Basic savings is fine for setting aside money for the short-term, but it isn’t very effective for helping that money grow. That’s where investments are key, because they provide ways to increase your assets more robustly so you can build wealth long-term. While investments can be intimidating, it’s important to learn everything you can so you can stop relying solely on paycheck income.
Jul 18, 2016 | Michael Koretzky
Women are behind men when it comes to long-term savings and retirement investments, but is it due to fear and uncertainty or due to tough life choices?
For Women, Saving
Apr 20, 2016 | Michael Koretzky
A study finds people don’t understand the rules for withdrawing money from a retirement account so now debt problems today are draining funds for the future.
Nov 16, 2015 | Meghan Alard
Consolidated Credit offers three ideas of how to go from planning to action when it comes to retirement savings. Here’s what you need to do for success.
Sep 11, 2015 | Monica Victor
Americans believe they might outlive their retirement and Social Security will run dry by the time they retire but most aren’t doing a thing about it.
May 06, 2015 | Meghan Alard
A new poll finds retirees feel confident they’ll be financially secure during retirement – they just wished they’d been able to retire 4 years sooner.
Mar 31, 2015 | April Lewis-Parks
Brokers are putting their interests ahead of their clients who are seeking help to save for retirement. A new rule to mandate the practice is underway.
Feb 20, 2015 | Meghan Alard
Your paychecks will stop coming in once you retire, but that doesn’t mean you can live without regularly monthly income. We explain how to do it.
Jan 20, 2015 | Meghan Alard
You’d think investors would be the most prepared for retirement, but a new survey shows even the most prepared may not necessarily feel prepared enough.
Dec 12, 2014 | April Lewis-Parks
Can Money Buy Happiness? Affluent women say it helps. They credit their success to the financial lessons their parents passed on in their formative years.
Financial Wellness, For Women, Retirement
Oct 24, 2014 | April Lewis-Parks
A recent survey reveals a scary trend. Americans don’t believe they’ll have enough money to live on when they get old and they aren’t preparing either.