March 22, 2017 |
Parents are downsizing and delaying retirement to make sure their kids and their savings are both in tact.
March 14, 2017 |
The least and most expensive states to live in when it comes to long-term health care, from home health aides to living facilities.
February 23, 2017 |
Forty percent of American families are making thousands of dollars in medical, auto, or tax payments at some point in a year but even after paying, they’re suffering from crippling debt.
February 13, 2017 |
You get two extra days to file your taxes, but with some changes that are in effect this year you shouldn’t wait to file. Especially because your refund might be delayed if you claim a certain tax credit.
January 12, 2017 |
What if you don’t have enough cash even for a tragedy, disaster, or other emergency? Most of us aren’t ready for one.
January 11, 2017 |
Money has a huge impact on our overall well-being in life. To reduce stress and be happier, we need money or a better attitude when it comes to money.
January 4, 2017 |
While women will have to spend more on health care in retirement, that doesn’t mean men have it very easy. Both groups face a huge struggle to save for their golden years.
January 3, 2017 |
Financial optimism is higher now than it was five years ago
December 26, 2016 |
Thieves and even family members are increasingly targeting senior citizens.
December 22, 2016 |
The things I learned during my time at Than Merrill’s Real Estate Class
December 6, 2016 |
Most middle-income Americans don’t have a financial plan, while nearly half of those making more than $100,000 a year have do have one.
November 24, 2016 |
Knowing your options is important to a comfortable retirement.
November 7, 2016 |
Will female clients increase demand for female financial planners?
November 3, 2016 |
We ask a CPA for advice. What he says might surprise you.
October 26, 2016 |
A reader worries that her husband doesn’t worry about saving for retirement.
October 20, 2016 |
Women who take career breaks could face a retirement savings shortfall of nearly $1.3 million.
October 13, 2016 |
Having trouble picking a costume this Halloween? Just go where your money (or lack of) leads you.
October 6, 2016 |
We ask a certified financial planner what they can do about it.
October 3, 2016 |
Want to get your finances on track? Try moving more.
September 19, 2016 |
Income is last on the list for what young people want out of work, and it’s affecting how they interpret the value of money.
September 12, 2016 |
But saving does, and most of us prefer it that way
August 29, 2016 |
Asian Americans have a higher median personal income, believe they can retire earlier, and save more money than the general population.
August 15, 2016 |
Young people are more stressed about retirement than paying off their student loans.
August 4, 2016 |
With low wages and high student loan debt, it turns out millennials can’t fathom the idea of saving more than they actually need, if they can save at all.
August 2, 2016 |
Some experts say retiring with debt isn’t bad. But they might not be talking about you.
July 20, 2016 |
What do Americans fear most about retiring? Living too long. They don’t have a death wish, but they’re afraid of running out of money before they run out of time.
July 12, 2016 |
Only an idiot, and a very rich one at that, would waste $200,000 on lunch, right? Wrong.
June 28, 2016 |
Most Americans predict they’ll run out of money before they die
June 23, 2016 |
women of this generation feel less secure in their financial futures
June 6, 2016 |
Why most Americans don’t feel secure for retirement
April 27, 2016 |
A reader is torn between paying off her credit cards, saving for retirement, or doing a little of both.
April 12, 2016 |
If you have so much stuff that you,re paying to store it, do yourself a favor by getting rid of it.
March 15, 2016 |
To accumulate the funds for your golden years is not that hard, but it requires some planning.
November 10, 2015 |
Following these steps can help ensure that you do not live longer than your money once you stop working.
November 9, 2015 |
A new study shows what retirees REALLY do with their free time and tight budgets.
October 12, 2015 |
Here’s how to counter the doom and gloom about retirement savings.
October 5, 2015 |
Automatic savings plans like a 401(k) have helped millions of Americans, but are they hurting them, too?
September 28, 2015 |
You’ve heard of ADD. But how about DAD?
September 8, 2015 |
Save smarter instead.
August 11, 2015 |
Sure, there’s accounting software. But sometimes, you need a human being to help you.