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Money and Pets: Q&A with Access Veterinary Care

pets and money, man pets dog

Last year, Gregory Frahm-Gilles and his colleagues founded Minneapolis-based Access Veterinary Care to provide “exceptional veterinary care that is approachable, affordable and accessible.” We asked them how all pet owners can take the best care of their pets within their financial constraints.

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SafetyNet Review from Bud, a Real Disability Insurance Customer

Video Transcription of SafetyNet Review Bud, a Real SafetyNet™ Customer: Have you heard Bud’s story? As I’m getting the ground ready for gardening I twisted my hip It was a pain that I hadn’t felt before…to the point where I really couldn’t walk. I had a total hip replacement. So then we realized I’m not […]

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The Frugal Closet Challenge: Could You Refrain from Buying Yourself One Piece of Clothing for an Entire Year?

Roshni Chowdry and daughter: Frugal Shopping Challenge

SafetyNet™ Head of Customer Experience Roshni Chowdhry admits to her own materialistic tendencies. Specifically, she says, she is well-acquainted with the short-term thrill of the impulse buy, especially when it comes to clothing. But that was several years and three separate no-shopping challenges ago. Having twice refrained from buying herself any new clothing for an […]

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Largest black business expo in Wisconsin returns bigger and better

Black Business Expo

Originally Published by WKOW on July 14, 2017 By Brandon Taylor Watch the video MADISON (WKOW) — The largest African American consumer tradeshow in Wisconsin is back for the second summer in a row. The annual Heymiss Progress Expo and Job Fair attracts attendees and vendors from Madison, Milwaukee, and surrounding areas. On Monday, Sabrina Madison […]

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SafetyNet Review from Eric, a Real Unemployment Insurance Customer

Video Transcription of SafetyNet Review Eric, a Real SafetyNet™ Customer: I’ve been a truck driver off and on for like 20 years. I love driving trucks, but I’m getting older. Anything can happen, you know, I can get hurt. What if I lose my job? Bills don’t stop coming. People are financially strapped. About half […]

SafetyNet Review from Rachel, a real Job Loss Insurance Customer

Video Transcription of SafetyNet Review Rachel, a Real SafetyNet™ Customer: Have you heard Rachel’s story? She is what motivates me to continue to do my best. Being a single parent, for me it’s really important for her to see that like we’re okay and that we have a good life. It’s now my responsibility to […]

Join Us for a Money Smart Week Tweet Chat!

Join us on Friday, April 28, 2017 @ 2pm Central Time for an hour-long Tweet Chat in recognition of Financial Literacy Month and Money Smart Week. Join us online and participate in our Tweet Chat and get a FREE eco-friendly grocery bag*! Question 1: What kind of financial literacy education did you receive from your family or school? Question 2: […]

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5 Steps to Save Successfully During America Saves Week 2017

America Saves Week 2017

By Tammy G. Bruzon, America Saves America Saves Week is coming up on Feb. 27 – March 4, 2017. This is an annual opportunity for people to assess their savings and take action to improve their financial health. We encourage savers to save even more to reach their goals faster. For people who are living paycheck […]

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SafetyNet™ Review from Waunakee, WI Customer

Video Transcription of SafetyNet Review Raymond W. from Waunakee, Wisconsin, a Real SafetyNet™ Customer: I am a small engine technician. I work on all sorts of outdoor power equipment and even do some automotive repair on my own stuff. There’s not much out there that I can’t fix. I had work’s rental trailer. That trailer’s […]