Personal Finance Archive
Last week, Next Avenue kicked off our weekly series of forecasts for Americans over 50 with predictions for the future of their health over the next five and 10 years — plus a Jetsons forecast beyond that. Now it’s my turn to do something similar for the personal finances of Americans over 50. Credit: Shutterstock Over the next three
Managing money properly is one of the most common things that people struggle with on a day-to-day basis. Though it can be difficult to carefully track your finances, failure to do so can have a significant negative impact on your life, in some cases resulting in bankruptcy or an inability to ever create decent savings.
This summer, while lounging by the pool, why not pick up a little summer reading to help you learn something new? As a kid, summer reading was likely the bane of your existence, but as an adult, it’s truly the opportunity to soak in a little knowledge as you soak up the sun. To help
Now is the perfect time for adults to reflect on their own educational experiences. Not only is it quarterly tax time, but it’s also the start of the new school year, which gives us all a great excuse to think about our (hopefully happy) formative schooling years. And for most of you, this means also reflecting
Is your personal finance lesson spongeworthy? In one of the most memorable Seinfeld episodes of all-time, Elaine’s preferred contraceptive sponge is pulled off the market, causing her to hoard her existing stash. With a limited supply, Elaine agonizes over whether the man she’s dating is “spongeworthy” or if she should wait for a better catch. Elaine’s dilemma