The current high price of higher education is unsustainable, and saving for it can be difficult and painful. Future changes in the higher education system could affect how you save for your children’s education.
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Will Social Security Still Be Available When You Retire?
As the baby-boom generation phases into retirement, the future of social security is uncertain. There are a few strategies the government may use to close the gap in income, and you need to be prepared for each possibility.
How COVID-19 Has Impacted Retirement Confidence
Americans are feeling a distinct lack of confidence, particularly when it comes to retirement. Whether employed or unemployed, the survey found that 23% of workers are no longer certain they can retire comfortably following the coronavirus pandemic.
5 Things You Need to Know About The Secure Act
The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 (SECURE) became effective Jan. 1, 2020, and many people have questions about it.
Here are the top 5 things consumers should know.
Does Your Retirement Plan Include Inflation Risk?
None of us can predict the future, but we can plan. Inflation diminishes purchasing power over the years and increases the costs of services that retirees and pre-retirees need. Given that more Americans are living longer, it can pay dividends to include inflation risk in your overall planning.
How a Furlough (or Layoff) Affects Your Finances…and Retirement
Being furloughed is a serious and scary event. Here are six things you should know: