From college to retirement, plan for all of life's milestones.
If your family is like many others, talking about money is taboo. Don’t let poor communication be the reason your legacy doesn’t last for generations.
If you're the beneficiary of a large inheritance, you may find yourself suddenly wealthy. Even if you expected the inheritance, you may be surprised by the size of the bequest or the diverse assets you've inherited. You'll need to evaluate your new financial position, learn to manage your sizable assets, and consider the tax consequences of your inheritance, among other issues.
It doesn’t matter if your child is still learning to count or deriving equations with ease, there’s no better time to get started saving for his or her college education than right now.
Being able to send your child to college is near the top of the wish list for most parents. A college education can open doors to many opportunities, and is increasingly necessary in today's economy. But that diploma doesn't come cheap.
There used to be a time when cash ruled the roost. When a healthy wallet was packed with a selection of bills: some ones and fives and a few twenties, and if things were really going well a nice crisp $100.
Planning for marriage encompasses more than just deciding whether to serve chicken at the reception and whether you should take a honeymoon cruise.
The holidays are a time to celebrate family and loved ones. As you catch up with older relatives this holiday season, consider addressing a problem that costs seniors an estimated $2.9 billion a year: elder financial fraud.
Crowdfunding is gaining popularity and paving the way for the next generation of giving. Explore how this new form of fundraising is capturing the attention and dollars of younger generations while traditional nonprofits are struggling.
For young adults with college debt, deciding whether to pay off student loans early or contribute to a 401(k) can be tough. It's a financial tug-of-war between digging out from debt today and saving for the future.
Family dinners are a time to bring the generations together – for better or worse.