If you’re not thinking about your taxes yet, you should be—identity thieves certainly are.
During tax season, there’s a significant increase in the sharing of sensitive information, both online and via […]
Yesterday’s big news was that the Federal Reserve (Fed) has finally increased interest rates, by 25 basis points or one-quarter of 1 percent. On the face of it, this increase […]
When handling financial matters with a college student, parents often struggle to find the right balance between hovering over the child’s every decision and granting too much financial freedom, too […]
Retirees tend to be more confident about having a financially secure retirement than current workers, according to the Employee Benefit Research Institute.
Retirement confidence is highest among workers who say they […]
You’ve probably heard how important it is to establish and maintain an emergency fund. Unfortunately, most people don’t fully realize this until a money emergency is upon them. Are you […]
At any age, health care is a priority. When you retire, however, you will probably focus more on health care than ever before. Staying healthy is your goal, and this […]
Spring is in the air, which for many means waking up from hibernation and cleaning out the clutter. But don’t forget about clearing the cobwebs from your “financial house,” too! […]
Each day between 2011 and 2030, 10,000 baby boomers will celebrate their 65th birthdays. As the boomers grow older, their middle-aged children may find themselves in a challenging situation: providing […]
The Internal Revenue Code says that if you receive a distribution from an IRA, you can’t make a tax-free (60-day) rollover into another IRA if you’ve already completed a tax-free […]
With the end of 2014 quickly approaching, it is a wonderful time to begin organizing your finances for the New Year. We’ve put together a list of important financial planning […]