It’s March, which means millions of Americans are spending or wasting, depending on your point of view, many hours watching and discussing college basketball. It’s tempting to think that this crazy period where loveable underdogs and mighty powerhouses battle for glory on the courts is only about sports. But maybe not.
Should you take a pension lump sum when you retire from your company or a monthly pension check for life?
This week someone in my neighborhood had three UPS packages stolen from her front porch. I read a news article recently about crooks, who follow UPS delivery drivers on their routes and steal packages after the drop offs.
The holidays are a time of merrymaking and gift giving, but they can also be a time when thieves abound and houses decked with Christmas decorations can present their own hazards.
One of the scary prospects about getting old is no longer being able to stay in your own home.
This the time of year when it makes sense to explore last-minute ways to ease the tax bite that could be waiting for you on April 15. Here are eight potential ways to shrink your tax liability:
Want a nearly painless way to save more money?
Try saving just an extra percentage point a year. It doesn’t sound like much, but it can make a significant difference to your savings goals.
Joan River’s recent death illustrates a sad reality of life. We never know when our last day on earth will be.
While we can’t control that, we can control how well prepared we are to pass on our estate to our heirs and to make the transfer much easier for them.
If you have twenty-something children are they supporting themselves yet? If they are still living in your house or cashing checks that you write to keep them afloat, join the crowd. Many recent grads are finding it hard to wean themselves from the bank of mom and dad and move on with their lives.