Sun, 30 Apr 2017 09:24:00 -0400The investment adage "Sell in May" may have something to it. It holds up better across time and countries than many people realized and proponents believe it beats buy and hold strategies over time.
Sun, 30 Apr 2017 08:11:00 -0400The SWAN investor is seeking a fundamentally safe investment strategy where principal preservation and sustainable income (and growth) are a must.
Sun, 30 Apr 2017 08:00:00 -0400Caring for a mentally ill parent, especially when you are the primary caregiver, can be exhausting. But there is help. Here are some resources.
Sun, 30 Apr 2017 07:33:00 -0400The majority of your wealth is likely in IRA types of retirement accounts, so it makes good sense to learn more about these seemingly simple, yet mind-numbingly complex tax-deferred retirement accounts. Learn the most important ins and outs of IRAs with this list of 7 things IRA owners must know.
Sun, 30 Apr 2017 01:03:00 -0400A new survey finds that adult children want their parents to age at home. They worry about it. And they want to talk about it.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 22:13:00 -0400In a first-of-its-kind collaboration, home care startup Honor and the AHA on May 1 will bring the AHA’s latest heart disease and stroke research out of the lab and directly into the homes of patients suffering from heart disease or recovering from a stroke.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 20:12:00 -0400Should you rollover your 401(k) with a former employer or not? Here are three ideas on what to do with your orphaned 401(k) plan.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 10:16:00 -0400The answers to three simple questions can give you insight into your overall financial stress or well-being. Then try behavioral economist Sarah Newcomb's quick exercise for helping improve your mindset.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 10:10:00 -0400The teenage years can be tough, as your children start to become more independent. When it comes to managing their money, give them more and more control until you they are out of the house. Here are five money lessons to help your teen master their money.
Sat, 29 Apr 2017 00:07:00 -0400Frank Baum wrote it in his 1900 novel "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz": "There's no place like home." And we find out as we get older that the thought of living anywhere but home is almost more than we can bare. The fact is our homes-whatever their splendor-are our castles and we want to stay in them.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:01:00 -0400House Republicans wants to price people 55-64 out of the individual health market. Why not let them buy into Medicare?
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 11:15:00 -0400Research shows ties between feelings of well-being and how much control people believe they have in their financial lives helping to demonstrate the benefits of simplifying and paring down.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:37:00 -0400Today’s column addresses reader questions about the timing of spousal benefits and divorced spousal benefits, disability benefits and the timing and availability of widow(er)'s benefits.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:14:00 -0400Teach your kids to understand the value of a dollar early on. Over their lifetime, millions of dollars will flow through their fingers. If they understand that one simple dollar can make a difference, then it will — to their future.
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 09:12:00 -0400You may need up to $350,000 in retirement to cover out-of-pocket healthcare expenses. Here's how to close the gap.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:39:00 -0400Death and finances are two of the most difficult topics for people to talk about. Here are five tips to help American workers plan ahead for one of life’s unfortunate certainties.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 16:11:00 -0400In baseball, nobody gets on base every time at bat. If they strike out a couple times in a game, or series, you don’t fire them immediately. Buried within any player’s on base average is a certain amount of randomness that must be endured. Investing is very much the same.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 15:34:00 -0400This financial adviser says taking these steps can help you protect your assets after a divorce and shore up your finances.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 12:46:00 -0400Trusts come in all shapes and sizes -- and may be the perfect tool for your financial and legal needs.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:58:00 -0400In a recent Next Avenue webinar, reverse mortgage experts provided this information about how the loans work and who can get them.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 10:21:00 -0400In a high market
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:31:00 -0400Life insurance, when used properly, can help supercharge a retirement plan by make the plan more tax efficient, providing peace of mind, improving total portfolio returns, and creating a source of income replacement.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 08:00:00 -0400The second general approach to dealing with the question of longevity and sustainable spending is to leave the concept of planning horizons behind and simply incorporate survival probabilities into calculations.
Thu, 27 Apr 2017 06:00:00 -0400When it comes to student loans, we often think of them as a burden on new college grads. However, the number of older Americans with student loan debt is growing. For many of those older borrowers, it’s not even their own educations that they’re financing. Read on to find out more.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:23:00 -0400With the Nasdaq Composite index breaking through the 6,000 milestone for the first time and the Dow Jones Industrial Average regaining territory above 21,000, does this market exuberance represent a new ‘dotcom-style’ bubble or a tech revolution? And, what should investors consider now.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:11:00 -0400Trump's tax plan will hurt you in a number of ways. Here's how.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:39:00 -0400In a new survey from Student Loan Hero, more than half of parents who took out or cosigned a loan for their child's education now owe more than $40,000. Here's how to handle the late-in-life debt load.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:11:00 -0400CAPABLE pairs nurse and occupational therapy visits with handyman help to help older adults meet their own goals for functioning and aging at home.
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:05:00 -0400A simple guide to finding a financial advisor when you have no idea where to start.