MFS Monthly Tip: Calculating Your Financial Needs

Guest Blogger: Andrew Horowitz, CFP, Horowitz & Company, Inc.

Life insurance is an important component of a well-crafted financial plan. It is not necessarily something that will benefit you directly, rather it helps provide for your loved ones in the event of an untimely death.

The question that many ask is: “What is the appropriate amount of life insurance to have?”  Continue reading

On the Chopping Block


When it comes to eating healthy, there’s nothing in the rulebook that says you have to purchase pricey foods. Also, if you’re anything like me – and I’m not proud of it – I tend to dine out rather than make all the food I just bought. Eventually, if I avoid the refrigerator enough times, things go bad and the guilt sets in. Rather than put a dent in your budget, research budget-friendly recipes and grocery shopping tips to help you find tasty meals without breaking the bank. Continue reading