Kelvin Collins

Your Money: Tips on giving to police and firefighter organizations

The police and firefighters in your community put their lives on the line daily to protect you, your family and your community. So when you get a... Read more

Your Money: Save on your next summer vacation

Vacations can sometimes come with a hefty price tag. Rather than overspending, be proactive and plan ahead. This time around, you can enjoy a real... Read more

Your Money: Be a smarter consumer

There is no shortage of scams out there today. Consumers of all ages and nationalities are targeted by con artists whose primary goal is to part... Read more

Your Money: If disaster strikes are you prepared financially?

We have seen our fair share of rain and storms over the last month so it seems timely to think about planning for natural disasters. Natural... Read more

Make a home-safety plan before a trip

With an estimated 136 million Americans going on at least one vacation this summer, safety and security precautions are a must. Proactive measures... Read more

Your Money: Gifting clubs are pyramid schemes

Better Business Bureaus are detecting a rise in gifting clubs, groups that manage to convince newcomers that they will receive thousands of... Read more

Your Money: Sidewalk salesmen and parking lot peddlers

It is the weekend and you are dashing to complete a list of errands. As you pull into the parking lot of a neighborhood mall or store, you see... Read more

Your Money: Beware of Memorial Day scams aimed at military personnel

Memorial Day is a time to honor those who serve our country and remember those who have died in war. But sadly, it has also become a key... Read more

Move safely and securely while avoiding scams

May is National Moving Month, which kicks off the busiest time of year for Americans changing residencies. It also means unlicensed movers and... Read more

Your Money: Don't fall for fake promises of lower property taxes...

As the economy improves, property prices are rebounding – and so are property taxes. Most municipalities mail tax assessments each spring.... Read more