AFCPE Member Awards are open! Nominate a fellow AFCPE Member who is doing great work in the field. Click here to learn more!

X
Why I Use Tiller Money as a Financial Coach

As a financial coach, people often ask me, “what’s the best tool for budgeting?” And it’s a fair question! There are hundreds of budgeting tools out there, from free ones like Intuit’s Mint, to intricate tools like You Need a Budget (YNAB). While everyone has their own opinion, my personal...

Read More >
Life After the Equifax Data Breach…

The Equifax data breach forever changed the landscape of consumer data protection. For consumers, it was the first time that a breach exposed at one time essentially all the components an identity thief needs to commit a variety of crimes. Because the hacked information included names, Social Security numbers, birth...

Read More >
Did You Hear?

When it comes to spoken word education and entertainment, podcasts are a media on the rise. Podcasts are similar to radio shows and are available in downloadable episodes. Episodes generally focus on a specific topic and can last anywhere from 5 minutes to 2 hours or more. They can be...

Read More >
There’s an App for That!

6 Tips to Help You Find Your Smartphone Budgeting App These days I feel like I have an app for everything. Whether I’m grocery shopping, getting directions, or just killing time, I have an app that helps me with all these things. With all that time we spend on our...

Read More >
The Role of Smart Phones in Financial Education

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn” In other words, we learn the most by doing. Up until now, most financial education has attempted to "tell" or "teach".  Even in today's digital world, financial literacy has mostly consisted of transposing to computer screens...

Read More >