Peace of Mind - the dictionary definition is the absence of mental stress or anxiety. It is what we all strive for but probably very rarely get. We do, however, think that when we retire we will have our chance to achieve true peace of mind – is this realistic in today’s world?
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To meet your financial goals and build a cushion for potential emergency situations, it’s important to find ways to save money wherever you can on major expenses. But what are some ways to minimize necessary costs? Here are some components of your transportation budget that could be adjusted to unlock major savings.
Just as quietly and mysteriously as it began, America’s antipathy for millennials disappeared. After years of trend pieces about “Generation Broke,” Gen Y has risen above its festering reputation.
The current recession, while far more severe than any in recent memory, should eventually bottom out. When it does, Americans will once again be looking for ways to accumulate assets for the future. And when that happens, many will turn to Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) to accomplish their objectives.
Interest rates, which have been at all-time lows, have recently been on the rise. Because rates have such an impact on just about every facet of our financial lives, it’s crucial to understand how rising interest rates will impact them. So what are savers and investors to do as offensive or defensive moves?
As more experienced credit card applicants know, a preapproved credit card offer isn’t as clean cut as it might appear. However, a bit of persistence, calculated persuasion and a little-known phone number might help you triumph in a credit card reconsideration appeal.
Addressing the issue of saving money is the most fundamental, yet neglected aspect of personal finance in the U.S. today.
How and when you file for Social Security is an important decision and has a big effect on the size of the Social Security checks throughout retirement. But what many people may not realize is that monthly Social Security benefits may be reduced if a recipient continues working while receiving them.
Sixteen publicly traded stocks selling for between a penny and a dime per share offer a low-cost way to own a piece of a company based in the Las Vegas Valley. Four more stocks trade for between a dime and a dollar per share.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. says that a recent cyberattack compromised customer information for about 76 million households and 7 million small businesses.