4 Ways to Spend Your Income Tax Refund

March 7, 2014 12:00 am

Are you one of the 75% of taxpaying Americans who will get a refund this year?  That number seemed surprisingly high to me since I’ve always been taught that overpaying or having too much withheld for taxes was basically lending Uncle Sam mo…

Betsey Purinton on TV: 5/3/2013

May 3, 2013 12:00 am

Building on financial planning themes outlined in Chrissy Canapari’s March 28th blog on new parenting, Betsey Purinton, CFP® spoke to WJAR’s Frank Coletta today about the importance choosing a guardian, purchasing affordable life insura…

Rethinking College Planning – the Affordability Factor

March 11, 2013 12:00 am

Our youngest child graduates from college this June. When we make the last payment this spring, my husband and I will have put three children through one public and two private colleges. I won’t even mention how much the costs totaled – mor…