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Over 40 with no retirement savings? Take these 5 steps
Over 40 with no retirement savings? Take these 5 steps Money & Credit February 8, 2016
When Leslie Tayne turned 40, her retirement savings, like those of many Americans, were nonexistent. Tayne, founder of New York…
5 smart signs you are taking on good debt
5 smart signs you are taking on good debt Money & Credit August 21, 2015
Debt is often a hated, four-letter word among savers. Contrary to popular belief, debt isn't always bad, especially when it…
5 money-saving tips all millennials need to know about credit cards
5 money-saving tips all millennials need to know about credit cards Money & Credit July 31, 2015
Don't shy away from taking out a credit card. That's the advice Rick Roque gives to millennials. Roque, managing director…
5 huge red flags that your spouse is sabotaging your budget
5 huge red flags that your spouse is sabotaging your budget Money & Credit July 30, 2015
You and your spouse created a household budget that you thought worked for both of you. But there are troubling…
8 dos and don’ts for young workers planning an early retirement
8 dos and don’ts for young workers planning an early retirement Money & Credit July 24, 2015
Retiring before you're 65 seems unlikely, but not impossible. Lawrence Pon's client got lucky and retired early and comfortably after…
Emergency fund broken? Here’s how to fix it
Emergency fund broken? Here’s how to fix it Money & Credit July 20, 2015
Don't have an emergency fund? Then you're asking for trouble. What happens if your home's water heater bursts? What if…
4 reasons to do an IRA in 2015
4 reasons to do an IRA in 2015 Money & Credit July 13, 2015
Lee Frush knows that it's not always easy to think about retirement: You still have kids to send to college,…
7 wise financial habits to learn from our grandparents
7 wise financial habits to learn from our grandparents Money & Credit July 9, 2015
How many times have your grandparents rushed out to spend $800 on the latest and greatest laptop only to do…