Debt ceiling, wars overseas, stock market ups and downs…it’s enough to make you want to hide under your blanket for the rest of your life! Don’t let the turbulence in the news distract you […]
Our hearts go out to the residents of Boston. As they and residents of areas affected by destructive events know, a disaster can bring about not only emotional hardship, but financial hardship, as well. […]
We’ve all heard of the classic three-legged retirement income stool: pensions, social security, and personal savings. Unfortunately for many upcoming retirees, that three-legged stool only has one leg. That’s personal savings. In a Social […]
If you’re saving for something right now, wouldn’t it help to know how well you’re doing? Definitely. Here are two ways to estimate the future value of your savings.
It’s no secret that certain factors may keep your child from getting as much financial aid as possible. As a result, here are three ways you may increase their chances of getting financial aid […]
What would you do if your investments lost 10% in a single day? A) Add more money to my account. B) Hold steady with what I’ve got. C) Yank my money; I wouldn’t be […]
Tax rates for families making more than $450K and individuals making more than $400K have gone up due to the recent fiscal cliff negotiations. While it may feel unfair, effective tax rates still are […]