Budgeting, Saving and Investing
Posted: November 21, 2016
Between ages 40 and 59, the sandwich generation faces unique financial challenges. Many are raising a young child, financially supporting an adult child, or providing financial support to both a parent and a child. But there are ways to minimize the financial demands of being pulled in two directions.
Posted: November 7, 2016
Knowing the rules on capital gains and losses can help you make decisions about whether it makes sense to sell. We offer answers to some key questions.
Posted: October 14, 2016
Before scary sprees leave your bank account vacant, we offer some easy ways to slash your spending without sacrificing fun.
Posted: October 4, 2016
Women with full-time jobs earn an average 79 cents for every dollar men make. Given potential lower salaries over the course of their careers, good money management and smart investment choices become even more critical. We spotlight questions women should be asking about their financial planning, and the answers they need.
Posted: September 21, 2016
Students may have spent years in school academically preparing for higher education, but they may not feel completely ready to handle their finances. We offer five tips for students who want to get high marks in managing their money.
Posted: August 29, 2016
During such an emotional time, it can be difficult to remember what needs to be done, keep track of important documents and, especially, to make hard decisions that no one wants to make. We recommend the following steps to take in the event of a loss of a loved one.
Posted: August 4, 2016
Do you feel you're spending too much on your prescriptions? That's not too surprising. Americans laid out an estimated $457 billion on prescription drugs in 2015, according to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Don't despair, though. We provide smart ideas for trimming those costs.