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Parenting Time and Substance Abuse

Parenting Time and Substance Abuse

Often I will get a call from a parent who is worried because a child’s other parent has a substance abuse issue.  Sometimes it is a chronic issue, where the non-using parent has known that the other parent drinks too much, abuses marijuana, or uses hard drugs....

COVID-19 Relief and Student Loans

COVID-19 Relief and Student Loans

Most people with student loans are probably already aware that the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act,  passed March 27, 2020, allowed most student loan borrowers to get an interest-free forbearance on student loan payments.  Many people do not...

Don’t Use Your 401(K) To Pay Off Credit Cards

Don’t Use Your 401(K) To Pay Off Credit Cards

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused financial stress to many families.  Employees are laid off or furloughed.  Business owners are trying to survive extended closures and reduced consumer spending as their former customers deal with their financial setbacks. If you have...