If you have a student in the process of applying for colleges, you understand the heavy price tags that come with many colleges. If financial aid is something you are considering, we have compiled a list of facts that will be important to know.
According to new research by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, US households are claiming their Social Security much later than they did ten years ago. In 1995-1999 over 50% of eligible 62-year-olds claimed Social Security as soon as they could. Ten years later, less than one third did.
You will spend over 50% of your life working. Which is why we get anxious when retirement finally comes around, excited to finally start living on our terms. You may be looking forward to the extra time with your family and spouse. While retiring at the same time as your spouse may seem appealing, it’s important to consider what makes the most sense financially and emotionally.
As we start the New Year, for many it's time to make some resolutions. Although resolutions can be notoriously tricky to keep, financial resolutions are some of the hardest. Keeping track of a spending plan for the year can be an arduous process. Here are six money resolution mistakes to avoid in the New Year.