As you begin to look your student loans in the rear view mirror, other debts seem to creep in – a second (or third car), vacation homes, boats and more. While these things can add to your current quality of life, be careful to not over-extend based upon your longer term goals of financial security.

Credit card debt can be crushing. The interest rates being charged are really high. Ideally, you do not want to charge any more to a credit card than you can pay off in full every month. But, if you are carrying credit card debt, our financial tools calculator can help you determine how long it will take to pay it off.

Time to upgrade to a larger home? As the sound of children’s voices fill your home, it quickly becomes clear that your current house is getting smaller. Use our financial tools calculator to see how much mortgage you might qualify for.