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Helping to Care for Aging Parents

Posted on: May 20, 2014

Many baby boomers are finding that their aging parents are in need of health care assistance. Luckily, there are many options available today to help your parents grow old gracefully, either in their own home ...

Social Security and You: What Does the Future Hold?

Posted on: May 5, 2014

If you’re counting on Social Security to provide you with a secure retirement, think again. Social Security benefits only account for less than half of today's retirees' income. Longer life expectancies and the ...

Why Women Need to Save More Than Men

Posted on: May 5, 2014

Women often face greater obstacles when it comes to investing for retirement. On average, women work fewer years and earn less than men. This means that they have lower pension and Social Security benefits. But ...

Teaching Financial Literacy, Starting With Teens

Posted on: April 21, 2014

Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, 54 years old, didn't have a lot of money growing up. What she did have was a role model in her father, Charles Schwab, who founded the brokerage firm that bears his ...

Not Rocket Science - First Quarter 2014

Posted on: April 9, 2014

When the media raises the subject of beating the market through astute stock picking, the name Warren Buffett is usually cited. But what does this legendary investor actually say about the smart way to invest? 

Beware of These Retirement Pitfalls - Take Care to Avoid These Retirement Situations

Posted on: March 11, 2014

Eventually, everyone would like to find themselves at a point when they can safely and securely move into retirement. Whether or not they actually make the move, having the option to retire can offer genuine ...