-Financial Connection: 3 Strategies for Helping to Curb Bad Habits

Whether you’re aiming to shed pounds or save more money—or both!—these key habits can help you achieve optimum health and wealth. More