October 25, 2016
Blame low oil prices. In a stunning fall, oil prices hit a 12-year low in June, trading below $30 a barrel, down from a peak of $151.72 achieved in June of 2008.1 What once seemed a positive for consumers became a serious threat to economic growth, prompting fears of a recession.
October 24, 2016
How much will it cost you to send your kid to school in 5, 10, or 15 years’ time? Figure out how much it will cost – and how to build your college savings!
October 21, 2016
You started off 2016 gung-ho on your money goals. You resolved to spend less, save more, pad that nest egg and finally build your emergency savings to six months. So now that we’re into the last three months of the year, how are those goals coming along?
- Your Finances
- How the Finance Bar Put Financial Education on Wheels
- How Good Choices Can Save You Money on Insurance
- Read Beyond the Headlines When It Comes to Investing
- Enjoying Retirement
- 5 Common Medicare Mistakes to Avoid
- Is Tiny House Retirement for You?
- Cutting Costs While in the Medicare Donut Hole
- Business & Careers
- Want More Productive Meetings? Take 6 Simple Steps
- 3 Tips for Managing Your Former Peers
- Do You Really Need a Meeting? Ask Yourself This One Question
- Home & Family
- These Two Types of Insurance are Critical for Protecting Your Family Finances
- New FAFSA Changes Could Get You More Financial Aid
- Questions to Ask About Being a Stay-at-Home Parent
- Focus on Women
- No Fear in Reinvention: One Woman’s Path From Speech Pathologist to CEO
- Understanding FMLA and Family Medical Leave Options
- 5 Things to Consider About Store Credit Cards
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September 1, 2016
Life insurance can be a complex topic to understand, but it doesn’t have to be. Get a handle on a few of these life insurance basics.
September 8, 2016
Our experts answer questions about investing and your finances. This month, learn more on how elections affect the markets—the stock market and more.